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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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  • November 24, 2015
    Dr. Nick Reed Receives Honourary 2015 Pashby Sports Safety Award
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  • November 9, 2015
    #TransitionMatters - BRI Symposium enters the Twittersphere
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  • October 30, 2015
    University of Toronto features Igniting Fitness Possibilities (IFP) Program: Pursuit Magazine, Fall 2015
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  • October 29, 2015
    Holland Bloorview Climbs Three Spots in Canada's Top 40 Research Hospitals
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  • October 15, 2015
    #TransitionMatters: Meet the 2015 BRI Symposium Keynote
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  • October 14, 2015
    Video debut: Cerebral Palsy Awareness
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Virginia Wright - recipient of the 2014 Circle of Honour Award

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