Department of Paediatrics

Message from the Chair

Meredith Irwin,


A new era, Dr. Meredith Irwin Appointed Chief of Paediatrics at the Hospital for Sick Children

The University of Toronto is home to Canada's largest Department of Paediatrics. The Department’s overall goal is the improvement in child health locally, provincially, nationally and internationally through the creation, evaluation, dissemination, and application of knowledge.

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News & Events


For up to date news on what's happening in the Department of Paediatrics at The Hospital for Sick Children, please visit the SickKids Newsroom.

Fall 2020 Newsletter

Awards Day 2021

Faculty Promotions 2021


For the full Grand Rounds schedule, visit the SickKids website.


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