Welcome to Child Health Outcomes Research at Leeds (CHORAL)

Improving the health and wellbeing of children and young people.

Addressing Education and Health Inequity

CHORAL has contributed to an All-Party Parliamentary Group (APPG) report addressing education and health inequity and providing recommendations to improve outcomes for children and young people.

World Leading Child Health Outcomes Research at Leeds

Our Vision

A whole system connected approach for better child health outcomes.

Our Aim

To improve physical, social, and mental health of children, young people and families by:

  • Providing the infrastructure to coordinate and facilitate world leading children’s health research.
  • Enabling equitable access to health and social care.


Deliver Studies & Trials

Deliver Studies & Trials

We support world class research studies and clinical trials.

Contact us about statistical consultancy.

Find out more about children’s clinical research at Leeds Children’s Hospital.

Link Professionals

Link Professionals

We nurture a vibrant community of researchers and healthcare professionals, offering mentoring and peer support.

Train & Support

Train & Support

We train the next generation of Child Health Researchers, retaining and expanding expertise in Leeds.

Develop Research

Develop Research

We ensure young people are integrated in the co-development of impactful needs-driven research.

Our Multidisciplinary
Research Groups (MRGs)

We will support the delivery of our MRGs with cross-cutting infrastructure and capabilities.

Join our community

Support Us

If you would like to support our programme, click here to learn more about what we do and how your donations will help us. 

The organisations that made this work

Leeds hospitals charity
University of Leeds
Leeds Teaching Hospital
Leeds Childrens Hospital