Rebecca Liedtke: Advocate & patient partner

Rebecca Liedtke: Advocate & patient partner Sometimes, we are lucky enough to a hear a story that feeds the fire of SKIP’s mission. Rebecca’s story does just that. Rebecca Liedtke is a premedical student and Patient and Family Advisor at the Stollery Hospital, SKIP’s Western Hub. She is also a dedicated volunteer involved in community […]

Vina Mohabir: Le partenariat avec les patients en acte chez SKIP

Vina Mohabir: Patient partnerships in action at SKIP This story is part of a series led by Solutions for Kids in Pain (SKIP) about efforts being made across Canada and beyond to mobilize evidence-based solutions through coordination and collaboration. To learn more about 100+ groups working to improve children’s pain management, click here. At SKIP, […]

Thinking outside of the box, all in the name of knowledge mobilization!

Thinking outside the box, all in the name of knowledge mobilization! This story is part of a series led by Solutions for Kids in Pain (SKIP) about efforts being made across Canada and beyond to mobilize evidence-based solutions through coordination and collaboration. To learn more about 100+ groups working to improve children’s pain management, click […]

How a musical performance led to a valuable collaboration for children’s health

How a musical performance led to a valuable collaboration for children’s health This story is part of a series led by Solutions for Kids in Pain (SKIP) about efforts being made across Canada and beyond to mobilize evidence-based solutions through coordination and collaboration. To learn more about 100+ groups working to improve children’s pain management, […]

Témoignages sur l’impact de SKIP : centre affilié SickKids — Dr Mohamed Eltorki

Jump in with SKIP Impact: Dr. Mohamed Eltorki Dr. Mohamed Eltorki’s latest research has the potential to change the way children with acute abdominal pain are treated in emergency rooms.   “For children who come into the ER with acute abdominal pain and are suspected of having appendicitis, what is the best analgesic to give?” […]

Vers une stratégie provinciale de gestion de la douleur pour la Nouvelle-Écosse

Towards a Provincial Pain Strategy for Nova Scotia In January 2020, SKIP hosted a Canadian Institutes for Health Research (CIHR) Best Brains Exchange (BBE) in Halifax titled Towards a Provincial Pain Strategy for Nova Scotia. The event was convened in partnership with Research Nova Scotia, Health Canada, the Nova Scotia Department of Health and Wellness, […]

« Nous grandissons tous lorsque nous pouvons partager l’information et nos expériences » : L’initiative Every Child Every Time de Winnipeg transforme la façon dont la douleur des enfants est traitée au Manitoba

“We all grow when we have the possibility to exchange experiences and information” Winnipeg’s Every Child Every Time initiative is transforming how children’s pain is treated in Manitoba SKIP works hard to support programs its Affiliate sites, including the Every Child Every Time initiative at Children’s Hospital in Winnipeg. Every Child Every Time brings together nurses, […]

Fabiana Bacchini : un parent partenaire prend la parole

Fabiana Bacchini: A Parent Partner’s Advocacy Journey In October 2019, SKIP partnered with Dr. Melanie Barwick, Senior Scientist, Child Health Evaluative Sciences at SickKids, to offer her knowledge translation (KT) workshop for national and international participants at SickKids in Toronto. Fabiana Bacchini, Executive Director of the Canadian Premature Babies Foundation (CPBF), attended the workshop both […]