A university component
Research and training is concrete too
At Sacré-Cœur hospital, 170 regular research personnel and associates and 175 master’s, doctoral, and post-doctoral students are at work doing research on concussions, sleep disorders, the development of orthopedic prostheses, cardio-vascular rehabilitation, asthma at work, etc.
Research in three sectors:
- Chronic illnesses
encompasses research done in cardiology, nephrology, pneumology, exercise science, and bariatric surgery
encompasses research done in sleep disorders, mental health, and neurocardiology
- Trauma – acute care
encompasses research done in pre-hospital, emergency and intensive care, and in surgery
By reason of its specialties, ultra-specialties, university component, and simulation equipment, Sacré-Cœur hospital offers a stimulating learning environment for the over 4,600 medical trainees it receives every year. The patients benefit by enjoying cutting-edge care in a safe milieu.
The hospital stands out in terms of teaching:
- over 4,677 internships at the university, college, or professional levels
- over 28 disciplines
- more than 175,000 hours of supervision
- first two hospital simulation laboratories
- 1,442 individuals having received simulation training