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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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  • April 27, 2016
    Holland Bloorview Kids Rehabilitation Hospital Endorses Rowan's Law
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  • April 21, 2016
    2016 Pursuit Award Ceremony Registration
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  • March 17, 2016
    International Lecture: Dr. Tom Chau to speak at 2016 Honourable Sir Eric Neal Address
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  • February 11, 2016
    Physiotherapy Practice, Winter 2016: Adopting New Technologies
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  • February 4, 2016
    Video games: A new therapeutic frontier for cerebral palsy
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  • January 26, 2016
    Blog post: Dr. Barbara Gibson and the 'new' normal
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