Audience: 15-18

Games, Quizzes, Videos and More

These interactive resources will help young people improve research. You can select a Filter from the tabs above, or browse the list below (most recent shown first).

 

Esme, Nicke and Freya explore research at Great Ormond Street Hospital for Children (GOSH). They talk to

– patients Lottie and Ashley about what it is like to take part in research,

– research nurses Amy and Kate about their job and

– GOSH’s Chief Executive Officer (CEO) Peter Steer about why research is important.

Myth Busters: Research in the hospital

Esme, Nicke and Freya explore research at Great Ormond Street Hospital for Children (GOSH).

The West Midlands Young Person’s Steering Group recently made a film about the Importance of Research Delivery Teams. Without these dedicated research delivery teams across the UK, important research wouldn’t be possible.

Why Research Delivery Teams are so Important to Research

A film by the West Midlands Young Person’s Steering Group.

Learning about research ethics in the classroom

These scenarios have been developed and tested by Generation R YPAGs.

This video introduction to the work of Young Persons’ Advisory Groups was written, presented and recorded by members the Birmingham YPAG.

What YPAGS do

Video introduction to the work of Young Persons’ Advisory Groups by the Birmingham group.

The Nuffield Council on Bioethics worked with Mosaic Films to produce this short animation which conveys some of the key themes of the Council’s report ‘Children and clinical research: ethical issues’ from the perspective of Mia – a character who goes through some of the questions and issues that might be raised when a young person is invited to take part in clinical research.

You can download the full report from the Nuffield Council website (scroll down the screen).

Health research: making the right decision for me

Short animation exploring clinical research from the perspective of children.

Clinical Research Workshop

This is a workshop on clinical research that can be run by teachers with young people as a learning exercise.

Clinical Trials card sorting exercise

This exercise develops knowledge of different types of research and related terminology. The task requires young people to match a phrase with its definition.

Do you want to see a 3D model of your heart?

Great Ormond Street Hospital for Children in London is researching 3-dimensional models of congenital heart diseases.

Sheena explains why she joined the YPAG

In this short video, Nottingham YPAG member Sheena talks about why she wants to get involved in research.

This video is about how children, young people and families have improved the design, development and delivery of paediatric research.  It was funded by the National Institute of Health Research (NIHR) Biomedical Centre Award to Great Ormond Street Hospital (GOSH) and University College London.

This video concerns young people participating in clinical trials.  There are other ways of participating too, and you don’t have to be in a trial to help out with Generation R.

Find out more about what you can do.

Generation R: Young people improving research

How children, young people and families have improved the design, development and delivery of paediatric research.