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, families and communities.

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Members - Researchers

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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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Alberta Children's Hospital

Celebrating ACH100

Research is Care. Care is Research. 

In celebration of the Alberta Children's Hospital turning 100, ACHRI is sharing the pride, vision and excitement for all that our research teams have and will achieve in partnership with children, families and communities.

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UCalgary researchers discover molecule in the nervous system that may hold key to treating chronic pain

Existing anti-cancer drugs could be repurposed for pain relief...

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Cal Wenzel is building opportunity

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UCalgary study finds probiotic supplement helps to form mature microbiome in extremely preterm infants

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Spinal oxygen sensors – SOS – critical sensors for when the body has low to no oxygen

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