Research Support

Research in children's and women's health in Glasgow and the West of Scotland is supported by a number of schemes and committees, which are currently co-ordinated in the Royal Hospital for Children, including:



The NHS GG&C Biorepository is a facility to share and use surplus tissue and clinical information for research purposes.  Ethics approved Patient Information Leaflets (for different ages) and consent forms (prepared with help from the Scottish Children’s Network Young Persons’ Group) are available to download:

Tissue Bank Information Leaflets and Consent Forms

If you are interested in the Biorepository and have a suggestion for a pilot project, please contact Jane Hair.

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