Each midwifery practice group has been assigned to one of the three universities that offer midwifery education as a placement site. The McMaster student placement area spans from Oakville to Windsor and Guelph to Niagara Falls
Clinical terms comprise at least half of the program and students need to be prepared for the following:
During a clinical placement, students are expected to live within a reasonable travel distance to the practice workplace according to the norm of their allocated practice in order to appropriately attend to clinical care and meet course objectives. A common standard is a 30 minute travel time to the midwifery practice in regular travel conditions.
The program will attempt to place you in midwifery teaching practices in the region of your choice within the specific geographic practice area allocated to the McMaster Midwifery Program.
Please note that: