Evaluating virtual care servicesMay 5, 2022
We are performing a research study to evaluate virtual care services offered to children across Ontario. In partnership with Empowered Kids Ontario (EKO), researchers at the Offord Centre for Child Studies at McMaster University are completing an evaluation of virtual care services offered to children across Ontario. If you are a service provider who provides…
Prof joins national autism groupJuly 9, 2015
Dr. Stelios Georgiades has been named to a new committee headed by the federal Minister of Health.
Diversity in Developmental Trajectories in Kids with Autism Spectrum DisorderJanuary 28, 2015
Preschool children with autism spectrum disorder (ASD) differed from each other in symptom severity and adaptive functioning at the time of diagnosis and some of these differences appeared to increase by age 6, according to a study published online by JAMA Psychiatry.
Student’s app will help assess mental health in developing countriesNovember 18, 2014
A PhD candidate in the McMaster Integrative Neuroscience Discovery and Study program is developing a mobile psychiatric assessment tool for use with children in developing countries.
Our new website is live!October 16, 2014
The new Offord Centre website has launched.
Offord associate member to counsel Ontario premier on education reformsSeptember 24, 2014
Congratulations to Offord Centre associate member Jean Clinton, who was appointed as a special advisor to the Premier of Ontario and the Minister of Education.
Goodbye to the Patterson Building!August 22, 2014
The Offord Centre staff have finished their move out of the Patterson Building.
Offord Centre appoints new directorApril 23, 2014
Michael Boyle has been officially named to the position.
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.
Groundbreaking mental health study to be repeated 30 years laterMay 15, 2013
The Ontario Child Health Study is being repeated 30 years later.