Martin is a practicing neonatologist and clinical epidemiologist. His methodological work is on the identification of valid, discriminative, and feasible outcomes and innovative clinical trial methodologies in in child health research (see About Us).
Nancy Butcher, PhD, MScResearcher and Methodologist
Nancy is a medical researcher focused on improving research quality and health outcomes. Her interests include neuropsychiatric and methodological research. She leads research projects within the TORCH (Toronto Outcomes Research in Child Health) initiative.
Ami Baba, MResSenior Project Manager
Ami is a Senior Project Manager with experience in managing projects in neuroscience, mental health, and methodological research. She leads a research project focused on improving the transparency, quality, and utility of child health clinical research.
Karolin Krause, PhDPost-Doctoral Research Fellow
Karolin is a post-doctoral research fellow with the Cundill Centre for Child and Youth Depression at the Centre for Addiction and Mental Health (CAMH). She is passionate about improving the consistency, validity, and youth-centeredness of outcome measurement and reporting in child and youth mental health.
Ellen Elsman, PhD, MScPost-Doctoral Research Fellow
Ellen is a post-doctoral research fellow with the EnRICH lab, with a background in epidemiology and public health. She has an interest in the selection, development and validation of health outcome measurement instruments. Ellen is leading the PRISMA-COSMIN study, in which a reporting guideline for systematic reviews of outcome measurement instruments will be developed.
Andrea Chiaramida, BAAdministrative Coordinator
Andrea received her BA (Honours) in Sociology at Bishop’s University. She began her career in research administration at SickKids in 2007. Andrea works with four CHES scientists and their labs, manages lab and CHES program websites, and coordinates KT training programs within the SickKids Learning Institute.
Past Team Members
Adrian Sammy, BScClinical Research Project Assistant
Lisa Patterson-Stallwood, MScClinical Research Project Coordinator
Leena Saeed, BScClinical Research Project Assistant
Alvina Asif JiwaniResearch Summer Student
Joanne Tay, RN, MPH, PhDPost-Doctoral Research Fellow
Emma Stallwood, BPHE, BAClinical Research Project Assistant
Andy Monsour, MPHClinical Research Project Manager
Katherine Goren, BHScClinical Research Project Assistant
Cara Murphy, MSc, PMPClinical Research Project Manager
Alyssandra Chee-A-Tow, MPHClinical Research Project Coordinator