New research reveals impact of COVID-19 pandemic on child and youth mental health
February 26, 2021
SickKids-led study shows troubling impact of COVID-19 pandemic on child and youth mental health.
SickKids launching simulation study to assess impact of school-reopening health and safety measures
August 13, 2020
SickKids is leading a research study that will look at the effects of physical distancing, masking, hand hygiene and other health and safety measures for students and teachers returning to school during the COVID-19 pandemic.
SickKids Centre for Brain & Mental Health funds research into COVID-19-related child and youth mental health and brain health
June 2, 2020
The SickKids Centre for Brain & Mental Health is funding new approaches to the understanding of and interventions for mental health and brain health among Canadian children and youth related to COVID-19.
Entering a new era of "SickKids care, anytime, anywhere"
May 6, 2020
When the COVID-19 pandemic hit Ontario, SickKids ramped up its range of virtual care solutions – from virtual appointments to virtual visits.
New universal masking policy in effect at SickKids
December 7, 2020
Effective today, our universal masking policy requires everyone age 6 and older to wear a hospital-provided mask at SickKids. This policy applies to staff, family caregivers, visitors, vendors, suppliers, and contractors.
SickKids and ICES-led research illustrates risk of COVID-19 for childhood cancer survivors
March 1, 2022
Survivors of childhood, adolescent and young adult cancer were not at increased risk of COVID-19 infection or subsequent severe outcomes during the first 18 months of the pandemic