FiCare Pilot – Partners

Thank you to all our FiCare Partners!

FiCare partners have participated in the cluster randomized control trial, which was completed in August 2015.

The FiCare research team would also like to thank Dr. William Tarnow-Mordi, Professor of Neonatal Medicine, The University of Sydney, and Ms. Melinda Cruz, CEO, Miracle Babies , who provided strategic advice to the International Steering Committee.


with Level 3 NICUs:

BC Children’s Hospital (Vancouver, BC)

  • Dr. Horacio Osiovich

Centre Hospitalier Universitaire de Quebec-Laval (Quebec City, QC)

  • Michele Cabot

Centre Hospitalier Universitaire de Sherbrooke (Sherbrooke, QC)

Foothills Medical Centre (Calgary, AB)

  • Dr. Amuchou Soraisham
  • Linda Kostecky

Hamilton Health Sciences Centre (Hamilton, ON)

  • Dr. Salhab el Helos
  • Sherin Jacob

Health Sciences Centre of Winnipeg (Winnipeg, MB)

Hospital for Sick Children (Toronto, ON)

  • Annette VanBergen

IWK Health Centre (Halifax, NS)

  • Dr. Doug McMillan
  • Marlene Furlong

Janeway Children’s Health and Rehabilitation Centre (St. John’s, NL)

  • Dr. Julie Emberley
  • Nicole Tucker

Kingston General Hospital (Kingston, ON)

  • Dr. Kim Dow
  • Maryanne Ottenhof
  • Heather Keron
  • Clare Bowley

London Health Sciences Centre (London, ON)

Moncton Hospital (Moncton, NB)

  • Dr. Rody Canning
  • Norma Leger

Mount Sinai Hospital (Toronto, ON)

  • Dr. Karel O’Brien
  • Charlene Wong
  • Clare Raiman

Regina General Hospital (Regina, SK)

Royal University Hospital (Saskatoon, SK)

  • Koravangattu Sankaran

Saint John Regional Hospital (Saint John, NB)

St. Boniface Gen. Hospital (Winnipeg, MB)

Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre (Toronto, ON)

  • Dr. Eugene Ng
  • Cathy Travell

Victoria General Hospital (Victoria, BC)

  • Dr. Richard Taylor
  • Shannon Cross
  • Gillian Kozinka

Windsor Regional Hospital (Windsor, ON)

with Level 2 NICUs:

Humber River Hospital (Toronto, ON)

  • Beverley Philp
  • Sandra Brodie

Lakeridge Health (Oshawa, ON)

  • Heather Becker
  • Maureen Cuddy

North York General Hospital (Toronto, ON)

Rouge Valley Health System (Scarborough, ON)

  • Elena Nikolsky
  • Kim Eeuwes
  • Robyn Kirkwood
  • Dr. Karen Chang

The Scarborough Hospital (Scarborough, ON)

Toronto East General Hospital (Toronto, ON)

  • Dr. Jelena Popovic

Trillium Health Partners (Mississauga, ON)

William Osler Health System (Etobicoke, ON)

  • Dr. Kathuria Sangeet

Australia/New Zealand

Canberra Hospital (Garran, Canberra)

  • Dr. Hazel Carlise
  • Dr. Zsuzsoka Kecskes
  • Allana Carter
  • Donna Colwill

Dunedin Hospital (Dunedin, New Zealand)

  • Dr. Roland Broadbent
  • Frances McCaffrey

Gold Coast Health (Southport, Queensland)

  • Dr. Peter Schmidt
  • Anne Marie Feary
  • Kobi Best

Liverpool Hospital (Liverpool, New South Wales)

  • Dr. Ian Callandar
  • Dr. Jacqueline Stack
  • Robyn Richards

Royal Hospital for Women (Sydney, New South Wales)

  • Dr. Kei Lui
  • Joanne Sheils
  • Elizabeth Sibbon

Royal North Shore Hospital (Sydney, New South Wales)

  • Dr. Mary Paradisis
  • Claire Sutcliffe

Townsville Hospital (Townsville, Queensland)

  • Dr. Guan Koh
  • Michelle Evans
  • Helena McInnes
  • Jennifer Orbeso