The SouthWestern Academic Health Network (SWAHN) is a network of hospitals, universities and colleges, community and research organizations, and Local Health Integration Networks (LHINS) predominantly in the South West and Erie St Clair regions that are committed to improving population health in Southwestern Ontario through integrated excellence in research, education and clinical practice.
SWAHN is guided by a steering committee of leaders from its member organizations and is chaired by Dr. Gillian Kernaghan, President and CEO of St. Joseph’s Health Care London. Member organizations include: hospitals in London, Windsor, Sarnia, Chatham, Stratford, Strathroy, Exeter, and Owen Sound; universities and colleges (including Western University, University of Windsor, University of Waterloo, Fanshawe College, St. Clair College, and Lambton College); community and research organizations (Erie St. Clair Palliative Care Network and Lawson Health Research Institute); and LHINs in the South West and Erie St. Clair regions.
SWAHN is engaged in projects that address priorities for the region, including palliative care, simulation, inter-professional education, research ethics and nutrition.
Friday, April 10, 2015
8:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.
St. James Building at Brescia University College,
1285 Western Road, Rm.136,