Media Release | November 15, 2016
Children in some local health areas of Metro Vancouver have much lower vaccination rates than others, according to a recent University of British Columbia study.
August 31, 2015
The start of a new school year can be especially daunting for children who are starting kindergarten or high school.
Media Release | April 16, 2012
A University of British Columbia researcher has developed a simple two-question test to screen kindergarten-aged children for future anxiety disorders – the most commonly reported mental health concern among children.
August 11, 2010
Up to half of B.C. children will start full-day kindergarten in September, and by 2011, all boards of education in the province will be required to offer it. As full-day kindergarten is inaugurated in classrooms across B.C., UBC experts in early childhood development are available to comment.