The PICU has a strong research program with a number of faculty involved in ongoing research projects. The diversity of the group leads to a wide variety of research interests.
Areas of research include, but are not limited to:
- Steroid in critical illness
- Vitamin D
- Quality and patient safety
- Outreach team and SPOT
- Children with heart disease
- Ethics and organ donation
In addition to the PICU faculty, there are numerous opportunities for research projects and collaboration in both clinical and basic science areas via uOttawa and the CHEO Research Institute.