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Should food labels list the amount of exercise needed to burn off calories?

May 4, 2017

A Perspective from Daina Kalnins, Director of Clinical Dietetics at SickKids. Her clinical interests include Cystic Fibrosis and Lung Transplant.

Reflections on 10 years as Paediatrician-in-Chief

June 29, 2016

Dr. Denis Daneman, out-going Paediatrician-in-Chief, reflects on his time in the role for the past ten years and his hope for the future of health care.

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Talking to families about advanced care planning: Perspectives of families and health-care providers

February 13, 2020

Drs. Julia Orkin and Reshma Amin are SickKids leaders in the care of children with medical complexity who are technology-dependent. SickKids is home to the largest program in Canada for children with medical complexity as well as for long-term …

Julia Orkin and Reshma Amin

More SickKids families are choosing to have their child’s end-of-life care outside of critical care units

June 6, 2017

Dr. Adam Rapoport, Medical Director of the Paediatric Advanced Care Team, Kim Widger, Nurse Researcher, and Dr. Jeremy Friedman, Associate Paediatrician-in-Chief share their perspective on end-of-life care in paediatrics.

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Living kidney donation: A selfless act of giving the gift of life

November 27, 2018

Through the years, nephrologists and surgeons at SickKids have performed close to 1,000 kidney transplants in children. None of these would have been possible without the generosity of organ donors.

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Conversations about cannabis in Canada

August 29, 2018

A Perspective from Dr. Karen Leslie, Staff Physician in Adolescent Medicine, and Connie Cameron, Professional Practice Coordinator Nursing Practice, at SickKids.

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Death and Dying in PICU: Bringing academic focus and wisdom to frontline care

August 13, 2018

The death of a child is profound, with implications that impact the family and the health-care team for years. A new framework is helping clinicians advance compassionate evidence-informed care of critically ill children. Karen Dryden-Palmer and …

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SickKids patients reflect on the Rights of the Child

November 20, 2015

SickKids Children's Council members reflect on the UN Convention on the Rights of the Child.

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Beyond parenthood: Chronicling the experience of family caregivers

November 12, 2015

At the Centre for Innovation & Excellence in Child and Family-Centred Care at SickKids, we realize how valuable caregivers’ experiences are to how we care for our patients, conduct research, educate ourselves and run our organization.

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Caring with Pride

June 27, 2016

David Brownstone, Professional Practice Lead and Education Coordinator in the Department of Social Work and Co-Chair of the LGBT@SK Committee and Christine Robinson, Senior Manager Compensation and Diversity in the Human Resources Department and …

A group of four people standing at the bottom of a flag pole holding the Pride Flag at SickKids

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