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Mariana Brussoni

Associate Professor of Pediatrics and Population and Public Health, University of British Columbia

Director, Human Early Learning Partnership | Associate Professor in the Department of Pediatrics and the School of Population and Public Health at the University of British Columbia | Investigator with the British Columbia Children's Hospital Research Institute and the BC Injury Research & Prevention Unit | Developmental psychologist | MSFHR Scholar | Board member of the Child & Nature Alliance of Canada |

Dr. Mariana Brussoni is a developmental child psychologist who investigates child injury prevention and children’s outdoor play. Dr. Brussoni and her interdisciplinary research team work closely with key stakeholders, knowledge users and community members to promote children’s healthy, active and risky outdoor play. More details at


  • –present
    Associate Professor of Pediatrics, University of British Columbia