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

  • 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 10, 2016
    2016 Pursuit Awards Draws International Speakers and Advances Research Agenda
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