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Martin Offringa

Néonatologiste, professeur de pédiatrie à l’Université de Toronto

Martin Offringa est professeur de pédiatrie à l’Université de Toronto, néonatologiste et chercheur principal en sciences de la santé de l’enfant au Hospital for Sick Children.
Now Is the Time for Canada to Catch Up on Drug Safety for

Now Is the Time for Canada to Catch Up on Drug Safety for Children

What the report, Improving Medicines for Children in Canada confirmed was what pediatricians in the field already know -- that much of the medications given to children in Canada have never been adequately studied or even formally approved for the conditions they are commonly prescribed to treat.
09/15/2015 08:32 EDT
Canada's Drugs Need To Be Safer For

Canada's Drugs Need To Be Safer For Children

How do you strike a balance when treating children with drugs in the absence of such evidence? Most people might be surprised to learn that much of the medications given to children in Canada have never been adequately studied or even formally approved for the conditions they are commonly prescribed to treat.
05/20/2014 12:39 EDT