The Beatrice Hunter Cancer Research Institute logo
  • Dr. Christine T. Chambers, Ph.D., Clinical Psychology


Professor, Departments of Pediatrics and Psychology & Neuroscience, Dalhousie University, Halifax, Nova Scotia;  
Canada Research Chair in Children’s Pain (Tier 1);
Cross-appointed in the Department of Anesthesia, Pain Management, and Perioperative Medicine & the Department of Psychiatry


Dalhousie University & IWK Health Centre

Research Interests:

Child health; parent-child relationships; acute/medical-related pain; chronic pain; knowledge translation; pain measurement; pediatric pain; pediatric psychology; social media

Dr. Chambers’ research examines developmental, psychological, and social influences on children’s pain, with a focus on family factors in pediatric pain and using social media to mobilize evidence-based information about children’s pain to parents.

Involvement with BHCRI to date:

Dr. Chambers is a BHCRI Associate Member




Centre for Pediatric Pain Research, IWK Health Centre, PO Box 9700, 5850/5980 University Avenue, Halifax, Noca Scotia, B3K 6R8 Canada
Site by: Spectacle Group