Fact Sheet

The Michener Institute of Education at UHN is a registered charitable organization, incorporated under the laws of the Province of Ontario. In accordance with the Corporations Act, The Michener Institute is legally governed by a Board of Governors. As a not-for-profit charitable organization, The Michener Institute also falls under the regulations of the Charities Act and the Charitable Gifts Act. It is funded by the Ontario Ministry of Health.

President & CEO: Dr. Kevin Smith
Executive Vice-President Education: Dr. Brian Hodges
Principal: Dr. Harvey Weingarten
Chair, Board of Governors: Cornell Weight

Total Enrolment 2022/2023:

Advanced Diploma – 953
Continuing Education learners – 3,445
Clinical Placements for Michener Students – 951

Academic Programs:

Anesthesia Assistant
Cardiovascular Perfusion Technology
Diagnostic Cytology
Digital Health & Data Analytics
Fundamentals of Health Care
Genetics Technology
Imaging Informatics
Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI)
Medical Laboratory Science
Medical Radiation Sciences:

  • Nuclear Medicine & Molecular Imaging Technology
  • Radiation Therapy
  • Radiological Technology

Physician Assistant
Respiratory Therapy

Academic Partnerships & Affiliations:

Association of Canadian Community Colleges
Association of Colleges of Applied Arts and Technology of Ontario
College of Science, Technology & Applied Arts of Trinidad & Tobago
Dalhousie University, Halifax
INHOLLAND University, Netherlands
Laurentian University, Sudbury
Northern Ontario School of Medicine, Sudbury
University of Ontario Institute of Technology, Oshawa
University of Rajasthan, India
University of Toronto, Toronto
Professional Affiliations
Canadian Association of Applied Health Professions
College of Chiropodists of Ontario College of Medical Laboratory Technologists
College of Medical Radiation Technology of Ontario
College of Respiratory Therapists of Ontario

Past Presidents:

Maureen Adamson, BBA, MBA, ICD.D (August 2014 – December 2015)
Dr. Paul Gamble, BSc (Hons), BA, MHSc, DrPH (October 2003 – September 2012)
Dr. Renate Krakauer, BScPhm, MES, EdD (October 1994 – October 2003)
Dr. Diana Michener Schatz, BA Biochemistry & Physiology, PhD Biochemistry, Certified Clinical Chemist (1958 – October 1994)