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Liz Darling

Adjunct Scientist (Full Status)

ICES Affiliation
  • ICES McMaster
  • Life Stage Research Program

905-525-9140 Ext. 21596

Rashid Ahmed, Research Assistant, 905-525-9140 Ext. 21337


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  • PhD, Population Health, University of Ottawa
  • MSc, Health Research Methodology, McMaster University
  • BHSc, Midwifery, McMaster University
  • BArtsSc (Hons), McMaster University

Research Focus

  • Health services research
  • Obstetrics and gynecology
  • Pediatric health
  • Access to health care

Other Affiliations

  • Associate Professor, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, McMaster University

Recent ICES Grants

Recent Awards & Recognition

  • Vanier Canada Graduate Scholarship

    2011 – 2014: Awarded to Dr. Liz Darling by CIHR for her research project "The impact of the implementation of the Canadian Paediatric Society's guidelines on the detection, management and prevention of hyperbilirubinemia: a population health perspective"

Recent ICES Publications

Incidence and short-term outcomes of Kawasaki disease

Robinson C, Chanchlani R, Gayowsky A, Brar S, Darling E, Demers C, Klowak J, Knight B, Kuenzig E, Mondal T, Parekh R, Seow H, Jimenez-Rivera C, Webster R, Fung S, Benchimol EI, Batthish M. Pediatr Res. 2021; 90(3):670-7. Epub 2021 Mar 30. DOI:

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