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Child Safety Link to host Nova Scotia Child Passenger Safety Symposium on Thursday, September 29 in Truro

September 29, 2016 (TRURO) –Child Safety Link (CSL), the injury prevention program of the IWK Health Centre, is pleased to be hosting a unique full-day event in Truro: the Nova Scotia Child Passenger Safety Symposium. 

The purpose of the day is to bring together community agencies and injury prevention professionals to engage and collaborate on the province’s new Child Passenger Safety Strategy.

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Families invited to Quintessence Breastfeeding Challenge and Family Fair Saturday, October 1, 2016

On Saturday, October 1, 2016, all members of the community are invited to join the Breastfeeding Community of Practice and the IWK Health Centre for the World Breastfeeding Week Family Fair and Quintessence Breastfeeding Challenge.

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Call for Board of Directors, IWK Health Centre

The IWK Health Centre is dedicated to providing excellent care to women, children, youth and families. It is one of Atlantic Canada’s most respected brands and is a world-class research and academic centre of excellence. In addition to providing highly specialized tertiary and quaternary care, the IWK delivers comprehensive programs in primary and secondary care to Nova Scotia, New Brunswick, Prince Edward Island and beyond.

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Research Centres

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.