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CanChild Centre For Childhood Disability Research




CanChild is a non-profit research and educational centre located within the School of Rehabilitation Science. Our research is focused on improving the lives of children with a variety of developmental conditions and their families over the lifecourse.

Founded in 1989, CanChild is a world leader in the field of childhood disability. Our cutting-edge research and active strategies for making findings easily accessible to a wide range of audiences make CanChild the premier source for childhood disability information. CanChild's multidisciplinary team includes researchers from pediatrics, rehabilitation medicine (physiatry), occupational therapy, physiotherapy, speech and language pathology, kinesiology, social psychology, epidemiology and biostatistics.