Ignite Your Curiosity | Children's Health Foundation


Event Date: Wednesday, May 25, 2022 from 5 to 8 p.m.
Location: The Factory – 100 Kellogg Lane, London ON

As someone who cares about providing the best care possible for our children, you are invited to explore new frontiers in research that are transforming children’s health care!

This is an opportunity to discover what is next in plain language and ignite your curiosity.  

Join our star researchers Dr. Douglas Fraser, Dr. Rod Lim, Dr. Jamie Seabrook and others and be guided through and inspired by the latest research taking place in your community.

From basic science to applied clinical care, choose one or two of the topics and
join one of the groups guided by our researchers:

 • Silver lining learnings from COVID-19

 • New discoveries and treatments

 • Addressing pain in children

 • Physical activity, mental health and wellbeing

 • Advances in maternal and infant care

Keynote address from Dr. Tarun Katapally to follow guided groups.

Complimentary refreshments and appetizers, parking available on site at The Factory.

5 – 6 p.m. – Registration and guided tours

6 – 6:15 p.m. – Evening speaker

6:30 p.m. – Thank you, awards and recognition, closing session

Come with your comments, questions and personal experiences.

RSVP to the Event

Let us know you’re coming! RSVP deadline is May 20.

Meet Dr. Tarun Katapally

Dr. Tarun Katapally is a physician and a population health researcher. Dr. Katapally brings a global perspective to policy research by combining his clinical experience with interdisciplinary epidemiological methods. His research network spans across diverse institutions both within and outside Canada. His research interests include digital epidemiology, citizen science, community-based participatory research, active living policy, Indigenous health, child and youth health, health policy, and health geography.

Dr. Tarun Katapally, Associate Professor and Director of DEPtH Lab at Western University

For more information, please contact:

Sara Steers

Director of Philanthropy

Children’s Health Foundation

519-432-8062 ext 9249


This event is part of Child Health Research Day 2022. For more information about Child Health Research Day, please visit: Child Health Research Day – Paediatrics – Western University (uwo.ca)

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