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Please click here for COVID-19 Response Guide for University Researchers and Research Groups - Updates for Researchers

  • Guidance from the University of Alberta Research Ethics Office (REO) is found here.
  • The Cross Cancer Institute FAQ for Clinical Trial Sponsors is found here. This is relevant for information regarding remote study monitoring.
  • Health Canada released a notice to clinical trial sponsors found here. This contains guidance that pertains to clinical trial sites as well as monitoring activities. 

The Department is active and productive in many areas of medical research including disease mechanisms, new treatments and clinical trials of treatment. Members of the Department regularly present their findings at local, national and international meetings and publish in peer reviewed and international publications.

Contact Information

Associate Chair - Research

Dr. Evangelos Michelakis
Edmonton, Alberta
Email: evangelos.michelakis@ualberta.ca
Phone: 780-407-1576

Team Lead, Research

Eleni Karageorgos
Team Lead, Research

  • Strategic initiatives and projects related to research in the Department of Medicine
  • First point of contact for inquiries related to research in the department
  • Grant Administration
  • Administers the Department of Medicine's annual Research Day
  • Novel Research Programs Support
  • Research Resource Development

Graduate Program Advisors/Research Administrators

The Graduate Program Advisors/Research Administrators in the Office of Research are the first point of contact for inquiries related to the graduate education program, postdoctoral fellows and research administration in the department with:

  • Answering inquiries from potential Graduate Students (M.Sc. and PhD) & Postdoctoral Fellows
  • Assisting with applying for enrollment
  • Supporting the Research Training Committee
  • Administers all Department of Medicine education courses
  • Provides support for obtaining Chair's signatures
  • Provide support Ethics Approvals
  • Provides overall support to the DoM Office of Research

Julian Schulz

  • Cardiology
  • Hematology
  • Infectious Diseases
  • Physical Medicine & Rehab
  • Preventive Medicine
  • Pulmonary Medicine
  • Rheumatology


  • Dermatology
  • Endocrinology & Metabolism
  • Gastroenterology
  • General Internal Medicine
  • Geriatric Medicine
  • Nephrology
  • Neurology