Officially founded in 1899, The Hamilton Academy of Medicine is a local voluntary professional association. The Academy binds the medical community of the Greater Hamilton Area, promoting a spirit of cooperation and unity, while meeting the educational, social and political needs of its members.

The Academy acts at the territorial branch society of District 4 of the Ontario Medical Association (OMA) providing a full range of programs, services and benefits to assist Member physicians. We have more than 700 Members.


A unified voice for a vibrant, healthy and involved medical profession and community


  • To Provide

    To provide leadership, education and social venues for physicians in their professional and personal endeavours.

  • To Represent

    To represent and engage physicians in the development of a local sustainable, accessible, effective health system.

  • To Advocate

    To advocate for the health of the community.