Parent Training for Disruptive Behaviour in Autistic Children
Learn about the main features of autism and updates to what we know about autistic individuals. Find out about recent research that looked at the impacts of risperidone and parent training on the behaviours of autistic children. Presented by Dr. Lawrence Scahill, Professor of Pediatrics, Marcus Autism Center, Emory University. (2016)
Led by BC Children's Hospital investigator Dr. Mariana Brussoni, a project meant to increase time spent by children in quality outdoor play in Early Learning and Child Care Settings has received $650,000 from the Lawson Foundation.
BC Children’s Hospital’s Dr. Francis Lynn is leading one of two groups awarded a total of $6 million in funding from the Government of Canada and JDRF Canada to accelerate the development of stem cell based therapies for type 1 diabetes (T1D)
We believe there’s nothing we can’t do with your support. It can take years to turn scientific breakthrough into new interventions and treatments. Funding helps speed the pace of change. When given the resources, we can bring transformative therapies – and hope – out of the laboratory and into the clinic to save and improve children’s lives.