Ways to give this holiday season: SickKids gift donation guidelines
November 28, 2017
Being in hospital during the holiday season can be tough for patients and their families. Staff and volunteers at The Hospital for Sick Children (SickKids) do their best to create a fun and familiar environment for families, in efforts to normalize …
A story of SickKids’ first scientist
November 30, 2017
Perhaps there is no one who knows SickKids’ rich culture of collaboration better than one of its most longstanding scientists and the Hospital’s first basic scientist, Dr. Bibudhendra (Amu) Sarkar.
SickKids staff and volunteers “take one for the kids” this flu season
October 28, 2015
This year, for every staff or volunteer who receives the flu shot, SickKids will provide three essential vaccines to a child in need through UNICEF Canada.
The Centre for Genetic Medicine: helping patients and families solve genetic mysteries
December 7, 2017
This year we are celebrating the five year anniversary of the SickKids Centre for Genetic Medicine. Founded in 2012, the Centre was established to bring together the brightest minds in genomics, patient care, education, policy and research with the …
Congratulations to the winners of the 2017 President’s Award
December 8, 2017
This year, there were 27 nominations for the President's Award with nominations coming from areas across SickKids, including clinical, administration, research and learning. Three individuals and two teams received this year's awards!
Colonel Chris Hadfield inspires SickKids trainees to reach for the stars
November 4, 2015
Research trainees at The Hospital for Sick Children (SickKids) had an out-of-this-world guest Tuesday afternoon as Colonel Chris Hadfield gave keynote address to the young scientists at the Peter Gilgan Centre for Research and Learning.
SickKids is one of Canada’s Top 100 Employers!
November 9, 2015
The Hospital for Sick Children (SickKids) is proud to have been named one of Canada’s Top 100 Employers for 2016 by Mediacorp Canada Inc. This is the fourth time in the last five years SickKids has received this award.
At the heart of cutting-edge research: SickKids marks one-year anniversary of Ted Rogers Centre for Heart Research
November 20, 2015
The Hospital for Sick Children (SickKids) is proud to celebrate the one-year anniversary of the Ted Rogers Centre for Heart Research, an integrated, world-class health-care initiative dedicated to improving the heart health of children and adults.
It’s our top stories of 2017, eh?
December 28, 2017
It’s not every year that you sequence the genome of a Canadian icon, so before we dive into a new year, let’s take a step back and reflect on what’s been a stellar 2017 at SickKids!
Robots, apps and more: Digital Health Week gives peek into the future of health care
November 20, 2015
From patient apps and surgical robots, to mobile alert systems and automated dispensing machines, SickKids is working hard to ensure that it has the right technology to support high quality care.