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Healthy Outcomes

 

Theme Leader  Dr. Stephen Freedman

Theme Research Objectives

Healthy Living

  • Identifying and promoting positive family influences on child wellbeing and development
  • Preventing childhood injury and obesity
  • Improving and promoting childhood vaccines

Optimizing Health Outcomes

  • Ensuring evidence-based care
  • Improving care of acute and chronic childhood injury and illnesses

Specific Initiatives - Childhood Cancer Collaborative

  • New drug discovery: screening, analysis, modification and validation in cell lines and animal model systems
  • Applied therapeutics: Phase 1 and 2 clinical trials
  • Best practice research in Pediatric Psychosocial Oncology