Dr. Arjumand Siddiqi is the inaugural Edwin S.H. Leong Chair in Child Policy Research at the Edwin S.H. Leong Centre for Healthy Children, a child health equity-focused research centre at the University of Toronto and The Hospital for Sick Children.
Honour the experiences of residential school survivors by joining a University-wide event to recognize Orange Shirt Day and the National Day for Truth & Reconciliation. Students, librarians, faculty members, and staff can register to attend this event in person or watch the live stream.
Dr. Victor Do, fourth year pediatrics resident at The Hospital for Sick Children, and Leong Centre Studentship Recipient, provides an update on research with patients and families who use language(s) other than English for healthcare communication. He highlights the expansion of his study to four new sites including North York General, McMaster Children’s Hospital, Trillium Health Partners, and Brampton Civic Hospital.
The Edwin S.H. Leong Centre for Healthy Children at the University of Toronto and The Hospital for Sick Children brings together top researchers to help reduce inequities in child health, including those caused by social and structural determinants of health. Through strategic investments in research, education, training and infrastructure we are executing our vision of “harnessing interdisciplinary research to promote the flourishing of every child and family”.