We are the Faculty of Medicine & Dentistry at the University of Alberta, one of the world’s elite academic health sciences centres, where top students are taught by award-winning educators and mentored by renowned scientists in a dynamic learning environment.
We conduct our teaching, research and patient care in accordance with the highest international standards. We work with our partners in education, research and health care for the greater good of the local, regional and global community.
Outstanding areas of medical research at the University of Alberta include diabetes, obesity, virology, heart disease, motor control and rehabilitation, protein structure and function, and transplantation.
The Indigenous Health Initiatives program and the FoMD are driving efforts to honour a nation-wide commitment to Indigenous health.
Alika Lafontaine talks about managing unconscious bias and aiming for a more inclusive approach to health care.
U of A redresses historic limitations on Indigenous student admissions through Indigenous Health Initiatives Program process.
Shirley Schipper, MD, CCFP, FCFP
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