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A new initiative announced at SickKids and led by Canada’s Genomics Enterprise (CGEn) is inviting researchers from across Canada to sequence 150 new genomes from species that have never had their genomes sequenced before.
A SickKids-led collaborative study with Children’s Hospital of Eastern Ontario (CHEO) has shown the benefits of switching gastrostomy tube (G-tube)-fed children from commercial formula to homemade puréed food.
Researchers from The Hospital for Sick Children (SickKids) and the University of Toronto behind the Personal Genome Project Canada (PGP-C) are predicting whole genome sequencing will likely become part of mainstream health care in the foreseeable future.
For Canada’s International Development Week, Dr. Stanley Zlotkin, Chief of the SickKids Centre for Global Child Health, and Dr. Salim Sohani, Director of Global Health at the Canadian Red Cross, share how and why their organizations are working together to improve the lives of women, children, newborns and adolescents globally.
On "Bell Let's Talk" Day, Kelly McNaughton, Manager of the Peer Support Program at SickKids, gives her perspective on the stress, fatigue and burnout that affect health-care professionals, and how The Peer Support and Trauma Program can help.
Jason Fischer, Division Head of Emergency Medicine Division at SickKids, answers questions about cold and flu season to consider before heading to your local Emergency Department this winter.