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Join the IWK Research Registry

Help us to improve care and the quality of life for patients and families in your community and across the globe.

Being a part of the research registry means that you are agreeing to be contacted by researchers to see if you are interested in taking part in upcoming studies at the IWK Health Centre.

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Child Safety Link and Parachute are encouraging Maritimers to ride together and prevent cycling injuries this spring/summer

HALIFAX, NS— May 4-10, 2015 is Safe Kids Week across the country and this year’s theme is Bicycle Safety. Cycling is a leading cause of unintentional injury hospitalization in Canadian kids under the age of 14. Child Safety Link (CSL) at the IWK Health Centre is partnering with Parachute to raise awareness of cycling safety in order to help prevent riding-related injuries this summer.

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31st Annual IWK Telethon for Children

The 31st Annual IWK Telethon for Children on CTV will broadcast live May 30 & 31, 2015. Did you know that you can also set-up a personal Telethon fundraising website online? Learn more.

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Outside to Play!

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Buddington is Nervous

Watch on Youtube »

Jennifer Helps Buddington Pack for a Trip to the Hospital

Watch on Youtube »

Child Life Medical Play: How to Put a Cast on a Rubber Chicken!

Watch on Youtube »

Chron's Survival Guide: The Real Deal on Tube Feeds

Watch on Youtube »