Gala Beneficiaries

Funds raised from this gala will support the Emergency Medicine Program at UHN

UHN’s Emergency Departments are the first point of contact for many patients entering the hospital, serving the community and beyond 24/7.

UHN’s Emergency Departments treat more than 120,000 patients each year at two sites: Toronto General Hospital and Toronto Western Hospital. The Emergency teams use cutting-edge technology and expertise to rapidly mobilize resources to provide life-saving care. The team’s research efforts focus on better ways to deliver health care while improving quality and patient safety. UHN is home to one of North America’s largest teaching centres for emergency medicine, with more than 200 students and residents rotating through the Emergency Departments annually.

About University Health Network

University Health Network (UHN) consists of Toronto General Hospital, Toronto Western Hospital, Princess Margaret Cancer Centre and Toronto Rehabilitation Institute. The scope of research and complexity of cases have made UHN a national and international source for discovery, education and patient care.  It has the largest hospital-based research program in Canada with major research in cardiology, transplantation, neurosciences, oncology, surgical innovation, infectious diseases, and genomic medicine. UHN is a research hospital affiliated with the University of Toronto.

Our Vision: achieving global impact
Our Mission: exemplary patient care, research and education
Our Purpose: we are a caring, creative and accountable academic hospital, transforming health care for our patients, our community and the world

About Toronto General & Western Hospital Foundation

Toronto General & Western Hospital Foundation (TGWHF) raises funds for research, education and the enhancement of patient care at Toronto General Hospital and Toronto Western Hospital, as well as for their respective research arms, Toronto General Research Institute and the Krembil Research Institute. The Foundation’s vision is to enable global leadership and innovation in health care by developing and sustaining strong relationships with University Health Network stakeholders.

Our Vision: to enable global leadership in health
Our Mission: to raise funds for University Health Network by developing and sustaining strong relationships
Our Values: excellence, integrity, accountability, collaboration, donor-centric

For more information, or to register, please contact Laura Sawyer
416-340-4800 x7482 | laura.sawyer@uhn.ca