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Welcome to the Bloorview Research Institute

Established in 2004, the internationally recognized Bloorview Research Institute is dedicated to improving the lives of children with disabilities through client and family-centred rehabilitation research.

The Bloorview Research Institute is housed in the Holland Bloorview Kids Rehabilitation Hospital, Canada’s largest pediatric rehabilitation and continuing care teaching hospital, and is fully affiliated with the University of Toronto.

The Bloorview Research Institute is recognized in Canada and around the world for its unique client population and leadership in the field of childhood disability. The Research Institute brings together a multi-disciplinary team of scientists who work collaboratively with clinical staff, clients, and families to generate clinically-linked and applied pediatric rehabilitation research. 


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  • September 15, 2015
    Register Now for the 10th annual BRI Symposium!
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  • September 4, 2015
    REGISTER NOW: CP-NET Creating Possibilities for CP: Science & Family Day
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  • August 28, 2015
    New Scientist Appointment in the Bloorview Research Institute
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  • August 19, 2015
    Concussion education in children and youth empowers health decisions for proper recovery
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  • August 13, 2015
    Promoting sport inclusiveness: University of Toronto features IFP program
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  • August 13, 2015
    BRI Features Six Innovations at Accessibility Innovation Showcase
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