Memory of loved one fuels peer support pilot program for patients with mental illness

Douglas Harding Trust supports new initiative to help patients access mental health services.

How sleep affects infants’ ability to develop cognitive and language skills

U of A researchers find difference between children who regularly sleep more than 12 hours in a day and those who don’t.

UAlberta's vanguard of nephrology and bioethics to be honoured

John B. Dossetor, professor emeritus of medicine, lauded with Canadian Medical Association’s Medal of Service.

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

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