Our People


LHSC nurses

The people of London Health Sciences Centre make up a community of nearly 15,000 strong. Together, they provide care for more than one million patient visits each year. Dedicated health care professionals providing high quality, compassionate patient care and the staff that support them, researchers seeking new ways to improve health and combat disease, educators and specialists teaching the next generation of health care practitioners—together they fulfill the patient care, research and education mandate of LHSC.

LHSC is committed to being a progressive workplace that lives its mission and shared values of caring and compassion, collaboration and teamwork, integrity and responsibility, pride and enthusiasm, innovation and achievement, excellence and professionalism. London Health Sciences Centre is equally committed to providing a safe and healthy work environment that inspires respect for the individual, collaboration and teamwork.

Our Profile, 2019-20

Physicians, dentists & midwives 1,336
Residents, fellows and visiting electives 1,365
Medical students* 840
Technicians and technologists 941
Administrative and corporate professional 1,984
Service 1,190
Management 303
Health Disciplines 617
Nurses 3,901
Non-medical students 579
Student nurses 865
Volunteers 850
Research personnel** 2,403

*Senior medical students (3rd and 4th year) who receive training at LHSC throughout the year.
**Lawson researchers, support staff, volunteers, students and fellows across LHSC and St. Joseph’s Health Care London