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Child Health and Development Centre Company Profile

07:02 EDT 26th September 2017 | BioPortfolio

The Mission of Child Health and Development Centre (CHDC) is to develop CHDC from a small, reactive centre to a more pro-active and sustainable interdisciplinary research and training institution that takes the University expertise to the people for health and social development.

Location

P.O Box 6717
Kampala

Contact

Phone: 256-41-541684
Fax: 256-41-531677
Email: chdc@chdc-muk.com


News Articles [4941 Associated News Articles listed on BioPortfolio]

Collaboration proves vital for children in crisis

Understanding the benefits of child protection, police, and child and family advocates and therapists working together in local communities to respond to allegations of sexual and other severe child a...

Poor investment in child mental health research should not be tolerated

Wolpert and colleagues highlight the limitations of the current evidence base for treatment in child mental health.1 That child mental health is “everybody’s business”2 has long been the mantra ...

Child poverty: what should doctors do?

Child poverty is finally getting some attention thanks to the recent report from the Royal College of Paediatrics and Child Health and the Child Poverty Action Group, as reported in The BMJ.1Is...

Health Tip: When Your Child Won't Eat Lunch

-- Don't get discouraged if you've packed your child a healthy lunch and it comes back uneaten. The Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics suggests: Ask what the child would like for lunch, which the chi...

Maternal iodine deficiency can affect child development

A low iodine intake among pregnant women may be associated with poor language development, reduced fine motor skills and behavioural problems when the child is three years old. These are findings from...

CAMH study shows global estimates of Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder among children

(Centre for Addiction and Mental Health) Globally, nearly eight out of every 1,000 children in the general population is estimated to have Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder (FASD), according to a new st...

NIH-led workshop addresses opioid misuse during pregnancy

(NIH/Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development) Research is essential to determining how best to screen pregnant women for opioid use disorder, to treat pregnant ...

UK poverty has “devastating” effect on children’s health, doctors warn

Poverty is damaging the health of children in the UK and must be urgently tackled by the next government, paediatricians have warned.The Royal College of Paediatrics and Child Health and the Child... ...

PubMed Articles [9987 Associated PubMed Articles listed on BioPortfolio]

Assessing development assistance for child survival between 2000 and 2014: A multi-sectoral perspective.

The majority of Countdown countries did not reach the fourth Millennium Development Goal (MDG 4) on reducing child mortality, despite the fact that donor funding to the health sector has drastically i...

Environment, susceptibility windows, development, and child health.

To illustrate the role of the exposome in child health while highlighting unique aspects of this research pertinent to children, such as the time dependency of environmental exposures on fetal program...

Identifying inequities in maternal and child health through risk stratification to inform health systems strengthening in Northern Togo.

In Togo, substantial progress in maternal and child health is needed to reach global development goals. To better inform clinic and community-based health services, this study identifies factors assoc...

Maternal-Child Microbiome: Specimen Collection, Storage, and Implications for Research and Practice.

The maternal microbiome is a key contributor to the development and outcomes of pregnancy and the health status of both mother and infant. Significant advances are occurring in the science of the mate...

Girl child marriage as a risk factor for early childhood development and stunting.

This paper quantitatively examines the intergenerational effects of girl child marriage, or the developmental and health outcomes of children born to women who marry before age 18. The overall objecti...

Clinical Trials [6049 Associated Clinical Trials listed on BioPortfolio]

Mother-Infant Psychoanalysis Project of Stockholm (MIPPS)- Follow-up at 4½ Years

An RCT comparing mother-infant psychoanalytic treatment (MIP) with Child Health Centre care in cases of mother-infant relationship disturbances was performed on 80 cases in Stockholm 2005-...

Home Visiting Programs to Improve Early Childhood Development and Maternal Mental Health

This study evaluates the efficacy and cost-effectiveness of two platforms for delivering home visiting programs in the poor urban setting of Sao Paulo's western region: a program delivered...

Evaluation of the Healthy Families Alaska Program

This study will assess the effectiveness of early home visitation by a professional in preventing child maltreatment, promoting healthy family functioning, and promoting child health and d...

Surgery in Early Life and Child Development at School-entry: A Population-based Study

The central hypothesis is that surgery and anesthesia exposure in children with immature structural and functional brain development has long-term adverse effects on child development at s...

Implementation and Adoption of Care for Child Development in Day Care Centers

Background: Responsive stimulation and/or enhanced nutrition interventions delivered to children through health programs shows improved cognitive, language, and motor, and the social-emoti...

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Founded in October 2000, the Child Neurology Foundation represents the 1,300 child neurologists of North America. Its mission is to advocate for children with neurologic disorders; to promote the car...

SickKids The Hospital for Sick Children

The Hospital for Sick Children (SickKids), affiliated with the University of Toronto, is Canada's most research-intensive hospital and the largest centre dedicated to improving children's health in th...

Child Development Media, Inc.

Child Development Media, Inc. (CDM) is currently the largest single source of commercially available videos, books, and curricula on child development and related topics, selected for virtually every ...

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