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The Department of Anesthesiology and Pain Medicine takes great pride in its strong clinical and academic foundations. Our faculty members are recognized as world leaders in many clinical programs and are renowned for discoveries in both preclinical and clinical sciences. We support exceptional educators who are developing best-in-class programs.

New Faculty Orientation

Watch welcome messages from our senior executive leaders in the department: Chairs and Vice Chairs.

Clinical Academic Appointments

Our department is the largest anesthesia department in Canada, with over 400 faculty members. We train a significant number of anesthesiologists that practice in Ontario, and are also a major training site for future academics.


Academic promotion is one of the most important ways in which the University can recognize the excellence of its faculty in terms of teaching, research, creative professional activity (CPA) and other professional activities, both within and outside the University. 

Educational Services & Support

We are committed in delivering a world-class educational experience for our learners by supporting our educators through training and medical education research. Through the services listed, we aim to promote wellness and inclusion for faculty across Toronto though best practices.