TARGet Kids! Studies

The following is a list of our current and completed research studies:

Join the TARGet Kids! registry to participate 

Current (data collection ongoing):
CoMFORT

Cow’s Milk Fat Obesity pRevention Trial

COVID-19

COVID-19 Study of Children and Families

NuRISH

Nutrition Recommendation Intervention trialS in children’s Healthcare

PARENT

Parenting Addressing Early Years Intervention with Home Visits in Toronto

PREVENT

PREVENT Study: Probiotics for EVEry Newborn vs. Treatment-as-Needed Comparative Effectiveness Trial

Sugar and Microbiome 

Sugar and Microbiome Study: The impact of high free sugar intake on the gut microbiome, obesity, and cardiometabolic risks: a novel study in preschool-aged children

Completed  (recruitment has ended):
DO IT!

Vitamin D Outcomes and Interventions in Toddlers!

Fit for School, Fit for Life

Investigating Child Health and School Readiness

Genome Kids!

Parents and Providers' Preferences Toward Genomic Sequencing Involving Healthy Children

OptEC

Optimizing Early Child Development in the Primary Care Practice Setting

POME Xylitol

Xylitol for the prevention of acute otitis media episodes in children aged 2-4

PROMOTE

Preschoolers at Risk-Obesity and Cardiometabolic Risk Factors: Towards Early Identification