Vice-Provost, Relations with Health Care Institutions

Discovery DistrictDean Trevor Young – in his concurrent role as Vice-Provost, Relations with Health Care Institutions – leads the university’s outreach, coordination and relationship-building within Toronto’s vibrant hub of biomedical research, drug development, health education, health policy and clinical care.

That hub centres on the Toronto Academic Health Sciences Network (TAHSN) – nine teaching hospitals fully affiliated with U of T and four associate member institutions – and extends to another 20 community-affiliated hospitals and healthcare sites in the Greater Toronto Area and beyond.

As Vice-Provost, Professor Young represents the University on the Council of Ontario Faculties of Medicine. He reports to the President of the University on inter-institutional matters and to the Provost on academic matters affecting the health science divisions in their relations with hospitals and other healthcare sites.

The Council of Health Sciences – consisting of the Deans and other representatives of the seven health science Faculties at U of T – provides Professor Young with the context needed to represent the interests of the health science Faculties to hospitals and other healthcare sites.

Office of the Vice-Provost, Relations with Health Care Institutions

Medical Sciences Building, Room 2115
1 King's College Circle
Toronto, ON  M5S 1A8

Vice-Provost, Relations with Health Care Institutions Trevor Young, MD, PhD, FRCPC, FCAHS 416-946-7810
Associate Vice-Provost, Relations with Health Care Institutions Lynn Wilson, MD, CCFP, FCFP 416-946-7273
Assistant Vice-Provost, Relations with Health Care Institutions Johanne Provençal, PhD 416-978-7762
Legal Counsel Sara Gottlieb 416-978-3066
Legal & Administrative Coordinator Heather Skelton 416-978-7680

RELATIONS WITH HEALTH CARE INSTITUTIONS

Hospital Organizations
Council of Academic Hospitals of Ontario (CAHO)
Association of Canadian Academic Healthcare Organizations
The Toronto Academic Health Science Network (TAHSN) is comprised of the University of Toronto and its affiliated academic hospitals. TAHSN’s members participate in health and biomedical research and teach undergraduate and postgraduate medical and healthcare professional students.

TAHSN Member Affiliation 
Baycrest Health Sciences
Centre for Addiction and Mental Health
Holland Bloorview Kids Rehabilitation Hospital
Sinai Health System (Includes Mount Sinai Hospital and Bridgepoint Active Healthcare)
St. Michael's Hospital (*)
Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre
The Hospital for Sick Children
University Health Network (Includes Toronto General Hospital, Toronto Western Hospital, Princess Margaret Hospital, Toronto Rehabilitation Institute)
Women's College Hospital

TAHSN Associate Member Affiliation 
North York General Hospital
St. Joseph's Health Centre (*)
Michael Garron Hospital
Trillium Health Partners (includes Credit Valley Hospital, Mississauga Hospital, Queensway Health Centre)

Community Hospital Affiliation 
Humber River Hospital
Lakeridge Health
Markham-Stouffville Hospital
Ontario Shores Centre for Mental Health Sciences
Providence Healthcare(*)
Royal Victoria Regional Health Centre
Scarborough and Rouge Hospital
Southlake Regional Health Centre
West Park Healthcare Centre
Waypoint Centre for Mental Health Care
William Osler Health System

Non-Hospital Clinical Site Affiliation 
Canadian Blood Services
George Hull Centre for Children and Families
Kensington Eye Institute
Kensington Health
Ontario Forensic Pathology Services
Surrey Place Centre
The SickKids Centre for Community Mental Health (formerly Hincks-Dellcrest Centre)
Youthdale Treatment Centres

Other Affiliates
Public Health Ontario (formerly Ontario Agency for Health Protection and Promotion)
City of Toronto / Toronto Public Health

Education 
Department of National Defence / Northern Ontario School of Medicine / Michener Institute for Applied Health Science

Radiation Therapy: University Joint Program
Ontario Centre of Forensic Sciences / Office of the Chief Coroner of Ontario / UTM
Northern Ontario School of Medicine
Physician Assistant Program (Michener / Northern Ontario School of Medicine)
Rural Ontario Medicine Program

Research 
Institute for Circumpolar Health Research
Institute for Work and Health
Ontario Institute for Cancer Research

(*) St. Michael's Hospital merged with Providence Healthcare and St. Joseph's Health Centre in 2017; the University’s affiliations continue on a site-specific basis.

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