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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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  • July 5, 2016
    Toronto FC and Holland Bloorview team up on concussion awareness and soccer safety
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  • June 20, 2016
    Scientist Amy McPherson to speak at upcoming conference on childhood obesity
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  • June 17, 2016
    Save the date for the 2016 BRI Symposium
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  • June 17, 2016
    Holland Bloorview is proud to support Rowan's Law, which was passed by the Legislative Assembly of Ontario in June to become the country’s first concussion-related legislation.
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  • June 15, 2016
    Dr. Tom Chau wins prestigious Jonas Salk Award from March of Dimes
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  • June 10, 2016
    2016 Pursuit Awards Draws International Speakers and Advances Research Agenda
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Virginia Wright - recipient of the 2014 Circle of Honour Award

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