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2018 News

SickKids finds an effective screening strategy for iron deficiency in young children
Wednesday, November 28, 2018

Study finds probiotics not effective in treating children with viral intestinal infections
Thursday, November 22, 2018

New CMAJ supplement on patient engagement includes SickKids collaborations
Monday, November 12, 2018

SickKids-led research team finds a potential therapeutic target for life-threatening heart condition
Monday, November 12, 2018

SickKids maintains high ranks on Canada’s Top 40 Research Hospitals 2018 list
Thursday, November 8, 2018

Molecular site identified for targeted intervention of Fragile X syndrome
Wednesday, November 7, 2018

Science Q&A: How SickKids scientists are working to understand a potentially lethal brain disease
Monday, November 5, 2018

SickKids scientist Dr. Eric Bouffet addresses UN about childhood cancer on behalf of International Society of Paediatric Oncology
Thursday, October 25, 2018

May the force not be with you: SickKids scientists find brain tumour cells hijack force-activated ion channels to promote tumour stiffening and growth
Thursday, October 18, 2018

Emergency department as first contact for mental health services more common for immigrant and refugee youth compared to those born in Canada
Tuesday, October 9, 2018

Dr. James Drake appointed Surgeon-in-Chief and Chief of Perioperative Services
Friday, September 28, 2018

Pioneering genome sequencing study links rare genetic changes to congenital cardiac condition
Thursday, September 20, 2018

SickKids team launches expanded and updated CALIPER app and website
Thursday, September 20, 2018

Celebrating a legacy of science, discovery, innovation and learning, the Peter Gilgan Centre for Research and Learning marks five years
Monday, September 17, 2018

Children's bone cancers could remain hidden for years before diagnosis
Thursday, August 30, 2018

Our earliest memories may be forgotten but not lost
Thursday, July 5, 2018

Brain scans of preterm babies could improve feeding strategies to boost brain development
Friday, June 29, 2018

Congratulations to our staff who have won awards!
Thursday, June 28, 2018

Finding the sweet spot for teens with diabetes: improving diabetes control and preventing complications
Wednesday, June 13, 2018

Malaria: Cooperating antibodies enhance immune response
Tuesday, June 12, 2018

A new diagnostic tool for paediatric stroke patients will improve diagnosis and treatment course
Friday, May 25, 2018

New research identifies red flags for frontline providers when treating infants with bronchiolitis
Monday, May 7, 2018

The real value for money of universal screening for Autism Spectrum Disorder
Wednesday, April 25, 2018

SickKids contributes to best practice guidelines on caring for children with congenital diaphragmatic hernia
Monday, March 26, 2018

Food insecurity associated with unhealthy eating habits in preschoolers
Thursday, March 15, 2018

High incidence of kidney injury in kids who receive other solid organ transplants, in world-first SickKids study
Thursday, March 1, 2018

Canada seeing the largest improvements in sickest patients with cystic fibrosis compared to U.S. and Europe
Tuesday, February 27, 2018

SickKids researchers bust commonly held myth about medulloblastoma
Friday, February 23, 2018

Childhood cancer survivors at higher risk of mental health events
Thursday, February 22, 2018

Call for researchers across Canada to sequence the genomes of 150 genetically unexplored species
Wednesday, February 14, 2018

Personal Genome Project shows whole genome sequencing could transform how Canadians manage their own health care
Saturday, February 3, 2018

Dr. Upton Allen appointed to Order of Ontario
Thursday, February 1, 2018

SickKids researchers lead first study on maternal, newborn and child health in the Islamic World
Wednesday, January 31, 2018

Research co-led by SickKids shows premature babies may be more susceptible to effects of pain from lifesaving care, harming brain development
Tuesday, January 30, 2018

Dr. Victor Blanchette appointed to the Order of Barbados for contributions to paediatric medicine and global child health
Monday, January 29, 2018

SickKids researchers to benefit from major investment in genomics and precision health research
Thursday, January 25, 2018

Care mapping: Study shows putting experience on paper helps parents of children with medical complexity
Tuesday, January 16, 2018

SickKids researchers receive over $12 million for research infrastructure projects through Ontario Research Fund
Monday, January 8, 2018