Mississauga Academy of Medicine


The Mississauga Academy of Medicine (MAM) was established in 2011 and is comprised of various clinical and academic sites, to offer students clinical experiences in a wide range of health care settings.

Trillium Health Partners (THP) – Anchor site

  • Mississauga Hospital (MH / M-site)
  • Credit Valley Hospital (CVH / C-site)
  • Queensway Health Centre (QHC / Q-site)

University of Toronto Mississauga (UTM) – Associate site

  • Terrence Donnelly Health Sciences Complex (TDHSC / HSC)
Dr. Alison Freeland, Associate Dean (Regional)

Associate Dean, Mississauga Campus - Dr. Alison Freeland

Dr. Alison Freeland joined the Temerty Faculty of Medicine at the University of Toronto in June 2015.  Dr. Freeland is a Psychiatrist and currently holds the position of Vice President, Education, Academic Affairs and Patient Experience at Trillium Health Partners (THP), a large community hospital that offers acute care and specialized regional services to people living in Mississauga.  As Associate Dean, Mississauga Campus, she works with the medical education team at both THP and UTM, where 210+ MD Program students from U of T are based.  Dr. Freeland is an Associate Professor at the University of Toronto.

Dr. Sarah McClennan, Academy Director

Academy Director - Dr. Sarah McClennan

Dr. Sarah McClennan, an Assistant Professor at the University of Toronto, has held the Academy Director role since 2017 and has been a Staff Emergency Medicine Physician at Trillium Health Partners since 2008. She has previously held a variety of leadership positions to encourage teaching, research, education, and the effective implementation of clinical programs and services.  Her goal is to engage with medical students to develop a curiosity and passion for lifelong learning, and to encourage a collaborative learning environment where teaching is valued and promoted.




Student information

We offer a wide variety of services and travel supports for students.

Faculty information

Are you a physician interested in teaching with us? We offer a variety of teaching opportunities.

Research Opportunities

MAM connects students and faculty to contribute to the advancement of medicine and build scholarly experience.

Community involvement

Read about how we are working with community organizations, and home care.


Take a look at our various sites and facilities.

Contact us

Find out where we are located and how to get in touch.