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June 19 – A reminder that racism is a social determinant of health
Friday, June 19, 2020

SickKids scientists receive international recognition for extraordinary achievements
Thursday, April 30, 2020

SickKids and Government of Barbados launch partnership to establish Centre for Paediatric Excellence
Monday, February 24, 2020

International Women's Day 2020: Researchers in Profile
Sunday, March 8, 2020

SickKids, PAHO and St. Jude join forces with local leaders to improve childhood cancer survival in the Caribbean
Friday, February 21, 2020


SickKids-developed-“Sprinkles” added to the World Health Organization’s Model List of Essential Medicines for Children
Thursday, August 22, 2019

SickKids research students share their passion for global child health on International Youth Day
Monday, August 12, 2019

Obesity rising faster in rural areas than cities: new study
Wednesday, May 15, 2019

International Women's Day 2019- Women Nursing Leaders in Ghana: A Partner Perspective
Thursday, March 7, 2019

Lowering lactose and carbs in milk does not help severely malnourished children
Tuesday, February 26, 2019

Study finds that healthy children across four continents reach similar neurodevelopment milestones
Wednesday, January 30, 2019

Dr. Daniel Roth awarded four-year grant from the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation
Friday, January 4, 2019


Dr. Zulfiqar A. Bhutta elected to the U.S. National Academy of Medicine
Monday, October 15, 2018

Armed conflicts have contributed to five million deaths of children under age five in Africa over 20 years: new study
Thursday, August 30, 2018

The Maternal Vitamin D for Infant Growth (MDIG) trial in Bangladesh shows that maternal vitamin D supplementation does not improve fetal or infant growth
Thursday, August 9, 2018

SickKids celebrates Caribbean partnership to build capacity for care in paediatric cancer and blood disorders with the launch of the SickKids-Caribbean Initiative Phase 2
Monday, July 30, 2018

International Women's Day 2018
Thursday, March 8, 2018

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

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

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Insufficient evidence to guide recommendations on vitamin D in pregnancy
Thursday, November 30,  2017

Tenfold increase worldwide in childhood and adolescent obesity in four decades: new study
Thursday, October 12,  2017

Treating the gaps in childhood cancer care
Thursday, September 7,  2017

Global Child Health teams at SickKids celebrate Canada 150+
July, 2017

How Canada Can Help Global Adolescent Health Mature
Friday, June 2, 2017

Scaling Up Paediatric Nursing in Ghana: One-year paediatric nursing education program launches in Kumasi, Ghana
Friday, May 26, 2017

A New Approach to the Polio End Game: SickKids’ researchers contribute to first-ever cluster randomized vaccination trial in a conflict setting
Thursday, May 11, 2017

SickKids contributes to major report on health in South Asia
Wednesday, April 12, 2017

International Women's Day 2017
Wednesday, March 8, 2017

Parliamentary Secretary to the Prime Minister of Canada visits the SickKids-Ghana Paediatric Nursing Education Partnership in Accra, Ghana
Monday, January 9, 2017

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Dr. Lisa Pell awarded 2016 President's Award for 'Innovating to Drive Impact'
Thursday, December 15, 2016

Dr. Zulfiqar A. Bhutta receives The World Academy of Sciences (TWAS) 2016 Prize in Medical Sciences
Thursday, November 17, 2016

SickKids-Ghana Paediatric Nursing Education Partnership expands education program to Tamale, Ghana
Friday, October 7, 2016

SickKids contributes to early childhood development in the new Lancet research series
Thursday, October 6, 2016

SickKids contributes to framework to address global adolescent health and mortality
Wednesday, September 21, 2016 

SickKids-Caribbean Initiative launches the first paediatric haematology/oncology nursing education program in Trinidad & Tobago
Wednesday, September 14, 2016

SickKids-led study indicates malnutrition in children may lead to severe impairments in liver function 
Tuesday, September 6, 2016

SickKids recognizes students on International Youth Day 2016
Tuesday, August 11, 2016

Dr. Zulfiqar A. Bhutta receives Geneva Forum for Health Award for contributions to global maternal and child health
Tuesday, May 24, 2016

Centre for Global Child Health conferences & awards - spring 2016
Monday, May 23, 2016

A Future of Hope for Afghanistan: SickKids' researchers lead first systematic analysis of reproductive, maternal, newborn, and child health (RMNCH) and survival in Afghanistan 
Monday, May 16, 2016

