Maternal Newborn Child & Youth
Strategic Clinical Network

The Maternal Newborn Child & Youth Strategic Clinical Network strives to improve the health and well-being of individual Albertans and communities using expertise and insights into these interconnected areas of health.

What's New

The MNCY SCN™ recently published Version 2.0 of the Postpartum Newborn Pathway. A Pathway Revision Summary is also available.


Getting Involved

Ideas and input of all stakeholders, including patients and families, are welcome:

To learn more, or become more involved, contact

Network Members

Network Leadership

  • Allison Bichel
    Senior Provincial Director
  • Dr. David Johnson
    Senior Medical Director
  • Debbie Leitch
    Executive Director
  • Dr. Debbie McNeil
    Scientific Director
  • Dr. Seija Kromm
    Assistant Scientific Director
  • Ursula Szulczewski
    Clinical Network Manager
  • Richard Wallington
    Senior Consultant
  • Anita Lal
    Executive Assistant – Senior Provincial Director
  • Erika Helmerson
    Administrative Assistant, Senior Medical Officer
  • Christine Hall
    Administrative Support, Executive Director


To see who is involved check out our core membership list.


News, Bulletins


  • MNCY official launch - March 19, 2015

MNCY Bulletins




Projects, Priorities


Pregnancy Pathways


  • What we are working on
    • Labour & Birth Pathway
    • Paediatric Concussion Pathway
    • Children with Complex Care Needs Transition Pathway
    • Provincial Paediatric Orientation
  • Our goals  
Related Resources

Related Projects

  • Alberta Childhood Asthma Pathways (ACAP) - Respiratory Health SCN
  • Early Hearing Detection & Intervention
  • Paediatric Asthma Pathway
  • Research, Innovation

    MNCY SCN Research

    • FiCare
    • MERCK for Mothers
      $1.3M pledged to improve maternal health in Edmonton, Maskwacis and Little Red River Cree Nation.

    Funding Opportunities - Current & Past

    Getting Involved