At Lakeridge Health, we are dedicated to better understanding the diseases that affect people, expanding treatment options, and improving quality of life. We're also constantly striving to improve clinical programs and services.  At any given time, there are more than 140 active research studies underway at Lakeridge Health.

Research Office

The Research Office at Lakeridge Health provides support and services to facilitate research activities across all sites of the hospital. 

Areas of Research

Research at Lakeridge Health spans our clinical and nonclinical programs, and is categorized into three major areas:

Research and Innovation Rounds (RIR)

The Lakeridge Health Research Department launched a new series in September 2013 entitled Research and Innovation Rounds (RIRs), which consist of a monthly educational session dedicated to research and innovation at Lakeridge Health. For more information, please view our Research and Innovation Rounds page.

Research Collaborations

Lakeridge Health is committed to working with local and regional partners to develop meaningful research projects that will lead to improved patient care. For more information, please view our Research Collaborations page.

Research Ethics Board (REB)

The internal REB at Lakeridge Health oversees the ethical conduct of research involving humans at the hospital. To learn more about the Lakeridge Health REB, please view our Research Ethics Board (REB) page.

Volunteer Opportunities

All volunteer opportunities for research are sent through the Volunteer Program to be filled.  Please email for more information.

Contact Us

Contact the Research Office for more information:

1 Hospital Court
Room 2C086
Oshawa, ON
L1G 2B9
Phone: 905-576-8711 ext. 32745
Fax: 905-721-7793
Email: Lori-Ann Larmand,