Welcome to the PedCAM Network 2014 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

Pärtty A, Kalliomäki M, Wacklin P, et al. 
A possible link between early probiotic intervention and the risk of neuropsychiatric disorders later in childhood: A randomized trial. Pediatr Res. 2015 [epub ahead of print].

McClafferty H. 
Integrative pediatrics: Looking forward. Children. 2015, 2(1):63-65.

Korterink JJ, Ockeloen L, Benninga MA, et al.
Probiotics for childhood functional gastrointestinal disorders: A systematic review and meta-analysis. Acta Paediatr. 2014;103(4):365-372.

Sibinga EM, Perry-Parrish C, Thorpe K, et al. 
A small mixed-method RCT of mindfulness instruction for urban youth. Explore (NY). 2014;10(3):180-186.


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