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Health Sciences recognizes International Day for Persons with Disabilities

This International Day for Persons with Disabilities (December 3rd), we recognize disabled University of Alberta researchers, teachers, and learners in the College of Health Sciences whose work is making a meaningful impact in their community and beyond.

College of Health Sciences boasts all women leaders in historical first

Persons Day — and Women’s History Month — is a fitting time to reflect on the state of women’s leadership and participation in our institutions. As we celebrate advances, we are also mindful of the many ways in which barriers remain – and of the intersectional work we must do daily to remove these barriers, together.

U of A prioritizing mental health as we mark World Mental Health Day

This fall, we’re highlighting contributions to mental health from the College of Health Sciences.

Why the College of Health Sciences wears orange

As our University prepares to close on September 30th in observance of the National Day for Truth and Reconciliation, members of the College of Health Sciences are wearing orange in honour and remembrance of “the experiences and loss of the thousands of children who were stolen from their families and placed in Indian Residential Schools (IRS).”

Updates on College academic integrity and scheduling and timetabling functions

For the past few weeks, the College of Health Sciences and our faculties, as well as other colleges, have been engaged in process mapping workshops to begin transitioning academic integrity and scheduling and timetabling functions from faculties to the college.

College of Health Sciences Associate Deans announcement

The College of Health Sciences is excited to announce the appointment of Patricia Manns and Lawrence Richer as Associate Deans for the College of Health Sciences effective July 1st, 2022.

Recruitment of College of Health Sciences Associate Deans

The College of Health Sciences (CHS) is recruiting into two associate dean positions (Associate Dean, Education and Associate Dean, Health Research)

Implementation of the Office of Education and the Office of Research

The coming months will see the implementation of two CHS Offices: the Office of Education and the Office of Research. We will also be recruiting for academic leaders.