We are the Faculty of Medicine & Dentistry at the University of Alberta, one of the world’s elite academic health sciences centres, where top students are taught by award-winning educators and mentored by renowned scientists in a dynamic learning environment.
We conduct our teaching, research and patient care in accordance with the highest international standards. We work with our partners in education, research and health care for the greater good of the local, regional and global community.
Outstanding areas of medical research at the University of Alberta include diabetes, obesity, virology, heart disease, motor control and rehabilitation, protein structure and function, and transplantation.
Lewis Kay, a molecular biophysicist at the University of Toronto, has been awarded this year's Gerhard Herzberg Canada Gold Medal for Science and Engineering.
Read the Globe and Mail article - May 1, 2018
Isabelle is a graduate from our PhD program (James Lab)
Read the Maclean's article from February 6, 2018
Lewis Kay credits time at UAlberta for propelling him toward international acclaim.
Read the Article By Ross Neitz on April 11, 2017
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