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

Pain Research team receives CIHR grant

April 15th, 2014

Pain Research team receives CIHR grant Dr. Margot Latimer, Associate Professor in the School of Nursing, and her community based partner and Eskasoni Health Director, Sharon Rudderham, recently received an Operating grant from CIHR. Latimer and Rudderham’s team is comprised of Health ... read more