The rate of poverty in Canada is dropping. From 2016 to 2017 the percentage of the population living below Canada’s Official Poverty Line went from 10.6% to 9.5%. Continue reading Poverty and early childhood outcomes
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Monitoring children’s healthy development around the world
The EDI started in Canada in the late 90s, and since that time has been collected on over 1.5 million Canadian children. But the EDI has also crossed the border and grown in popularity internationally. Continue reading Monitoring children’s healthy development around the world
McMaster Psychiatry Research Day 2018
McMaster University’s 30th annual Psychiatry Research Day took place on May 2, 2018 at Mohawk College.
This year’s theme was Risk and Resilience in Child and Youth Mental Health.
CIHR celebrates Canada 150
To help celebrate Canada 150, Canadian Institutes of Health Research (CIHR) created the Celebrating Health Research storybook. Continue reading CIHR celebrates Canada 150
McMaster Psychiatry Research Day 2017
McMaster Psychiatry Research Day 2016
The 28th annual McMaster Psychiatry Research Day was held on April 27, 2016 at Mohawk College and featured the theme of prenatal programming, postnatal possibilities. Continue reading McMaster Psychiatry Research Day 2016
ECRQ Special Issue features EDI research
The EDI team is excited to announce the release of a new special issue of Early Childhood Research Quarterly, dedicated solely to research involving the Early Development Instrument. Continue reading ECRQ Special Issue features EDI research