Faculty of Medicine
Department of Medicine
The Department of Medicine of the University of Toronto is one of the oldest and largest in North America, dating back to the establishment of the founding of the School of Medicine in 1843. Today the Department houses over 600 full-time and 400 part-time faculty members who are distributed among several teaching hospitals and the University campus. The Department is a major educator at all levels; undergraduate, postgraduate and continuing education and, based on its research publications, is recognized as one of the leading departments of medicine in North America.