The Autism Research Centre conducts research aimed at improving outcomes and quality of life for children with autism spectrum disorders and their families.  Read more about our Mission.

The Autism Research Centre is part of the Bloorview Research Institute at Holland Bloorview Kids Rehabilitation Hospital. Dr. Evdokia Anagnostou and Dr. Jessica Brian, co-leads of the Autism Research Centre, bring together a team of professionals with expertise ranging from neurology, developmental pediatrics, psychology, psychometry, and engineering to early intervention, occupational therapy, speech and language pathology, and nursing. 

If you are interested in learning more about our research projects or to become involved in a study, visit our Research page.

What's new in ARC

  • August 24, 2016
    Diabetes Treatment Helps Reduce Increased Weight in Children With ASD
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  • August 15, 2016
    The Role of Technology: Research Teams Drive International Awareness
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  • July 27, 2016
    A decade of propelling bright futures for childhood disability student researchers
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Grant renewal alert

The Ontario Brain Institute granted the Autism Research Centre an $18.7 million funding renewal for their POND Project. Read more about the POND Project and this important provincial support on our Research page.
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