Results highlight importance of weight management and blood sugar control during pregnancy to future health of children

Large babies born to moms with gestational diabetes face nearly triple the risk of childhood obesity

Results highlight importance of weight management and blood sugar control during pregnancy to future health of children

Finding and Keeping our Past: The Strathcona Hospital Blueprints

Finding and Keeping our Past: The Strathcona Hospital Blueprints

Reproductions of the blueprints on display outside the Faculty of Medicine & Dentistry’s Office of the Dean, thanks to Richard Fedorak’s mysterious time capsule find

New research by U of A neuroscientists points to potential for oxygen therapy to treat sleep problems

Oxygen promotes deep, restorative sleep, study shows

New research by U of A neuroscientists points to potential for oxygen therapy to treat sleep problems

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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