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December 16, 2022

Stollery joins global network for research on heart defects

Children will benefit from local contributions, learning and data from around the world

December 14, 2022

WCHRI’s 5 Inspiring Stories of 2022

Sixteen years ago, we embarked on a challenging yet crucially important journey—to build a brighter future for women and children through supporting research excellence.

December 7, 2022

New research-backed tools ready to support parents in navigating COVID-19 pandemic

Videos and infographics provide information on vaccines, caring for a child with COVID-19 and easing children back into activities.

Featuring Shannon Scott, Lisa Hartling, Read More
November 30, 2022

Ebola may hit children harder and longer than adults, study suggests

Analysis of lab data from previous outbreak in Congo provides critical information that will help doctors treat future pediatric patients.

Featuring Michael Hawkes, Read More
November 23, 2022

Researcher engineers portable ultrasound to detect scoliosis in teens

Adapted device uses AI to reconstruct 3D scans of the spine without the need for frequent X-rays.

Featuring Edmond HM Lou, Read More
November 3, 2022

How parents can help their kids recover vital routines lost to COVID

Taking advantage of positive changes like more family time can foster resilience to disruptions in learning and social development, says educational psychologist.

Featuring Christina M Rinaldi, Read More
November 1, 2022

New rules aim to make organ donation easier, say U of A specialists

Mandatory referral, more trained staff, public education all part of creating a “culture of donation.”

Featuring Lori West, Read More
October 26, 2022

Research, services lacking for autistic Indigenous people, say researchers

National study identifies need for Indigenous-led approaches to reduce inequities in data and diagnosis.

Featuring Lonnie Zwaigenbaum, Read More
October 17, 2022

Research aims to relieve pain children feel in emergency departments

Projects include clinical trials, AI robots with information and therapeutic clowns

Featuring Samina Ali, Read More
September 21, 2022

Communication problems after concussion can cause wide-reaching issues for youth

Graduate student research examines the impacts of long-term symptoms

Featuring Douglas Gross, Read More