Health caring: How 8 nursing innovators are pushing the boundaries of science and compassion

In honour of International Nurses Day, we celebrate U of A researchers, students and graduates making an impact in improving care for patients in Canada and around the world.

Nursing researcher teams up with Covenant Health to help health workers take care of their own mental health

Two projects aim to document experiences and foster mental wellness in workplace culture, which also benefits patient care.

U of A professor studies how ‘invisible’ racism in academia keeps the people who experience it on the margins

Shirley Anne Tate will share insights from more than a decade of research in keynote address at upcoming Congress 2021.

More Stories


Loading...

Michael Houghton Awarded 2020 Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine

University of Alberta virologist awarded Nobel Prize

Michael Houghton wins Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine along with Harvey J. Alter and Charles M. Rice for the discovery of the hepatitis C (HCV) virus.

Read story

micheal-houghton-hepc-video-1.jpg

U of A Nobel winner’s impact extends from personal to global

michael-houghton-lab-600.jpg

COVID-19 has ‘created a new paradigm for developing vaccines,’ says U of A Nobel winner

houghton-video-lab-shot-reaction-story-teaser.png

Michael Houghton reacts to receiving Nobel Prize