Our Labs


CareLab

CareLab

CareLab consists of a simulated patient care environment for research purposes based on a typical hospital single patient room...


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ClimateLab

ClimateLab

This lab's temperature can be set between -20°C to +35°C to simulate a wide range of conditions to test clothing, footwear and assistive technology for people with diverse ages and abilities...


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DriverLab

DriverLab

With vehicles as the leading cause of death in Canada, DriverLab uses simulation to help develop tests for fitness and safety for driving, recommendations, and investigating effects of...


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FallsLab

FallsLab

The objective of FallsLab is to understand balance and gait, develop therapies for people with conditions that increase the risk of falls, and to design and test technologies that prevent...


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HomeLab

HomeLab

HomeLab enables researchers to study how to help older people and people with challenges live safely and as independently as possible at home...


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Rehab Engineering Lab

Rehab Engineering Lab

The Rehabilitation Engineering Laboratory (REL) is a multidisciplinary facility devoted to developing solutions for restoring function after neurological injuries and disease...


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SleepdB

SleepdB

SleepdB is a sound-proof laboratory that was developed to examine sleep-disordered breathing...


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StairLab

StairLab

StairLab helps scientists improve independence and prevent injury through gait and balance research in aging and disability, resulting in more informed clinical recommendations, better...


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StreetLab

StreetLab

StreetLab is a multi-sensory immersive lab that allows scientists to present people with realistic scenarios as they safely navigate the sensory and cognitive challenges associated with everyday...


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WinterLab

WinterLab

WinterLab allows scientists to study how challenging icy, snowy and cold conditions impact mobility and safety...


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Movement Evaluation Lab

Movement Evaluation Lab

The Movement Evaluation Lab allows researchers to develop and evaluate new diagnostic techniques and therapies aimed at improving the control of movement and mobility. These include...


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