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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 Holland Bloorview Kids Rehabilitation Hospital, Canada’s largest pediatric rehabilitation and continuing care teaching hospital, which 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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  • October 24, 2016
    Research Symposium: Speaker Spotlight on 2016 Mickey Milner Keynote Dr. David Nicholas
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  • October 14, 2016
    Register now for the 11th annual BRI Symposium!
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  • October 13, 2016
    School and hospital launch groundbreaking collaboration to raise awareness of and improve care for youth concussion
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  • September 15, 2016
    Holland Bloorview's Research Institute Adds One: New Clinician Scientist
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  • September 14, 2016
    Congratulations to PRISM Graduands!
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  • August 24, 2016
    Diabetes Treatment Helps Reduce Increased Weight in Children With ASD
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