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October to December 2021

July  to September 2021

April to June 2021

Jan to March 2021


Media Stories:

2021

July to September

  • How to talk to youth about body image (Global News Morning)
    Features new parent guide co-developed by Dr. Amy McPherson and parent volunteers including Christine Hill, manager of stakeholder relations at Holland Bloorview, how to guide conversations around weight

  • Holland Bloorview researcher rolls out body positivity resource (CTV News Toronto)
    Features new parent guide co-developed by Dr. Amy McPherson and parent volunteers including Christine Hill, manager of stakeholder relations at Holland Bloorview, how to guide conversations around weight.

  • Guiding conversation about weight as kids head back to school (CityNews Toronto)
     Features new parent guide co-developed by Dr. Amy McPherson and parent volunteers including Christine Hill, manager of stakeholder relations at Holland Bloorview, how to guide conversations around weight.

  • The impact of COVID19 (Hospital News)
    Highlighted Dr. Evdokia’s research as part of an ongoing COVID study on youth mental health led by SickKids and POND

  • Youth are finding ways to be resilient during pandemic (Hospital News)
    Re-published web story on a study led by Dr. Sally Lindsay, a senior scientist and head of the TRAIL Lab, that found some youth with disabilities have found ways to cope with the COVID19 pandemic

  • Illuminating: Sexual Health & Disability (The Pulse podcast – Accessible Media Inc.)
    Part 2: This episode features two of the exhibit's contributors -- Wesley and Effie. The exhibit, Illuminating, examines how youth with disabilities navigate sexuality in healthcare settings.

  • Illuminating: Sexual Health & Disability (The Pulse podcast – Accessible Media Inc.)
    Part 1: Holland Bloorview’s Dr. Amy McPherson talks about the ‘Illuminating’ virtual photo exhibit which features how youth with disabilities navigate sexuality in healthcare settings. She also makes a case for a conversation about the positive experience of sex for people with disabilities. 

  • Confronting the gaps in sexuality and disability (Toronto Star)
    Dr. Amy McPherson, ProFILE Lab speaks to the Star about a new digital art exhibit she coordinated with Fiona Moola to talk about how youth with disabilities are navigating their sexuality in health-care settings. Holland Bloorview clients Effie and Emma were also interviewed.

  • Holland Bloorview expanding children's lives (Leaside Life)
    Features ground-breaking ceremony for Bloorview Research Institute's largest research expansion

April to June


January to March 

 


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