Find Innovative Solutions to Improve Health in Canada's National Capital and beyond


Collaborate with Our PhD Scientists to Improve Care


Develop the Next Generation of Physicians


Strive for Excellence in Patient Care


Investigate Novel Approaches to Disease Management


Invest in Our Trainees

Our department is a collective of amazing people striving to be world leaders in medicine.

17 Specialty Medical Divisions

Working collectively and collaboratively to provide the best care for our patients.

Renowned Physician Researchers, Clinician Teachers and PhD Scientists

Constantly striving to enhance our existing clinical, research and teaching programs as well as develop new ones.

Outstanding Fellowship and Residency Programs

Supporting learners in their development and growth.

Vital and Vibrant Support Staff

More than 175 dedicated professionals and administrators supporting the clinical, research and scholarly work of our faculty members and trainees.


Our department aims to strengthen patient care by living out our values while promoting the importance of our wellness and providing support to each other.


Our department aims to create an environment that enables new recruits and existing staff to achieve academic excellence.

Member Spotlight

Dr. Rakesh Patel

Rakesh Patel doesn’t care about formal titles — he cares about people. Working with, and influencing people in the pursuit of social justice, creating equitable access and most importantly, doing...

Dr. Eugene Leung

Dr. Eugene Leung loves what he does and is enthusiastically committed to the rapidly evolving field of functional imaging and ’Theranostics’ — today’s buzz word to describe targeted imaging and...

Dr. Lisa Mielniczuk

The grand-daughter of polish World War II survivors, Lisa Mielniczuk absorbed at an early age that nothing comes easy in life and to value hard work. She would study to...

Dr. Kevin Burns

Dr. Kevin Burns is one of Canada’s most influential kidney researchers, but not just for his impressive grant and publication stats and the impact his research has had on care...

Dr. Alison Dugan

Dr. Alison Dugan has a long and passionate history with medical education. Her philosophy about teaching has developed over the years through a variety of educational exposures like revising the...

We Empower Our Greatest Resource - Our People

Our 542 department faculty members are broadly represented within our leadership structure.
They are physicians, PhD scientists, residents and administrators – over 50 individuals holding leadership positions – are shaping the future of this Department.
They are experts in their fields and share a strong desire to innovate, nurture and push us to continually improve.