Leader at the frontlines of the fight against cancer

Professor emerita and trailblazer Carol Cass broke barriers in oncology education, research and care in Alberta.

Unlocking world-class innovations to fight diabetes

James Shapiro and team break barriers in diabetes treatment with support from Canada’s Stem Cell Network.

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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Momentum | Our first annual year-in-review publication

Faculty Strategic Plan

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