Nursing Week 2016: Celebrating paediatric nurse educators
Thursday, May 12, 2016

SickKids expert contributes to major global reports on adolescent health
Tuesday, May 10, 2016

New Toronto Paediatric Cancer Stage principles provide expert consensus on the collection of paediatric cancer stages in population-based cancer registries
Tuesday, March 29, 2016

International Women's Day: Celebrating women improving child health globally
Tuesday, March 8, 2016

Dr. Stanley Zlotkin receives Order of Ontario for his work and leadership in global child health
Wednesday, January 20, 2016

SickKids joins global experts in call for stillbirth prevention in new Lancet research series
Tuesday, January 19, 2016

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SickKids informs policy efforts to combat childhood cancer in low-and middle-income countries
Tuesday, December 1, 2015

SickKids celebrates progress made in global child health at first ever Global Maternal Newborn Health Conference in Mexico City
October 18-21, 2015

SickKids contributes to major international reports supporting the United Nations' new global strategy for women's, children's and adolescents' health
Thursday, September 24, 2015

Students at SickKids celebrate International Youth Day
Wednesday, August 12, 2015

SickKids-Caribbean Initiative supports World Sickle Cell Disease Awareness Day 
Friday, June 19, 2015

SickKids Centre for Global Child Health welcomes significant grant for more paediatric nurse training in Ghana 
Tuesday, January 13, 2015

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SickKids contributes to first-ever Global Nutrition Report to provide comprehensive narrative on levels of malnutrition across the world 
Friday, November 14, 2014

SickKids organizes world’s largest paediatric cancer meeting 
Monday, October 27, 2014

SickKids supports continued efforts to save the lives of children and mothers 
Wednesday, October 1, 2014

SickKids contributes to first International Standards to assess fetal growth and newborn size worldwide 
Friday, September 5, 2014

Improving Outcomes Together: Partnerships that Strengthen Child Health Systems
Monday, August 18, 2014

SickKids celebrates Caribbean partnership 
Friday, July 11, 2014

SickKids supports the global newborn and child health agenda with launch of Every Newborn Action Plan and Countdown to 2015 report
Monday, June 30, 2014

SickKids expert leads editorial calling for paediatric cancer to be made a global child health priority
Tuesday, June 17, 2014

Dr. Stanley Zlotkin receives award for career achievement in evidence translation
Friday, June 6, 2014

SickKids welcomes unprecedented Canadian contribution to global maternal, newborn and child health
Monday, June 2, 2014

SickKids researcher leads Lancet Series analysis to save newborn lives and receives WHO award for contribution to global family health
Tuesday, May 20, 2014

Dr. Zulfiqar Bhutta receives award for outstanding contribution in nutrition research
Thursday, April 10, 2014

World Health Day emphasizes: Small bite. Big Threat. 
Monday, April 7, 2014

SickKids honoured by the University of West Indies for Caribbean initiative
Tuesday, April 1, 2014

Insightful discussions about global child health at Cafe Scientifique
Wednesday, March 26, 2014

Global Child Health Day focuses on adolescent health 
Monday, February 24, 2014

International Development Week 2014: How SickKids is making a difference 
Tuesday, February 4, 2014

World Cancer Day: How SickKids is collaborating to improve childhood cancer outcomes
Tuesday, February 4, 2014

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SickKids Centre for Global Child Health Addresses Global Maternal, Newborn and Child Health in the New England Journal of Medicine (NEJM)
Thursday, December 5, 2013

SickKids Centre for Global Child Health contributes to Global Investment Framework for Women’s and Children’s Health 
Tuesday, November 19, 2013

Winning the polio wars: SickKids researcher contributes to global conversation
Tuesday, September 10, 2013

SickKids hosts all-star cast of global child health experts for forum on diarrhea and pneumonia
Friday, August 23, 2013

Emerging SickKids Global Child Health program contributes to major Lancet Series on Maternal and Child Nutrition
Friday, June 7, 2013

AMREF-SickKids Neonatal Care Management Training in Tanzania 
Friday, June 7, 2013

SickKids researcher receives Grand Challenges Canada Stars in Global Health grant
Monday, April 29, 2013

Aiming to virtually eliminate the two top killer diseases of children worldwide 
Friday, April 12, 2013

Care in the first 1,000 days helps a 1,000 ways
Friday, February 22, 2013

AMREF and SickKids Join Forces for Child Health in Tanzania
Thursday, February 7, 2013

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