Health & Medicine
Who are the Players?
Whitby is in the Greater Toronto Area (GTA) and is centrally located in Durham Region which is home to a number of key companies, hospitals, research organizations, professional services and innovators including:
- Lakeridge Health Whitby and Oshawa
- Ontario Shores Centre for Mental Health Sciences
- Affiliated with the University of Toronto Faculty of Medicine
- Rouge Valley Ajax-Pickering General Hospital
- Lakeridge Health Education & Research Network
- Affiliated with Queen's University Faculty of Medicine
Professional Health Care Coordination Services:
Whitby is home to a growing number of companies and organizations specializing in health and medicine. They Choose Whitby because of its:
- Convenient Transportation Links
- Skilled Labour Force
- World-Class Education and Training
- Unique Facilities for Research and Commercialization
- Competitive Business Costs
- Superior Quality of Life to Attract and Retain Talent
In addition, a number of government programs and financial incentives for health sciences companies and organizations help offset job training, research and development and export development costs.
View our success stories and learn why companies and organizations Choose Whitby and Durham Region as their Community of Choice. Contact Whitby's Economic Development Office for additional support or information.