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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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There is a thriving research focus within the Health Professions Department, to which social work has made significant contributions. Our researchers have examined various areas, including: assessment systems for screening for anxiety and depression; the impact on the health care provider involving people living with stroke; the value of social workers in efficient hospital discharge; and, psycho-educational interventions for women completing primary treatment for breast cancer.
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Collaborative Academic Practice Research and Innovation
Bagha SM, Macedo A, Jacks LM, Lo C, Zimmermann C, Rodin GM, Li M (in press 2012). The utility of the Edmonton Symptom Assessment System (ESAS) in screening for anxiety and depression. European Journal of Cancer Care.
Cheung D, McKellar J, Parsons J, Lowe M, Willems J, Heus L, Reeves, S (2012). Community Re-engagement and Interprofessional Education: The Impact on the Healthcare Provider and Persons Living with Stroke. Topics in Stroke Rehabilitation, 19(1), 63–74.
Dimitropoulos G, Tran AF, Agarwal P, Sheffield B, Woodside DB. (ePub 2012). Navigating the transition from paediatric to adult eating disorder programs: Perspectives of service providers. International Journal of Eating Disorders, published online Mar 2012.
Dimitropoulos G, Tran AF, Agarwal P, Sheffield B, Woodside DB (in press 2012). Successful transition from pediatric to adult based eating disorder programs: A qualitative study on the Perspective of service providers. Eating Disorders: The Journal of Treatment and Prevention.
Galati M, Wong HJ, Morra D, Wu RC (2011). An evidence-based case for the value of social workers in efficient hospital discharge. The Health Care Manager 30(3), 242-246.
Jones J, Cheng T, Jackman M, Haines S, Rodin G, Walton T, Catton P (in press 2011). Getting Back on Track: Evaluation of a brief group psychoeducation intervention for women completing primary treatment for breast cancer. Psycho-Oncology, published online Sept 2011.