Welcome to our research network
The ultimate goal of PedPalASCNET is to determine, through research, the interventions that are most effective in strengthening positive and mitigating negative outcomes of children with life-threatening conditions and the relative impact on their families. PedPalASCNET links researchers located across Canada, and engages in resource sharing, capacity building and knowledge translation.
Analysis & Commentary
Each month our team selects the most recent research published in the pediatric palliative community. From these citations one of our researchers selects 1-3 articles to analyze and comment on. We circulate these citations and commentaries through our mailing list.
PedPalASCNET team members have published extensively nationally and internationally about pediatric palliative care. Click above to find out more about publications featuring one or more of our team members. Some of the articles are available for free while others are subscription based.
A pediatric palliative care library featuring a searchable database of over 4,000 carefully selected articles, book publications, and editorials with external links for full text access. This resource is easily searchable and provides a good overview of current and past research in pediatric palliative care. Every month we update the library with 20-40 newly published articles retrieved from relevant medical databases.
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Commentary By: Kyle Sue-Milne, Assistant Professor, Division of IHOPE / Division of Developmental Pediatrics, Department of Pediatrics, Stollery Children’s Hospital – University of Alberta, Canada – Pediatric Palliative Care / Developmental Pediatric Physician, Program Director for Pediatric Palliative Care fellowship at University of Alberta. Also, Rural General Practitioner in Northwest Territories, and previously, Nunavut. Feature Article Abayneh, M., Rent, Read more about Trends in Palliative Care Research 2023; Special Edition 05[…]
By: Colleen Pawliuk, Librarian & Candice Barrans, Family Liaison Trends in Pediatric Palliative Care (TPPCR) aims to concentrate relevant research on Pediatric palliative care propel the fields latest developments to the community, while adding depth and perspective to the literature via personal commentaries which reflect lived experience as clinicians, researchers, trainees and parent partners. In Read more about Trends in Pediatric Palliative Care Research – Visual and Analysis of Trends in 2023[…]
Commentary By: Shant Attarmigir – Parent, Canada – Shant is a father of two, during the day he works in the construction safety industry. His list of fatherly achievements include: leading both kids to become summer reading stars every year since they were born and teaching the kids (and mom) both Armenian and ASL. His kids will tell you he makes Read more about Trends in Palliative Care Research 2023; Special Edition 04[…]
Commentary By: Rozalyn Chok, BC Children’s Hospital, Canada – Rozalyn is a pediatric Hematology/Oncology fellow from Vancouver, British Columbia. Prior to studying medicine, she pursued a piano performance degree at The Juilliard School in New York City. Her clinical and research interests include stem cell transplantation, supportive care, and narrative medicine. Feature Article Ananth, P., Lindsay, M., Read more about Trends in Palliative Care Research 2023; Special Edition 03[…]