Science Helping Children


The Centre for Pediatric Pain Research is an international leader in children’s pain research. The interdisciplinary research conducted by our faculty, students, and staff tackles many facets of children’s acute and chronic pain. We are committed to conducting high-quality research on how to better understand, assess, and manage children’s pain and translating this research into improved practice.

This site provides an overview of our work, including current research activities at the Centre, information about our faculty and students, as well as links to useful resources on pain assessment and management in children.

You can also check out our blog for more information on upcoming events and research opportunities happening at the Centre.


Latest Blog Entry

Announcing the “It Doesn’t Have to Hurt” campaign and launch event!

August 4th, 2015

We are happy to announce the “It Doesn’t Have to Hurt” campaign led by Dr. Christine Chambers from our Centre in partnership with Erica Ehm’s Yummy Mummy Club.ca. The public launch event for this work is taking place on September 21, 2015. Visit www.itdoesnthavetohurt.ca and/or follow the ... read more