Advancing Early Childhood Development: From Science to Scale

MAY 1, 2017, Ottawa The symposium was held in partnership by the Aga Khan Foundation Canada and the Alliance for Human Development. It presented the findings from the Lancet series on early childhood development and the way forward to meet the needs of the most at risk populations. Presentations and … Read More

ACT NOW selected to lead a Jackman Humanities Institutes Working Group

We are pleased to announce that ACT NOW has received funding through the Jackman Humanities Instititutes for a Working Group on the topic of immunization . The criteria for the JHI funding is that the working group be transdisciplinary and involve partners from different institutions. Immunization is one of the … Read More

CIHR Funding Opportunity Launch: Healthy Life Trajectories Initiative Linked International Intervention Cohort Team Grant : Healthy Life Trajectories Initiative (HeLTI) – India

Application deadline: 2016-10-18 This funding opportunity will fund a Cohort Leadership Team comprised of investigators and knowledge users/policy makers from Canada and India for a cohort in India. Initiative Overview The goal of HeLTI is to generate evidence that will inform national policy and decision-making in Canada and the participating … Read More

FMIHD Research Report on Aboriginal health research ethics by Dr. Suzanne Stewart, PhD, Aboriginal Theme Lead, FMIHD

FMIHD ethics one page report, July 2016 Dr. Suzanne Stewart, PhD, Aboriginal Theme Lead, FMIHD Department: Applied Psychology and Human Development, OISE, University of Toronto, Suzanne.stewart@utoronto.ca Research Team: Juan Rodriguez, PhD Student, Ashley Hyatt, PhD Student, Nicole Elliott, PhD Student, Jessica Syrette BA. Research Question: This study explores What are … Read More