Engineering a better healthcare system

We pioneer data-driven research to improve system efficiency and enhance patient care.

The Centre for Healthcare Engineering (CHE) at the University of Toronto provides a bridge between academia and the healthcare sector, translating the latest research findings to impact practice and offering educational opportunities for students and practitioners.

Are you a healthcare provider looking for technical or research assistance in healthcare engineering?

A variety of options are available at CHE. Please see the page on opportunities for healthcare providers or the brief description in the following Project Request Form.


Event – Joint CHE and OR Seminar Series: Generative models for hospital census prediction with cumulative difference learning VAE (Mar. 17)

March 3, 2023

Generative models for hospital census prediction with cumulative difference learning VAE Pengyi Shi Krannert School of Management, Purdue University Date: […]

Virtual Seminar – SRI Seminar Series: The digital revolution in health care: Challenges, opportunities, and the need for policy innovation (Mar. 15)

March 1, 2023

Ariel D. Stern Associate professor, Technology and Operations Management Unit, Harvard Business School WEDNESDAY, MARCH 15, 2023 3:10 PM 4:30 […]

Opportunity – Project Analyst at Humber River Hospital

February 27, 2023

Program: Clinical Innovation & Transformation Employee Type: Temporary Full-Time Humber River Hospital has an exciting opportunity for a Project Analyst […]

Job Opportunity – Implementation Lead at Cancer Digital Intelligence

February 27, 2023

The principle responsibilities of the Implementation Lead will be to work collaboratively with clinicians, designers, technology experts, data analysts, researchers, […]

Opportunity – Decision Support Specialist at Flemingdon Health Centre (Feb. 26)

February 22, 2023

FHC is seeking a Decision Support Specialist who will support data quality, management, strategic planning, reporting, risk management, and auditing […]


Other healthcare industry opportunities

Learn about some of the tools developed at the Centre for Healthcare Engineering.

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Recent internal opportunities for industrial engineering students at the University of Toronto

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2022-02-17 / 2022-02-25 Research Assistant to construct optimization model to reduce the strain on the EMS system in Ontario Partnerships for Evaluation and Policy Research MEng student; senior BASc student Start immediately Available

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