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.
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This fellowship program provides a unique opportunity for point-of-care health care professionals to lead a quality- improvement or research project. This project must be related to the organization's and program's strategic priorities, and to engage in professional leadership.
In 2013, Holly Wykes, RKin, was awarded the Andreae Family Peter Munk Cardiac Centre Interprofessional Innovations and Research Fellowship. The initiative, entitled "Managing Inpatient Referrals to Cardiac Rehabilitation: Enhancing Collaboration along the Continuum of Care" bridged the gap between inpatient cardiovascular services and outpatient cardiac rehabilitation.
Learn more about Collaborative Academic Practice Research and Innovation.
ACCELERATION is a research project aimed at preventing chronic disease. It is designed to improve an individual's health and well-being, through diet, exercise, smoking cessation and appropriate alcohol intake.
The project consists of a 12-week education and supervised exercise program, focusing on healthy behaviour modification, motivation, and exercise. Kinesiology is one of the key disciplines delivering this behavioural and lifestyle change intervention.
Toronto site lead Megan Cahill, RKin will head up the project and work with site leads across Canada to recruit at least 3,000 participants across diverse settings in British Columbia, Ontario, Quebec and Nova Scotia. The goal of this project is to change the way Canadian's prevent chronic disease.
Learn more about ACCELERATION.