Magdalena Janus PhD
Magdalena Janus, PhD
Dr. Magdalena Janus, PhD, is an Assistant Professor and Chair in Early Child Development at the Offord Centre for Child Studies at McMaster University. Her research includes mother-infant relationships in children with chronic illness; impact of childhood chronic illness on children’s behavioural and academic adjustment; family coping; and sibling relationships. Dr. Janus is an international leader in the measurement of child outcomes. As the co-developer of a popular measure of children’s ‘readiness to learn’ at school entry (the Early Development Instrument, or EDI), Dr. Janus brings substantial knowledge of measurement tools for child health and development to CRUNCH.