Media Advisory - Michener Institute & University Health Network merge to create groundbreaking education model

TORONTO, Feb. 2, 2016 /CNW/ - One of Canada's largest hospitals and Ontario's only post-secondary school dedicated solely to applied health sciences announce their merger. The Michener Institute of Education at UHN is uniquely positioned to educate currently in-demand applied health professionals while solving health labour force challenges by anticipating, designing and delivering training for future health professions.


News Conference, Photo Op, Interviews, Simulation tour


Michener Institute of Education at UHN

222 St. Patrick Street, Toronto

Auditorium, First Floor


February 3, 2016

12:00 to 1:00 p.m.


  • Han Dong, MPP for Trinity-Spadina, Parliamentary Assistant to the Minister of Training, Colleges and Universities
  • Cliff Nordal, Chair of the UHN Board Education Committee
  • Dr. Peter Pisters, CEO, University Health Network
  • Dr. Brian Hodges, Executive Vice President Education, UHN
  • Amanda Betts, Genetics Technology student, Michener Institute of Education at UHN
  • Maureen Adamson, Former CEO, Michener Institute for Applied Health Sciences

SOURCE The Michener Institute

For further information: Anita Lo, Senior Communications Advisor, The Michener Institute of Education at UHN, t. 416.596.3206, e.; Ana Gajic, Public Affairs Associate, University Health Network, t. 416.340.4800 ext.4011, e.


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