It Doesn't Have to Hurt



Telephone: 902-470-7706 | 902-470-6906

Centre for Pediatric Pain Research (K8536)
IWK Health Centre
5850/5980 University Avenue
P.O. Box 9700
Halifax, NS B3K 6R8

Find Us

The IWK Health Centre is easily accessible by foot, bike, bus, taxi, or car. See map below for additional details.

The Chambers' Lab is located within the IWK Health Centre. You can enter the Children's building through either University Avenue or South Street entrances, then take the Blue/Main elevators up to 8th floor. When you step off the elevators you will see signs for the Centre for Pediatric Pain Research West (Room K8536).

Land Acknowledgement

We are based at the IWK Health Centre and affiliated with Dalhousie University, in Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada. We are located in Mi’kma’ki, the ancestral and unceded territory of the Mi’kmaq People. We acknowledge them as the past, present, and future caretakers of this land. We are all Treaty people.

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Leading the Charge

Dr. Christine Chambers

Dr. Christine Chambers

Dr. Chambers is an international leader in the study of children’s pain. She holds the Canada Research Chair (Tier 1) in Children's Pain and is a Professor in the Departments of Psychology and Neuroscience & Pediatrics and at Dalhousie University in Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada. Her research team is based in the Centre for Pediatric Pain Research at the IWK Health Centre. Her award-winning work spans research, training, knowledge translation, and advocacy.

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IWK Health Centre
Centre for Pediatric Pain Research
Dalhousie University