LHSC and its people

LHSC is proud to be the largest employer in the region.

Nearly 15,000 staff, physicians, students and volunteers provide care at London Health Sciences Centre (LHSC).

LHSC has been in the forefront of medicine in Canada for more than 145 years and offers the broadest range of specialized clinical services in Ontario. As a regional referral centre, London Health Sciences Centre cares for the most medically complex patients including critically injured adults and children in Southwestern Ontario and beyond.

Our People, 2019-20

Physicians, dentists & midwives 987
Residents, fellows and visiting electives 1,223
Medical students* 766
Technicians and technologists 925
Administrative and corporate professional 2,017
Service 1,243
Management 304
Allied health 605
Nurses 3,820
Non-medical students 690
Student nurses 864
Volunteers 850
Research personnel** 850

*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