New algorithm boosts accuracy, speed of lung tumour identification

New algorithm boosts accuracy, speed of lung tumour identification

U of A computing scientists develop neural network that outperforms other state-of-the-art methods of tracking tumours in real time, which could improve radiation treatment.

U of A's popular Surgery 101 podcasts add children's content. Digital education program assistant Jenni Marshall (left) with med student Natalie Marsden.

U of A’s popular ‘Surgery 101’ podcasts add children’s content

Digital education program assistant Jenni Marshall (left) and medical student Natalie Marsden have produced 11 Surgery ABCs podcasts so far.

iRSM 25th Anniversary

World-renowned reconstructive sciences institute celebrates 25 years of innovation

Institute for Reconstructive Sciences in Medicine pays tribute to co-founders during research symposium and gala on Feb. 8

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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.

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