Institute for Applied Health Sciences at McMaster (IH)

1400 Main Street West
L8S 1C7
Students walking by the Institute for Applied Health Sciences entrance

About the Institute for Applied Health Sciences (IAHS)

Home to six hospitals and a cancer centre, Hamilton has a great demand for health care practitioners.

Led by a world-class faculty, Mohawk prepares students in outstanding facilities that include the human anatomy and simulation labs, as well as computer and digital labs. You’ll complete field and clinical placements with teaching and community hospitals throughout Ontario for enhanced learning in a real health care setting.

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Experience our State-of-the-Art Facilities:

  • Garner the benefit of our Mohawk-McMaster partnership
  • Study in our centre of excellence for health careers
  • Enjoy Mohawk’s campus on the grounds of McMaster University
  • Research your future with five libraries at McMaster, or at Mohawk College Library. 
  • Learn from proven faculty renowned for their excellence in clinical practice and teaching
  • Acquire professional skills in our state-of-the-art laboratories
  • Enjoy access to a modern, well equipped human anatomy laboratory
  • Enhance classroom and laboratory experience with clinical placements arranged by Mohawk in affiliated teaching and community hospitals and clinics within the City of Hamilton and in most other major regions throughout Ontario
  • Experience small group classes that facilitate learning

Take a virtual campus tour!

Explore Mohawk College from the comfort of home! Our new virtual campus tours provide a guided visit of our buildings, labs, services, classrooms and athletic and recreation centre.

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Digital Campus Map

To use the digital map enter your destination and use the Directions button to navigate from your current location. You can also search for a destination by name.

Read navigation quick tips

  1. Search by service name, description, room number or class name. Use the search bar to find a location by any search term you can think of!
  2. Browse the map. Click ‘Amenities’ next to the search bar or click/pinch and zoom around the map.
  3. See location details. Many locations on campus, including student services, food and retail have descriptions and hours of operation as applicable. When you have selected a location, click ‘View Details’.
  4. Get directions. When a location is selected, click ‘Directions’ and choose your starting point. Hint: Choose a parking lot or bus terminal to find the designated entrance closest to you.
  5. Use an accessible route. When your directions are showing, click on the accessible toggle.
  6. View the map in another language. Map controls and location descriptions are available in Chinese, English, French, Hindi, Korean, Portuguese and Vietnamese – the language you see is based on your browser’s language settings.

Mailing Address

1400 Main Street West
L8S 1C7
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