Join our professional team as a Research Chair as we work together to deliver compassionate care that is responsive to the healthcare needs of our community.
Humber River Hospital is committed to revolutionizing patient care for our diverse community. We are looking for exceptional individuals to join our great team: people who share our passion to deliver excellent, patient-focused, expert care. The Hospital is formally affiliated with both the University of Toronto and Queen’s University.
The Research Chair will develop and undertake applied research projects, in line with HRH’s Research Strategy, ultimately supporting the hospital’s Strategic Plan to become an academic hospital; to attract research funding in support of the overall research agenda and program; to build capacity at HRH by providing training and research opportunities to both research and hospital staff/affiliates.
To lead the portfolio of research projects from the Optimizing Care through Technology of the HRH Research Strategy. Research projects that align with the theme of Optimizing Care through Technology play a crucial role in achieving the organization’s vision, mission and strategic initiatives in building the hospital’s research program. To help Humber develop an academic culture, build research capacity and attract research funding and talent to the organization. Research Chair, Optimizing Care through Technology to facilitate graduate student placements within the Research Office.
Humber River Hospital is one of Canada’s largest regional acute care hospitals, serving a catchment area of more than 850,000 people in the northwest GTA. The hospital currently operates out of its Wilson Avenue site with a total of 656 beds, 3,300 staff, approximately 700 physicians and 400 volunteers.
We’re about our patients first and foremost, and helping them when they need us is our purpose, something we try to do with respect and compassion every day. Every patient is offered an opportunity to share their hospital experience with us, and we look to that feedback for guidance when developing plans to encourage success and improvement across the organization.