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Our partners contribute more than money. Their ideas, volunteer power, in-kind support and more are helping us develop new technologies and innovative practices in rehabilitation.

We are deeply grateful to our partners, listed below, for their generous contributions of leadership, guidance, time, goods and funds – all of which allows us to pursue cutting-edge research every day. Together, we address complex rehabilitation issues and successfully leverage our stakeholder partnerships to develop programming and services of the future. With support from our partners, we can continue to fund existing research programs, and create new lines of innovation.

McGill University

McGill University is one of Canada’s best-known institutions of higher learning and one of the leading universities in the world. With students coming to McGill from over 150 countries, our student body is the most internationally diverse of any research-intensive university in the country.

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Université de Montréal

Université de Montréal is one of the world’s leading research universities. Just like the city whose name it bears, the Université de Montréal is cosmopolitan, cultured, scientific and creative. The Université de Montréal was founded with the goal of offering higher education. Over the course of more than 135 years, it has become an institution serving society as a whole.

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McGill University Health Centre

The McGill University Health Centre (MUHC) is a bilingual academic health network, and one of the largest and most modern in North America. The Research Institute of the MUHC is an international research powerhouse with a worldwide reputation in the field of biomedical sciences and health care. Affiliated with the Faculty of Medicine of McGill University, the MUHC cultivates an environment that allows students, postgraduate residents, and fellows to develop professionally while contributing to patient well-being. Every year, the MUHC welcomes students from across the health spectrum into their hospitals, contributing to the next generation of healthcare providers.

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Centre for Interdisciplinary Research in Rehabilitation of Greater Montreal (CRIR)

The Centre for Interdisciplinary Research in Rehabilitation of Greater Montreal (CRIR) is a unique research center. It is distinguished by the excellence, breadth and diversity of its research in rehabilitation, as well as through its interdisciplinary, intersectoral and knowledge mobilization initiatives. These initiatives have an important a powerful impact in the clinical, scientific, public and community sectors. CRIR provides an extraordinary environment for the training of new researchers, and is also a model of partnership and administrative synergy.tion of healthcare providers.

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Canada Foundation for Innovation

The Canada Foundation for Innovation (CFI) was built on the ideals of thinking big and investing in areas that matter to Canadians. Since its creation in 1997, the CFI has ensured Canadian researchers have the tools — the cutting-edge labs, facilities and equipment — they need to push the frontiers of knowledge in all disciplines, and to contribute to the full spectrum of research — from discovery to technology development.

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CISSS de Laval

The CISSS de Laval’s mission is to maintain, improve and restore the health and well-being of the Quebec population by making accessible a set of quality and integrated health and social services, thus contributing to social and economic development.

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CISSS de la Montérégie-Centre

The mission of the Montérégie-Center Integrated Health and Social Services Center (CISSS) is to contribute to promoting, maintaining, improving and restoring the health and well-being of the population of its territory by making a range of services accessible quality health and social services.

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CIUSSS du Centre-Sud-de-l’Île-de-Montréal

The mission of the CIUSSS du Center-Sud-de-l’Île-de-Montréal: to ensure the health and well-being of the population it serves. The CIUSSS du Center-Sud-de-l’Île-de-Montréal offers health and social services to the population of its territory (Center-Sud de Montréal). He also coordinates regional (all over the island of Montreal) and provincial mandates.

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CIUSSS du Centre-Ouest-de-l’Île-de-Montréal

The Integrated Health and Social Services University Network for West-Central Montreal (CIUSSS West-Central Montreal) is committed to providing healthcare recipients with timely access to a seamless continuum of care that focuses on individuals’ particular needs. The area covered by this network is home to approximately 362,000 people, who are served by a partnership of more than 30 complementary healthcare facilities. Included are one of Montreal’s leading hospitals (the Jewish General Hospital) and an interlocking array of three specialized hospitals, five CLSCs, two rehabilitation centres, four residential centres, two long-term geriatric residences, and two day centres. Treatment and care are provided by a staff of more than 10,000, including approximately 700 doctors.

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Biomedical Research and Informatics Living Laboratory
for Innovative Advances of New Technologies

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