To apply for an Observational Experience, you are required to complete the online application form in Section A. In addition, in Section B you will be required to upload:

  1. Your current resume/CV
  2. A letter of recommendation from your supervisor
  3. A completed application fee form (non-refundable)

Following acceptance, you will be contacted to submit additional documentation by email including, but not limited to:

Observation Experience Application
Section A: Online Application

Personal Information

(Professional Licensing College or Organization)

Organization Information

Contact Information In Toronto

Learning Experience Information

A fee will be applied based on the number of weeks requested. Once your application has been reviewed, you will be provided with further information, including the learning experience fee details.
SickKids is also available to coordinate observation experiences at one of our International Learner Program affiliated hospitals. Please advise if you are also interested in pursuing an observational experience at an affiliated:
Section B: Supporting

Application Fee Payment Form (non-refundable)*

Download the file here. Print and complete the required fields. Scan to create a digital copy and upload here:
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Maximum upload size: 516MB

Your current resume / CV*

Please attach your most up to date resume / CV

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Maximum upload size: 516MB

Recommendation from your supervisor*

Attach a letter of recommendation from your supervisor

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Maximum upload size: 516MB

Please allow 4-6 weeks for your application to be processed. You will be contacted by SickKids regarding the status of your application and the fees associated with your experience.

Successful applicants will be contacted for further information, including a completed immunization record form, completed experience agreement, certificate of registration (if applicable to your profession), and a copy of your degree (officially translated in English).

It is understood that during your experience you may have access to confidential information. Checking the box below indicates that you recognize that you are in a position of trust with The Hospital for Sick Children and agree to maintain confidentiality at all times.

* Fields marked with an asterisk are required.