The MitoCanada Foundation is committed to collaborating with like-minded organizations, industry, academia, governments and other key stakeholders.

Canadian Inherited Metabolic Diseases Research Network (CIMDRN)

CIMDRN is a pan-Canadian multi-disciplinary team focused on research to improve care and outcomes for patients with inherited metabolic disorders including mitochondrial disease. The Network provides the evidence needed to improve outcomes and health care services for children with inborn errors of metabolism (IEM). Their team of investigators has expertise in clinical care, pediatric research, health services and policy research, and epidemiology.

New Thinking

New Thinking is a hybrid consultant resource for clients who need consumer insight, strategic discipline, and business, brand, marketing and communication strategies. New Thinking begins with asking new questions,  it leads to new ways of doing things and always concludes with new ideas and results.

PatientKind is a grant-funded project out of the Brudno Lab at the University of Toronto and Hospital for Sick Children. Our office is on the 12th floor of the Peter Gilgan Centre for Research and Learning in downtown Toronto, Canada. Their mission is to connect patients affected by rare diseases with the resources and community that they deserve. We hope to develop a global user base of patients, caregivers, and advocates to help each other throughout the diagnosis and treatment is proud to use the Human Phenotype Ontology and PhenoTips.


RelayHealth is McKesson Canada’s web-based service providing the connectivity and solutions that enable constituents across healthcare to exchange information securely and conveniently. By connecting patients, providers, pharmacies, payors and pharmaceutical manufacturers, RelayHealth offers real-time solutions to streamline interactions throughout healthcare. Focused on the patient point of care, RelayHealth accelerates information exchange, facilitates collaboration between health care providers, advances patient quality of care, and reduces overall health care costs. The service has received Canada Health Infoway certification meaning it has met or exceeded a series of pre-defined, domain specific assessment criteria, ensuring it conforms to global and national standards for privacy, security and interoperability.


Shockdav is a dynamic digital solutions company that delivers inspirational, custom strategies for online marketing, web design, software development, and branding. Working as an extension of your team, ShockDav maintains constant productive communications to ensure ongoing progression of your project. A cordial, hands-on approach establishes a collaborative environment that results in the creation of successful plans, appropriate and proactive resourcing, intelligent project coordination and on-going implementation support. Known for exceeding client expectations, ShockDav is your ideal choice for a digital design partner. Shockdav is the proud developer of the current MitoCanada website.


Zenergy Communications is a devoted full service, bilingual marketing and communications firm that ensures success through implementing effective integrated initiatives. Zenergy has offices in Montreal, Toronto, and New York as well as strategic alliances across Canada and the U.S. Zenergy is a Trusted Service Provider for the Aequitas NEO Exchange. With a strong presence in the Canadian market, Zenergy is the driving force behind successful communications campaigns throughout Anglophone and Francophone communities. For more information, please visit