Translating Emergency Knowledge for Kids

TREKK is a growing network of

who share the same goal - to improve emergency care for children across Canada.

Browse Pediatric Resources


Latest News

Managing trauma patients in Community EDs
Posted by TREKK member on March 08, 2018

Check out this new whiteboard video on Trauma Care for Community Emergency Departments, created by the University of Toronto Trauma & ACS, Sunnybrook Hospital, SickKids, and St. Michael's Hospital. The video was primarily developed by Dr. Alun Ackery, Dr. Suzanne Beno, and Dr. Kealin Wong.

TREKK at CAEP 2018
Posted by TREKK member on February 06, 2018

This one-day pre-conference course is designed for physicians, nurses, and allied health professionals working in general emergency departments. The course includes: • Seven hours of small group learning • Four 45-minute high-fidelity simulation sessions • Didactic lectures explaining principles and strategies • Led by experienced KidSIM...


Most acutely ill and injured children in Canada are managed within emergency departments that are not part of a children’s hospital. Difficulties in getting the right resources and training have been cited as barriers to providing the best possible care in these settings. This has resulted in variable levels of emergency care for children within Canada.