Healthy Starts 

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Lead: Dr. Michael Kobor

Healthy Starts is aimed at keeping children and families healthy and out of hospital, preventing lifelong health disparities that are rooted in early childhood, and promoting healthy life trajectories. Research in this Theme includes work in the areas of the developmental origins of health and disease, healthy pregnancy, social and environmental determinants of child health, and biological mechanisms underpinning child development.

Research Groups:

Upcoming Events:

Healthy Starts Research Day
Wednesday, February 7, 2018
11:30 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.
Chan Centre for Family Health Education and Chieng Family Atrium, BC Children's Hospital Research Institute

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Litsa Blanis, Theme Administrative Manager | 604-875-2000 ext. 5480