Congratulations on Joining the Faculty of Health Sciences

It is my pleasure to welcome you to the Faculty of Health Sciences!  You are joining a remarkable community of faculty and staff that have put our Faculty at the forefront of innovation in health care, discovery and learning.   With 900 full-time faculty, more than 3,000 part-time faculty, and 1,500 staff members we are focused on health education, research and care for the people of Hamilton, Ontario, Canada, and beyond.  With you, I am committed to sustaining and building on the success of our already outstanding Faculty.  Welcome!


Dr. Paul O’Byrne, MB, FRCP(C), FRSC
Dean and Vice-President, Faculty of Health Sciences

We are excited for you to join our family! Lets get Orientated!

Our New Employee Welcome was built to provide you with guidance and support as you become familiar with life in the Faculty of Health Sciences (FHS).  To begin your journey with us, follow the checklists below, beginning with ‘Before Your Arrival’ through to ‘Your First Months’.
You will find essential steps to complete, recommended resources, and interesting facts about your new workplace.
Explore, learn, and discover more about your FHS!

Be sure to visit our ‘Resources’ page, which provides you with easy access to all of the many resources found throughout the site.


Before Your Arrival

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Your First Days

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Your First Weeks

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Your First Months

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