Welcome to the Faculty of Health Sciences at UOIT!Health care in Canada is changing and over the next 10years our health-care system will face dramatic shifts andchallenges. Our ability to meet these challenges, and toprovide high-quality, effective health services is dependentupon how future health-care professionals are trained andeducated.As leaders in Health Sciences, we are responding to thesechallenges by providing you with innovative health-careprograms that will help you meet your aspiration for asuccessful career and help Ontario and Canada meet theneeds of the rapidly growing health-care sector.For example, our Bachelor of Science in Nursing, Bachelorof Health Science with specializations in Health InformationManagement and Kinesiology and Bachelor of Health Sciencein Medical Laboratory Science programs will provide you withthe foundation you need to build a career that will take youfrom the bench, to the bedside and into the community.We also offer a Registered Practical Nursing to Bachelor of Science in Nursing bridge program, a Bachelor of AlliedHealth Sciences program for health professionals interestedin expanding their previous education and a Master of HealthSciences with specializations in Health Informatics andCommunity Health.Our committed and enthusiastic professors will challenge andinspire you to push your boundaries of thinking and learningby sharing their extensive knowledge and experience in theirrespective fields and collaborating with you in the classroom,the lab and the field, giving you the hands-on researchexperience that is in demand by employers.In addition, from your first day on campus to your graduationday, UOIT’s leading-edge learning environment will give youenormous flexibility and access to state-of-the-art health andeducational technology, all designed to give you a competitiveedge.I encourage you to read this viewbook to discover what ourfaculty has to offer and how we can help prepare you for yourfuture career and to visit
or call905.721.3190 to arrange a time for us to show you aroundcampus.If you love people and are committed to learning everythingthere is to know about maintaining good health and treatingillness and injury, the Faculty of Health Sciences at UOIT isthe place for you!Regards,
Dr. Mary Bluechardt
Dean, Faculty of Health Sciences
WELCOMEFROM THE DEAN
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