Promoting Fitness and Healthy Lifestyles for Everyone

The work conducted in the ProFILE Lab addresses timely research questions around promotion of the health and well-being of children with disabilities and long term conditions. Weight-related issues (including overweight and obesity, physical activity and nutrition) are priority areas of investigation.  Learn more about our Mission.

The ProFILE Lab is part of the Bloorview Research Institute at Holland Bloorview Kids Rehabilitation Hospital, and is led by Dr. Amy McPherson, Scientist at Holland Bloorview and Assistant Professor at the Dalla Lana School of Public Health. 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 the Bloorview Research Institute

  • December 18, 2015
    Apply now: 2016 BRI Pursuit Awards
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  • October 29, 2015
    Holland Bloorview Climbs Three Spots in Canada's Top 40 Research Hospitals
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  • September 15, 2015
    Register Now for the 10th annual BRI Symposium!
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