Home to six hospitals and a cancer centre, Hamilton has a great demand for health care practitioners.
Institute for Applied Health Sciences (IAHS) at McMaster
Mohawk College has partnered with McMaster University to provide a world-class health sciences education through the Institute of Applied Health Sciences. The IAHS is home to many state-of-the-art facilities that will prepare students for everything the medical world has to throw at them.
Clinical Practice Collaboratory
The Clinical Practice Collaboratory (CPC) located in the IAHS is an inter-professional learning environment designed for students enrolled in all Health Sciences programs. The CPC is equipped to give you the experience of accessing clinical information and best evidence at the bedside.
The Professional Practice Collaboratory
The Professional Practice Collaboratory (PPC) located in the IAHS is home to 8 practice labs and 4 simulation suites. These simulated work environments feature settings meant to mimic hospitals, long-term care, and patients' homes, all equipped with the tools students will be using in hospitals.
IAHS Simulation Room
The Clinical Practice Collaboratory is a simulated work experience lab equipped to help prepare you for every possible health care environment. With multiple simulated hospital, home and hands-on practice environments, these simulated labs can help to prepare you for multiple medical situations.