Pediatric Research

Jillian Bryne is embarking on a career after completing her PhD with supervisor Geoff Ball.

Jillian Byrne completed her PhD with supervisor Geoff Ball. She embarked on a career as director of clinical research for the Faculty of Medicine & Dentistry and now works as an assistant director of public opinion research with the Government of Alberta.

Research in the Department of Pediatrics puts an emphasis on collaborative projects ranging from treatments for children with cancer to assessing environmental factors that affect the health of our children. We have researchers working everywhere, from basic science to clinical trials to policy development. Each area is critically important to the success of translating research knowledge into practice, and transferring this knowledge to the bedside.