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Partnerships

AN IDEAL AND PREFERRED PARTNER. A GATEWAY TO AND FOR THE WORLD.

The Faculty of Medicine is a leading destination for researchers, educators and learners. The Office of the Vice Dean, Partnerships oversees the Faculty's outward-facing relationships, including affiliated hospitals, Canadian and international institutions and organizations, and with all levels of government. The Vice Dean collaborates closely with University and affiliated hospital partners and other stakeholders to advance the Faculty’s mission and strategic priorities, which includes advocating for patients, families and the communities we serve by translating knowledge on health, well-being and illness prevention.

Guiding principles for partnership

  • Leverage our location to increase collaboration between the University and the Greater Toronto Area health care sector
  • Maintain the Faculty’s position as a leading destination for researchers, educators and learners
  • Strengthen and sustain national and international partnerships in areas of strategic importance
  • Advocate for patients, families and the communities we serve by translating knowledge on health, well-being and illness prevention

Priorities

  • System transformation
  • Health innovation
  • Strategic international relations

Partnering with the World

International Relationships
Our faculty, students and staff spearhead more than 100 global health initiatives that include capacity building, education and research sectors.

The Toronto Advantage

Our Partnerships Make Us Stronger
What makes the Faculty of Medicine at the University of Toronto a dynamic centre for training, collaboration and innovation?

About the Vice Dean, Partnerships

Lynn Wilson, MD, CCFP, FCFP
On January 1, 2016, Prof. Wilson began her term as the Vice Dean, Partnerships in Faculty of Medicine.
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