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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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  • August 24, 2016
    Diabetes Treatment Helps Reduce Increased Weight in Children With ASD
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  • August 11, 2016
    Doubling the Recognition: Whittaker Memorial Award Expands to Two
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  • July 27, 2016
    A decade of propelling bright futures for childhood disability student researchers
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  • July 26, 2016
    Scientist Deryk Beal awarded strategic fellowship at New Zealand Institute of Language, Brain and Behaviour
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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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