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.
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.
Our 10 medical programs are spread across eight hospital sites – Princess Margaret, Toronto General, Toronto Rehab’s five sites, Toronto Western – as well as our education programs through the Michener Institute of Education at UHN. Learn more about the services, programs and amenities offered at each location.
Maps & Directions
Find out how to get to and around our nine locations — floor plans, parking, public transit, accessibility services, and shuttle information.
Ways You Can Help
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.
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Bioethicists have varied educational backgrounds, with Philosophy, Law, Medicine, Nursing and Social Work being strongly represented degrees in the Toronto Bioethics community. They typically have a minimum of a post-graduate degree in Bioethics, and increasingly, employers expect them to have a doctorate. Practical experience and training is necessary and available from clinical ethics fellowships like those offered by the Joint Centre for Bioethics at the University of Toronto.
Bioethicists commonly supplement their academic and practical backgrounds with certificates in relevant areas such as mediation, research ethics and leadership.
UHN Bioethicists supervise practicum students in the Joint Centre for Bioethics (JCB) Master of Health Sciences program.