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Research and Innovation

Partnership in Action

At Ryerson, researchers combine excellence and relevance to advance prosperity and quality of life in Canada. Home to a number of leading interdisciplinary research centres and institutes, Ryerson offers its partners world-class expertise and resources. 

Here are a few examples of collaborations between Ryerson researchers and our partners.

Ryerson and St. Michael’s team up to establish a unique institute

As the Institute for Biomedical Engineering Science and Technology (iBEST) celebrates its one year anniversary in its labs shared between Ryerson and St. Michael’s Hospital, we look at how the partnership illustrates the institute’s collaborative nature.

Dance intervention aims to get people with Parkinson’s moving
Jennifer Lapum partners with the National Ballet School of Canada to create an art-based knowledge translation project that embodies the benefits of dance for Parkinson’s patients.

Working alongside our First Nations
Professors Judy Finlay and Shelagh McCartney partner together in community-driven research to improve the well-being of northern indigenous communities and to support the redevelopment of new culturally appropriate housing.