Dr. Upton Allen from SickKids leads team assessing COVID-19 prevalence, risk factors among Black Canadian communities
September 15, 2020
Medical researchers from SickKids are conducting largescale antibody testing and data collection to understand the prevalence of COVID-19 infection in Black Canadian communities.
Researchers and teachers provide initial observations from school simulation study
September 14, 2020
SickKids researchers and teachers involved in a COVID-19 safe schools simulation study have compiled preliminary observations and key learnings from their experience.
SickKids researchers studying plasma of COVID-19 survivors
May 29, 2020
SickKids is helping lead a cross-country effort to better understand and create a therapy to treat COVID-19 with convalescent plasma.
Parents, have you done your homework? Children’s Health Coalition launches new campaign to help parents get up to speed on the COVID-19 vaccine for kids
February 1, 2022
Just as children are asked to do their homework, now it’s time for parents to do their own to make an informed choice about COVID-19 vaccination for their children.
Mental health services go virtual at SickKids and SickKids CCMH during COVID-19 pandemic
May 4, 2020
SickKids' mental health enterprise had a rapid advance into virtual care in response to COVID-19.
SickKids to gradually resume scheduled clinical activities as of June 8
June 5, 2020
SickKids has received approval from Ontario Health to begin the gradual resumption of scheduled surgeries and procedures as of June 8.
SickKids gradually increasing scheduled clinical care activity
July 6, 2020
SickKids will advance to the next phase of its restart of scheduled clinical care services impacted by COVID-19.
SickKids releases recommendations for school reopening
June 17, 2020
The COVID-19: Recommendations for School Reopening report addresses how schools can reopen in a way that maximizes the safety and well-being of students, staff and their families.
SickKids experiencing COVID-19 outbreak on inpatient unit
May 20, 2021
SickKids is currently experiencing an outbreak of COVID-19 on an inpatient unit specializing in paediatric medicine and respirology.
Let the children play: Getting children and youth outdoors now for an active recovery
May 14, 2021
Native Child and Family Services of Toronto, SickKids and researchers from the Factor-Inwentash Faculty of Social Work at the University of Toronto are sending a call to action to prioritize children’s health and development during the COVID-19 …