McMaster Psychiatry Research Day to be Hosted by Offord Centre LeadersJanuary 11, 2018
The Offord Centre for Child Studies’ director, Dr. Ellen Lipman, and Offord Centre researcher and co-director of McMaster Autism Research Team (MacART), Dr. Stelios Georgiades, will host the 30th McMaster University Department of Psychiatry and Behavioural Neursociences’ Research Day on May 2, 2018. This year themed Risk and Resilience in Child and Youth Mental Health,…
Offord Centre Celebrates 50th Anniversary of McMaster Psychiatry DepartmentJune 16, 2017
Across the generations, a strong Offord Centre presence celebrated the 50th Anniversary Celebration of McMaster’s Department of Psychiatry and Behavioural Neurosciences at a gala dinner at LIUNA station on June 3, 2017. Offord Centre leaders of today, yesterday and tomorrow enjoyed a fine meal, wine and music with their colleagues at McMaster, graciously hosted by…
BHSc Student ShowcaseMarch 30, 2017
On Wednesday March 29, 2017, the Offord Centre for Child Studies was pleased to host the BHSc Student Showcase. Students from the Bachelor of Health Sciences (Honours) Program at McMaster University were invited for an opportunity to share their work with Offord Centre staff and faculty, and participate in discussions about child and youth…
Offord Centre at the 2017 HHS GalaMarch 10, 2017
On March 4th, Hamilton Health Sciences Foundation transformed the Hamilton Convention Centre into a unique San Francisco and Napa Valley experience at the Streetcars to Vineyards Gala. Hamilton Health Sciences is one of the 25 most influential research communities in the world, and is ranked fourth out of Canada’s top 40 research hospitals. Hamilton Health…
2016 Holiday PartyDecember 7, 2016
The Offord Centre had its annual holiday party this afternoon, full of festive fun. We had a toasty fire burning bright, good food, and even a visit from Santa himself! Thanks to everybody who came out to spread tidings of good cheer with us. Happy holidays!
MIP 10th anniversary celebrationOctober 21, 2016
Last night McMaster Innovation Park had its 10th anniversary bash, and as one of the tenants in the building, the Offord Centre had a table set up to tell people about who we are and the research we do. A great time was had by all! Thanks to everybody who came by to learn…
Offord Centre Supporting World Autism Awareness DayMarch 4, 2016
This year, the Offord Centre is supporting World Autism Awareness Day with a Family Carnival! The carnival will be held at the Hamilton Wentworth District School Board building (across from Limeridge Mall) at 20 Education Court in Hamilton, Ontario on Saturday, April 2, 2016! While admission is free, attendees are encouraged to make donations to Autism Ontario at…
Harriet MacMillan at Picturing Wellness EventFebruary 26, 2016
On Thursday March 3, Offord Centre core member, Harriet MacMillan, will be speaking about the prevention of child maltreatment during the Picturing Wellness: From Adversity to Resilience event at the Hamilton Convention Centre for healthcare and service providers working in Violence Prevention and Resilience Promotion.
MacART Inaugural SymposiumJanuary 12, 2016
On Friday, January 15th 2016 MacART will hold its inaugural Autism Research Stakeholder Symposium.
McMaster President Patrick Deane visits the Offord CentreMarch 4, 2014
On March 3rd, McMaster President Patrick Deane paid a visit to the Offord Centre to meet the staff and faculty and to learn about the various initiatives that are underway, through discussions and a poster display.