For Immediate Release – Halifax: An online community is connecting youth at the IWK Health Centre with youth at health centres across Canada, eliminating some of the obstacles and restrictions that hospitalization and illness can place upon them. Upopolis is a private Canadian therapeutic online community for youth 10-18 years of age who are receiving medical care or have a chronic medical condition. Continue Reading
HALIFAX – Every day, a family in Nova Scotia experiences the pain of losing a child as a result of miscarriage, stillbirth or neonatal loss. To honour those little lives lost, parents and families will be taking to the streets to participate in Halifax’s seventh annual Walk to Remember on Sunday, October 16, 2016 at 2:00pm at the IWK Health Centre.Continue Reading
For Immediate Release – Halifax: Two young and upcoming researchers have been awarded prestigious Vanier Canada Graduate Scholarships for research they have been conducting at the Centre for Pediatric Pain Research at the IWK Health Centre. Nursing PhD student Britney Benoit and Clinical Psychology PhD student Perri Tutelman are the only two Dalhousie students to receive the award through the Canadian Institutes of Health Research (CIHR) this year. Continue Reading
The IWK Health Centre is respected for its world-class research into disorders and diseases affecting women, children, youth and families and is home to many leading research centres.
Learn more about our research centres by visiting one of the links below.
8th Annual IWK Health Centre Career Day | November 8, 2016
TJ(JOCK) Murray Visiting Scholar | November 8, 2016
Dalhousie University Health Law and Policy Seminar Series - Food Law and Policy: Past, Present, and Future | November 4, 2016