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McMaster Children's Hospital

McMaster Children's Hospital (MCH) is one of the top pediatric academic health sciences centres in the Canada. With 120 acute care beds, 40 pediatric clinics and a full range of specialized inpatient services, MCH is home to one of the country's most impressive Neonatal Intensive Care Units, a cutting-edge Neurometabolic and Neuromuscular Clinic and a state-of-the-art endosuite for performing minimally invasive surgery on our smallest patients. Founded in 1988, MCH has rapidly become a leader in pediatric evidence-based care, collaborative research and innovative leading-edge education.

MCH is one of the two busiest children's hospitals in Ontario offering specialized care to more than 150,000 children each year from South Central Ontario extending from Niagara to Kitchener-Waterloo and beyond. An integral part of Hamilton Health Sciences, McMaster Children's Hospital is a hospital within a hospital. It is also home to the McMaster Child Health Research Institute (MCHRI) led by McMaster Children's Hospital and McMaster University's Department of Pediatrics in conjunction with many key research partners.

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Please note, effective Jan. 1, 2018, all grounds surrounding McMaster University including MCH and McMaster University Medical Centre, will be smoke-free. For more information, visit

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