- Sunnybrook Research Institute (SRI) is a fully affiliated research and teaching hospital with the University of Toronto.
- Research spans two Toronto-based campuses: Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre and the Holland Musculoskeletal Centre.
- Total research funding at SRI has tripled since 1998. Total funding for 2011/2012 was $116 million.
- Research space at Sunnybrook comprises 250,000 square feet, including 150,000 square feet for the Centre for Research in Image-Guided Therapeutics.
- SRI has more than 250 scientists and clinician-scientists.
- In total, SRI has 1,102 research staff. Working with scientists are 421 highly skilled personnel (including research associates, engineers, physicists, laboratory technicians and research assistants) and 410 postdoctoral fellows and trainees.
- All scientists at SRI teach at the University of Toronto, within the faculty of medicine.
- Ten SRI researchers hold Canada Research Chairs, the most prestigious award granted by the federal government.
- Three SRI researchers hold departmental chairs at the University of Toronto: one in each of immunology, medical biophysics and medical imaging.
There are three scientific platforms:
Each scientist aligns with a discipline and one of eight clinical programs:
- Brain Sciences Research Program
- Holland Musculoskeletal Research Program
- Odette Cancer Research Program
- Schulich Heart Research Program
- St. John's Rehab Research Program
- Trauma, Emergency and Critical Care Research Program
- Veterans & Community Research Program
- Women & Babies Research Program
Download the new Sunnybrook Research Institute Fact Sheet (PDF) for more information, including details on large-scale capital projects and consortia, partnerships, and commercialization.