Smiles With Grace will be the sole supporter of Great Ormond Street Hospital’s study into the rare, birth defect, encephalocele, with a £74,261 investment. Grace’s Neurosurgeon at Great Ormond Street Hospital (GOSH), Dominic Thompson, and Professor Andy Copp at The Institute for Children’s Health will collaborate to conduct the ground-breaking, two-year […]
Today Smiles presented a cheque to Lydia for the deposit to buy an adapted car. Like Grace, Lydia suffered a brain haemorrhage and, like Grace, has been a resident at The Children’s Trust, in Tadworth.
UPDATE ON SMILES STUDY – 16th June 2016 We have received the following exciting update on the Smiles Study from Vicky Jones who is conducting the project: Dear Peter and Karen, Many thanks for your on-going support with this project. We have been making some exciting progress on the mass spectrometry […]
UPDATED 28th JULY 2015 SMILES SPONSORS BREAKTHROUGH RESEARCH PROJECT The exciting news is that after six months of bureaucratic time-wasting we have finally dotted the ‘i’s and crossed the ‘t’s on the project to develop a bio-marker for monitoring the clinical outcome in children with spinal lipoma and we met with Dominic Thompson […]
BENEFICIARIES 2011 Dominic Thompson’s Research Fund This incredible man was Grace’s Neurosurgeon; he successfully operated on Grace twice. The money will help the much-needed fund for the development of neurological surgical projects. Our first cheque for the neurosurgery ward at GOSH Great Ormond Street This hospital treats children such as Grace […]