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SickKids scientists identify new molecular mechanism that may be responsible for initiating organ rejection (Friday, June 23, 2017)
Researchers at The Hospital for Sick Children (SickKids) and the University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine have uncovered how innate immune system cells detect and initiate the rejection of transplanted tissue in mice.
Link to study on memory and forgetting by Dr. Frankland
It turns out forgetting is really important for memory (Wednesday, June 21, 2017)
The prevailing idea in neurobiology when it comes to memories has been that remembering information is king. But according to researchers from the University of Toronto and The Hospital for Sick Children (SickKids), the role of forgetting certain information may be just as important.
Link to study about biofilms study by Dr. Lynne Howell.
Biofilms—the eradication has begun (Wednesday, June 21, 2017)
A research team led by the Research Institute of the McGill University Health Centre (RI-MUHC) and The Hospital for Sick Children (SickKids) has developed a novel enzyme technology that prevents the formation of biofilms and can also break them down.
Link to perspective from Dr. Mike Apkon on high reliability organizations and patient safety.
Caring Safely: SickKids’ journey to becoming a high reliability organization (Thursday, June 8, 2017)
Dr. Michael Apkon, President and CEO of The Hospital for Sick Children (SickKids), gives his perspective on patient safety and SickKids' journey to becoming a high reliability organization.
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Link to perspective on palliative care
More SickKids families are choosing to have their child’s end-of-life care outside of critical care units (Tuesday, June 6, 2017)
Dr. Adam Rapoport, Medical Director of the Paediatric Advanced Care Team (PACT); Kim Widger, Nurse Researcher with PACT; and Dr. Jeremy Friedman, Associate Paediatrician-in-Chief, give their perspective on families choosing to have their child's end-of-life-care outside of critical care units.
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Link to perspective by Dr. Ashley Vandermorris
How Canada can help global adolescent health mature (Thursday, June 1, 2017)
Dr. Ashley Vandermorris, Research Fellow at the Centre for Global Child Health and Staff Physician in Adolescent Medicine at SickKids, and Dr. Zulfiqar Bhutta, Co-Director of the Centre for Global Child Health discuss five themes that can position Canada to successfully champion global adolescent health.
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