Partnering with McMaster University
The Osler Family Medicine Residency Program is situated in William Osler Health System’s Brampton Civic Hospital. Our residents also work in other Osler facilities, which include Etobicoke General Hospital, and Peel Memorial Integrated Health and Wellness Centre.
William Osler Health System is one of the largest community hospitals in the province. It is conveniently located close to the Greater Toronto Area and only 45 minutes from Hamilton. WOHS provides programs and services to nearly one million residents in the growing and diverse communities of Etobicoke, Rexdale, Woodbridge, Bolton, Georgetown and Brampton.
The Department of Family Medicine emphasizes quality care within a patient-centered model. Guided by the four principles of family medicine, we place a special importance on teaching the role of the family doctor in the office, hospital and community.
Our preceptors in Family Medicine are active in hospital care, home care, long term home care, primary care obstetrics and palliative care. If you are a medical graduate looking for an opportunity to develop into the family physician you know you can be, this is the program for you!
Why Choose Brampton
- Brampton Teaching SiteThe William Osler Health System (WOHS) is one of the largest, full-service community hospitals in the province. We are located northwest of the GTA and only 45 minutes from Hamilton, with easy access to both cities.
- WOHS sees more pediatric ED visits than any other community hospital in Ontario and is a great obstetrics experience that gives you confidence to consider it as part of your career
- Our preceptors in family medicine are active in hospital care, home care, long-term care, ER, palliative medicine and obstetrics with an abundance of one-on-one learning opportunities.
- Brampton and Etobicoke are multi-cultural communities with very diverse populations. There is something here for everyone!
With a solid curriculum, enhanced learning environments, community-based care and one-to-one mentorship, the FMTC offers the best of rural medicine in an urban setting. If you are looking for an opportunity to develop into the family physician you know you can be – this is the program for you!