Facebook Pixel Code
  • logo for circumcision clinic

    Circumcision services by physicians from the Division of Urology

  • Ontario Poison Centre

    Expert poison advice 24 hours a day. Supporting all of Ontario.

  • Link to info on shopping and eating at SickKids

    Find delicious meals, gifts and specialty items at our restaurants and stores.

  • Boomerang

    Psychology, speech and other rehab services at SickKids' new clinic in York Region

Construction in the Atrium parking garage begins in April. During construction, families and visitors should give themselves extra time to park. Learn more.

Link to press release about Peter Kim malaria study
Malaria drug may help kids with rare genetic disorder, SickKids study finds (Wednesday, March 22, 2017)
A drug commonly used to treat malaria may prevent neurodegeneration in kids with rare genetic disorder called Zellweger Spectrum Disorder, new research finds. The study was led by researchers at The Hospital for Sick Children (SickKids) and is published in the journal Autophagy.
Running kids
New Canadian study suggests physical activity may help protect children from the onset of depression (Tuesday, March 21, 2017)
The health benefits associated with regular physical activity are well known, and existing research has shown that exercise may help in the treatment of depression in children. In a new study by researchers at The Hospital for Sick Children (SickKids) and University of Calgary at the Alberta Children’s Hospital, researchers have identified exercise as one of the factors that can affect a child’s risk for developing depressive symptoms in the future.
Thumbnail image of brain scan linking to web story
Study finds under-connected “social brain” in adults with autism (Tuesday, March 21, 2017)
Using a type of brain imaging technique known as magnetoencephalography (MEG), researchers studied how different brain regions connect to one another while processing emotional information. The study led by The Hospital for Sick Children (SickKids) found reduced connectivity in the social brain regions among adults with autism.

SickKids Café Scientifique March 2017
Tuesday, March 28, 2017

Cell Biology Seminar Series
Friday, March 31, 2017

Cell Biology Seminar Series
Friday, April 7, 2017

Link to perspective about obesity and mental health
Obesity and mental illness: an epidemic within an epidemic (Monday, February 13, 2017)
Dr. Elizabeth Dettmer, Staff Psychologist and Mental Health Lead with the SickKids Team Obesity Management Program (STOMP), gives her perspective on the connection between mental health and obesity.
Thumbnail linking to perspective by Alissa Ulster on National White Cane Week
Using a white cane for vision loss can be more challenging than you’d think (Tuesday, February 7, 2017)
On National White Cane Week Alissa Ulster, Social Worker in the Department of Ophthalmology and Vision Sciences, gives her perspective on raising public awareness to the challenges faced by those living with vision loss.
Mental Health thumbnail
Our shared vision for mental health services for children and youth (Wednesday, January 25, 2017)
Dr. Michael Apkon, President and CEO of SickKids and Donna Duncan, President and CEO of Hincks-Dellcrest Centre, discuss their shared vision of mental health services for children and youth.



Accreditation Canada Canada's Top 100 Employers for 2017 Green Hospital Scorecard Greater Toronto's Top Employers for 2016 Ontario – Healthier, Wealthier, Smarter - Ontario Research Hospitals Quality Healthcare Workplace Award Platinum 2015 Canada's Top 40 Research Hospitals 2015 Best Practice Spotlight Organization Canada Best Practice Spotlight Organization Canada