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Sharing our knowledge: The International Learner Program at SickKids

Sharing our knowledge: The International Learner Program at SickKids

February 15, 2017

Children born with cleft lip and palate conditions often require complex and highly specialized health care. Health professionals from around the world look to learn about caring for these patients from the best paediatric hospitals. For Peggy Yeo and Karen Lee Shi Mei, that...

Patients Benefit from New Model of Multi-Disciplinary Care at Al Maha Children Unit

Patients Benefit from New Model of Multi-Disciplinary Care at Al Maha Children Unit

September 15, 2016

DOHA, QATAR - Little Amira (not her real name) was born prematurely at 33 weeks and was mechanically ventilated, hospitalized and dealing with one medical condition after another. A new collaborative model of care introduced into the groundbreaking Al Maha Children’s Unit at...

Agreement Signed between Ritsumeikan University and SickKids

Agreement Signed between Ritsumeikan University and SickKids

August 25, 2016

The College of Pharmaceutical Sciences at Ritsumeikan University and The Hospital for Sick Children (SickKids) signed a Memorandum of Understanding on March 31, 2016 for the "Special Study Abroad Course" that offers fifth year pharmacy students an opportunity to join a study abroad...

SickKids Dr. Peter Dirks to lead SU2C Cancer Stem Cell Dream Team

SickKids Dr. Peter Dirks to lead SU2C Cancer Stem Cell Dream Team

February 5, 2016

On World Cancer Day, The Hospital for Sick Children (SickKids) was the venue for an announcement of $11.7 million in cancer research funding. Stand Up To Cancer Canada (SU2C), along with their partners from the federal and provincial governments and other funders introduced the SU2C...

Pain Awareness Campaign, IV Therapy Team Improve Quality of Life for Pediatric Patients

Pain Awareness Campaign, IV Therapy Team Improve Quality of Life for Pediatric Patients

January 26, 2016

THE PENNINSULA QATAR, DOHA: The pain awareness campaign and the introduction of the intravenous (IV) therapy team have resulted in improved quality of life and more positive health outcomes for paediatric patients and their families, a senior Qatari nursing official from Hamad Medical...

HMC and SickKids Celebrate Five Years of Partnership

HMC and SickKids Celebrate Five Years of Partnership

January 25, 2016

GULF TIMES, QATAR: Hamad Medical Corporation (HMC) and The Hospital for Sick Children (SickKids) in Toronto, a world-renowned paediatric academic health science centre, have completed five years of partnership in transforming paediatric healthcare services in Qatar. To mark the anniversary...

New Services at sickkidsinternational.ca!

New Services at sickkidsinternational.ca!

June 9, 2015

SickKids International is excited to announce three new services on our website. We are pleased to launch our new Continuing Education Services, customized Facilitation Services, and the Certificate in Paediatric Simulation via the International Learner Program. Our website is also...

Together We Will: The SickKids 2014-2015 Annual Report

Together We Will: The SickKids 2014-2015 Annual Report

July 31, 2015

SickKids is pleased to release our interactive annual report for 2014-2015 at www.sickkidsannualreport.ca.   The theme of this year's report is Together We Will, and speaks to the importance of the Hospital and the Foundation working together to ensure the best possible outcomes...

HMC holds workshop on future of autism services

HMC holds workshop on future of autism services

May 27, 2015

DOHA, Qatar, Apr. 6 , 2015 /Gulf Times/- To commemorate World Autism Awareness Month, Hamad Medical Corporation (HMC) recently organized activities to show support for children and families affected by autism and highlight the need to provide a better quality and more socially integrated...

HMC holds paediatric nursing symposium to develop leadership

HMC holds paediatric nursing symposium to develop leadership

May 27, 2015

DOHA, Qatar, Mar. 1, 2015 /Gulf Times/– Hamad Medical Corporation (HMC), in partnership with The Hospital for Sick Children (SickKids), Canada, recently hosted the 3rd Paediatric Nursing Symposium, under the theme, ‘Towards Sustainability: Leadership in Action’. The two-day...

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