Welcome to the PedCAM Network 2015 News Flash!

The PedCAM Network bi-monthly News Flash centralizes information about pediatric Complementary and Alternative Medicine. It contains information about PIM training opportunities, job opportunities, meetings & conferences and citations of interest.

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What is the PedCAM Network?

Created in 2004, the Pediatric Complementary and Alternative Medicine Research and Education (PedCAM) Network is a Canadian network that aims at disseminating a wide range of CAM information and building collaborative relationships between researchers, educators, clinicians, and policy-makers, both nationally and internationally.

PedCAM is an academic, non-commercial organization, housed within the Complementary and Alternative Research and Education program, Department of Pediatrics, University of Alberta.

Recent Publications

Sibinga EM, Webb L, Ghazarian SR, Ellen JM.
School-based mindfulness instruction: An RCT. Pediatrics. 2016;137(1):1-8.

Chang Y, Trivedi MK, Jha A, et al.
Synbiotics for prevention and treatment of atopic dermatitis: A meta-analysis of randomized clinical trials. JAMA Pediatrics. 2016;170(3):236-242.

Pennisi E.
The right gut microbes help infants grow. Science. 2016;351(6275):802.

Leiby A, Vazirani M.
Complementary, integrative, and holistic medicine: Integrative approaches to pediatric irritable bowel syndrome. Pediatr Rev. 2016;37(4):e10-15.

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