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At UHN, we strive to deliver Compassionate Care & Caring. Learn more about the services and supports that are available to you throughout your journey.
Our UHN programs and services are among the most advanced in the world. We have grouped our physicians,
staff, services and resources into 10 medical programs to meet the needs of our patients and help us make
the most of our resources.
At the heart of everything we do at UHN are our Healthcare Professionals. Refer a patient to one of our 12 medical programs. Learn more about the resources and opportunities available for professional growth.
University Health Network has grown to be one of the largest research and teaching hospital networks in Canada - pioneers in improving the lives of patients. Our long history of health professions education at Toronto General, Toronto Western, Princess Margaret and Toronto Rehab hospitals has consistently advanced the science of education.
University Health Network is a health care and medical research organization in
Toronto, Ontario, Canada. The scope of research and complexity of cases at UHN has made us a national and international
source for discovery, education and patient care.
Being touched by illness affects us in different ways. Many people want to give back to the community
and help others. At UHN, we welcome your contribution and offer different ways you can help so you can find one that suits you.
The Newsroom is the source for media looking for information about UHN or trying to connect with one
of our experts for an interview. It's also the place to find UHN media policies and catch up on our news stories, videos, media releases,
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UHN provides innovative Interprofessional Education (IPE) for students and staff to learn about, from and with each other. IPE learning opportunities occur through partnerships with students and staff across professions, enhancing our ability to provide excellent patient care through collaborative learning.
Student interprofessional learning opportunities include:
Students at UHN, from across professions and non-clinical roles, can participate in structured IPE placements. The structured IPE clinical experience program enables students to meet their profession-specific clinical placement requirements while also participating in unique interprofessional learning. See www.hpworkshop.com for the current SIPE opportunities at UHN.
During a structured IPE clinical experiences, the goals are for students to:
Co-Facilitators support the students in weekly sessions, Content Experts and Clinical Preceptors/Supervisors/Instructors enhance the interprofessional learning.
Skilled facilitation of these clinical experiences is an essential part of their success for the students, and facilitation of IPE clinical experiences also provides an invaluable opportunity to grow your own teaching skills as you contribute to interprofessional student learning.
Facilitating IPE Clinical Experiences has many benefits:
Sharpens skills that are applicable to every team interaction.
Every student who learns at UHN will benefit from taking part in the opportunities offered for interprofessional learning. Beyond structured IPE Clinical Experiences, students are encouraged to:
Interprofessional facilitators are always needed for various interprofessional sessions across all campuses of UHN. To be involved in IPE facilitation, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org