Child Health Research - for lifelong health and well-being

Children are not small adults: at every age, they are unique. Preventing stressors and treating illnesses in babies and children have lifelong benefits. Our institute is devoted to child health research in a wide spectrum of disciplines – all focused on better lifelong health and well-being for children and families.

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Child Health and Wellness: A UCalgary Research Priority

For better health and wellbeing of children and
families around the world.

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Government of Alberta announces over $22M in funding for UCalgary researchers

11 projects in engineering, health and science receive money through Research Capacity Program...

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North American study of new treatment for E. coli in children to be led at UCalgary

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If your child is afraid of — or refusing — a medical procedure, here’s how to help

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Disordered eating doubles risk of premature mortality, research shows

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