MIRA research

Co-Principal Investigators Anthony Otley, MD, MSc, FRCPC Division of Gastroenterology, Department of Pediatrics IWK Health Centre, Halifax, NS, Canada Dr. Vicky Lee, Ng, MD Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition  The Hospital for Sick Children,  Toronto, ON, Canada The PeLTQL (Pediatric Liver Transplant Quality of Life) Questionnaire is a... + read more
The IMPACT Questionnaire: A Valid Measure of Health-Related Quality of Life in Pediatric Inflammatory Bowel Disease. Principal Investigator: Anthony Otley, MD, MSc, FRCPC Division of Gastroenterology, Department of Pediatrics IWK Health Centre, Halifax, NS, Canada IMPACT-III is a valid health-related quality of life (QOL) questionnaire... + read more
Burden and variation of pediatric inflammatory bowel disease in Canada: a population-based study Site Principal Investigator:  Anthony Otley, MD, MSc, FRCPC  Division of Gastroenterology, Department of Pediatrics IWK Health Centre, Halifax, NS, Canada Lead Investigator:   Eric I. Benchimol, MD, PhD, FRCPC   Division of Gastroenterology, Hepatology, and... + read more
Engaging patients and caregivers in research for Pediatric Inflammatory Bowel Disease (IBD) Site Principal Investigator: Anthony Otley, MD, MSc, FRCPC  Division of Gastroenterology, Department of Pediatrics IWK Health Centre, Halifax, NS, Canada Inclusion criteria: Diagnosed with IBD as a pediatric patient Canadian resident Purpose: To... + read more
The ImageKids study: Developing the pediatric MR Enterography-based Damage Index in Crohn’s disease (pMEDIC) and the Pediatric Inflammatory Crohn’s MRE Index (PICMI) Site Principal Investigators: Anthony Otley, MD, MSc, FRCPC Division of Gastroenterology, Department of Pediatrics IWK Health Centre and Dalhousie University Kathleen O’Brien, MD,... + read more
A metagenomic approach to diagnosis, induction and maintenance of deep remission following exclusive enteral nutrition in pediatric Crohn’s Disease. Principal Investigator: Johan Van Limbergen, MD, MRCPCH, PhD Division of Gastroenterology, Department of Pediatrics IWK Health Centre and Dalhousie University Study funding: North American Society for... + read more