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 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