Funded Projects 

The following list summarizes the projects that have been succesfully funded by the Leong Centre:

 

1. 

Study: Real-time monitoring of disaster-related mental health impact of COVID-19 on Canadian children, youth and families: A cross collaboration of community and clinical cohorts (2020) (Co-funded by the Centre for Brain and Mental Health)

Amount Awarded: $25,000

Principal Investigator: Dr. Daphne Korczak, Child and Adolescent Psychiatrist, SickKids

 
2.

Study: Mental health support for SickKids children and families during COVID-19 using established eHealth interventions (2020) (Co-funded by the Centre for Brain and Mental Health)

Amount Awarded: $25,000

Principal Investigators: Dr. Tricia Williams, Neuropsychologist, Division of Neurology and Dr. Suneeta Monga, Associate Psychiatrist-in-Chief, SickKids

 
3.

Study: Expansion of TARGet Kids! clinics into lower income neighbourhoods and supporting a trial of free daycare to test impact on nutritional outcomes.

Amount Awarded: $150,000

Principal Investigators: Dr. Catherine Birken, Senior Scientist, Child Health Evaluative Sciences, SickKids and Prof. Jonathon Maguire, Associate Professor, Departmant of Paediatrics, University of Toronto