Carer Skills Passports for carers of children and young people with complex long term conditions

This project aims to provide quality assured, standardised training in order to develop a safe, effective, flexible workforce providing person centred care in the most appropriate setting.

A self-management digital platform for children and young people with ADHD

This project aims to improve quality of care and self-management of children and young people with ADHD and their families.

Positive Reporting and Appreciative Inquiry in Sepsis (PRAISe)

This project aims to improve early sepsis management and antimicrobial stewardship.

A patient-centred checklist to promote safe, high-quality practice and improved outcomes

South west England
Run by University Hospital Southampton NHS Foundation Trust, in partnership with the Universities of Southampton and Sheffield, Health Education Wessex, Wessex Collaboration for Leadership in Applied Health Research and Care, Academic Health Sciences Network and the Sheffield Emergency Care Fo...

Using a safety case approach to demonstrate the safety of the surgical system

Led by Birmingham Children’s Hospital NHS Foundation Trust, this project aims to test the feasibility and effectiveness of the safety case approach in a complex care pathway. The team will develop a safety case and examine questions including the level of resources required, its usefulness compar...

Peter Wilson, GenerationQ Fellow

South east England
Peter Wilson has been Clinical Director of Southampton Children’s Hospital since 2010, where he has 200 direct reports. He led the development of the hospital, including the creation of a dedicated paediatric emergency department, splitting secondary and tertiary paediatrics, and the improvement ...

Quantifying parental concern to strengthen their voice

Led by Birmingham Children’s Hospital NHS Foundation Trust, this project aimed to involve parents and carers more purposefully in their child’s care and to achieve earlier identification of deterioration in a child’s condition, while reducing unnecessary parental anxiety. The team developed a com...

S.A.F.E: Situation Awareness For Everyone

Led by the Royal College of Paediatrics and Child Health, supported by UCLPartners Academic Health Science Network, and based at specialist children’s hospitals including Great Ormond Street Hospital, this project aimed to improve outcomes for acutely unwell children on paediatric wards, and redu...

Stephen Farrell, GenerationQ fellow

East of England
Stephen is Consultant Paediatric Surgeon at Cambridge University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust. He has completed nearly four years as Clinical Director for the Surgical Paediatrics Directorate, incorporating a number of children's surgical specialities.

Improving the Ambulant Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy pathway

Run by the Neuromuscular team at Great Ormond Street Hospital, this project aimed at improving the experience of boys with Muscular Dystrophy who are still ambulant (able to walk). The work focused on the care received at six-monthly follow up appointments/clinics.