New champions needed

Podcast: Prof Frank Oberklaid on evidence surrounding children’s first thousand days of life.

Order of Australia

Prof Frank Oberklaid recognised for child health, policy, research and advocacy service.

Professor Frank Oberklaid’s end of year message to CCCH staff

Recently I attended the opening of the Children’s Gallery at the Melbourne Museum. The Centre had been approached for advice in the early conceptual stages, and then asked to provide training for the Gallery staff to inform the way they engaged with the young children and their families. It is a fabulous space, brilliantly designed … Continued

Message from the Director

“As 2016 draws to a close, I have been reflecting on a year that has been at times inspiring and at times troubling, both nationally and on the global stage. Of course, of particular interest to me and my colleagues is the events of the year that have had implications for children and families.” Read Professor Frank Oberklaid’s end of year reflection.

When doctors and parents disagree

Hear from Associate Professor Jill Sewell, CCCH Deputy Director, about the challenges clinicians face when determining the best treatment for children.