Patients + Research: Jan Magee Jan’s youngest son, Wesley, was born with cerebral palsy. She decided to get involved with the research that would make a difference for her son and her family, and today, she is the vice-chair of the Research Family Engagement Committee at Holland Bloorview Kids Rehabilitation Hospital.
Researchers at Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre and St. Michael’s Hospital have spearheaded a knowledge translation project to move evidence-based care into hospitals across Ontario, establishing lasting improvements for seniors care. With support from the Health System Research Fund, 87 hospitals are participating in the Senior Friendly Hospitals ACTION program. The program is increasing capacity to […]
Ontario is home to global leaders in childhood disability research who are doing foundational work in areas including cerebral palsy, autism, and concussion care. The Ontario Association of Children’s Rehabilitation Services (OACRS) hopes to leverage this world-class resource by bringing together researchers, clinicians, patients and families to facilitate the dissemination and adoption of top research […]