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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. 


What's new

  • July 29, 2015
    2015 Accessibility Innovation Showcase Features BRI Technologies
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  • June 23, 2015
    Scientist Sally Lindsay receives 2015 Angus Reid Practitioners/Applied Sociology Award
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  • June 2, 2015
    Celebrating His Bar Mitzvah: Canadian Jewish News
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  • June 1, 2015
    AT-Knee featured in Toronto Star article: Great Advances Being Made in Assistive Technologies
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  • May 27, 2015
    Durable, Affordable and High-Performing: LegWorks' All-Terrain Prosthetic Knee Makes a Worldwide Impact
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  • April 23, 2015
    High tech waiting room helps keep kids healthy
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