PRISM Lab - Support

The prism lab is grateful for generous support from government and non-government funding sources that help to support life-changing research for children with disabilities. We also believe it is important to conduct cross-disciplinary research in collaboration with partners in the hospital, the community, and relevant industries. Below is a list of our funders and partners.

Funding Agencies

  • Ontario Centres of Excellence
  • Ontario Ministry of Research & Innovation
  • Precarn Inc.
  • Canada Research Chairs
  • National Sciences & Engineering Research Council of Canada
  • Ontario Innovation Trust
  • BrainChild
  • Canada Foundation for Innovation
  • Bloorview Children’s Hospital Foundation
  • Canadian Institute of Health Research
  • The Health Technology Exchange
  • The Hospital for Sick Children

Industry Partners

  • Panacis Medical Inc, Ottawa – aspirometer
  • NovitaTech, Australia – virtual musical instrument
  • QualiLife, Toronto/Sweden – novel access pathways
  • MusIQ Kids, Toronto – virtual music instrument
  • LongPen, Toronto – signature authentication device

Clinical Partners

  • Bridgepoint Health
  • Toronto Rehab
  • University Health Network
  • The Hospital for Sick Children

Community Partners

  • Sunnyview Public School, Toronto – robotic facilitation of play, sensory spaces
  • L’Arch Daybreak, Richmond Hill/Toronto – communication aid
  • Muki Baum Association – virtual musical instrument