World's Longest Baseball Game swings for the fences in the fight against cancer

Community steps up to the plate to boost U of A cancer research.

Doctor performing an ultrasound on a baby

Ultrasound app would allow expert analysis of medical images from anywhere

“21st-century stethoscope” uses portable ultrasound and computer analysis to democratize medical diagnosis.

Chatbot development team

U of A researchers harness artificial intelligence to help families living with neurodevelopmental disabilities

Scientists creating an AI-powered ‘chatbot’ to educate families and connect them with information and interventions.

Innovative patient-centred lung clinic reduces suffering along with costs

Palliative approach allows patients to manage symptoms, prepare for death at home.

The Faculty of Medicine & Dentistry offers fully accredited programs at the undergraduate, graduate and postgraduate levels, and ongoing professional development activities. We train physicians, researchers in the basic and clinical sciences, dentists, dental hygienists, and medical laboratory scientists for central and northern Alberta, Canada and the world.

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The Division of Community Engagement in the Faculty of Medicine & Dentistry at the University of Alberta is an academic unit that recognizes the many diverse communities that we are a part of and the need to ensure a balance between health science, social accountability and humanism.

Community Engagement provides an academic home to the following related programs:

Global Health

Indigenous Health Initiatives
Inner City Health
Rural and Regional Health
Community Engaged Research

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