Trenton

Trenton, or Quinte West, as it is now known, is a beautiful community centrally located on the 401 corridor, on the shores of the Bay of Quinte.  Just 1.5 hrs. east of Toronto, 2.5 hours west of Ottawa, and 45 minutes to Kingston or 30 minutes to Prince Edward County.

Home to Canada’s largest air force base, Trenton is a community that encompasses both urban and rural living.  With plenty to see and do amid spectacular natural surroundings there are lots of activities to match your interests. Golfing, fishing, camping, nature trails, snowmobiling, skiing, skating, boating, paddling, sailing and much more - all at your backdoor here!

Our area also has over 40 wineries and craft breweries nearby. As well, art galleries, museums, and theatres can be found here.  For the foodies, we have everything from gourmet food trucks to gourmet restaurants!  Each season offers different community festivals with a focus on cultural, musical, recreational activities and pets!!

Our hospital, Trenton Memorial, features 26 beds; a busy ER (approx. 35,000 visits/year); a DI Dept including a brand-new state of the art CT Scanner; ambulatory care clinics; same day surgery suites; medical day clinic; Children’s Treatment Centre and more!

Core and Elective placements available: 

Anesthesia
ER
Family Medicine

Accomodation: 

  • Shared 2-bedroom apartment
  • 2 blocks from the hospital
  • vehicle is not required once you are in the community