and well-being of children and youth
The CPS is the only national organization of paediatricians in Canada. With more than 3,000 members, the CPS is uniquely positioned to speak to the health needs of Canadian children and youth. CPS spokespeople work in hospitals, universities, clinics and private practices across the country. They can address a range of issues affecting the health, development and safety of babies, children and teens.
The Canadian Paediatric Society’s 91st Annual Conference, June 25-28, 2014 in Montreal, will showcase the latest research and developments in child and youth health. To assist journalists, the CPS has prepared a media kit.
The 2014 edition of the Rourke Baby Record was released today at the Canadian Paediatric Society’s annual conference.
The Canadian Paediatric Society’s 91st Annual Conference, from June 25 to the 28 in at the Palais des Congrès in Montreal, features the latest research on child and youth health, including more than 200 scientific research abstracts.
The Canadian Paediatric Society is reminding physicians about the importance of accurate diagnosis of UTI to prevent the overuse of antibiotics and unnecessary invasive investigations.
Radio Canada International · Lynn Desjardins · CPS spokesperson and CHEO paediatrician, Dr. Alyson Shaw, recommends parents read, speak and sing to their babies every day.
Globe and Mail · Becky Blair · CPS alongside Health Canada, Dietitians of Canada and the Breastfeeding Committee for Canada released updated guidelines intended to simplify the messages out there on feeding infants aged six to 24 months.
Ottawa Citizen · Elizabeth Payne · British Columbia paediatrician and CPS member Dr. Jane Finlay said paediatricians see vaccine hesitant parents and unvaccinated children frequently.
Last updated: Oct 5 2012