Dean Dr. Richard Fedorak

In Memoriam: Dr. Richard Fedorak, Dean, Faculty of Medicine & Dentistry

It is with deep sadness that we announce the passing of Dr. Richard Fedorak, dean of the Faculty of Medicine & Dentistry

Cannabis poisonings in children predicted to rise

Cannabis poisonings in children predicted to rise

Now that cannabis is legal, parents need to protect young children from cannabis poisoning more than ever, says U of A pediatrician

Silicone breast implant patients face greatly increased risk of autoimmune disease

Silicone breast implant patients face greatly increased risk of autoimmune disease

As many as 26 per cent of women who get silicone breast implants are likely to develop an autoimmune disease

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 Faculty of Medicine & Dentistry has an intranet that shares relevant information with faculty and staff. Log in with your CCID to access the Annual Report Online (ARO), a full list of policies and procedures, and more.

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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Faculty Strategic Plan

Learn more and get involved with the Faculty of Medicine & Dentistry's Strategic Plan. Learn more. Download the Strategic Plan (PDF).