About Us

Updated in December 2013

By the Numbers

Learners

  • 1043 undergraduate students:
    • MD – 651
    • MLS – 87
    • RADTH – 27
    • DDS – 152
    • DH – 126
  • 597 graduate students
  • 900+ medical residents
  • 110+ postdoctoral fellows

Faculty

  • 760 tenure-track faculty members
  • 2500+ clinical academic colleagues, which comprises physicians and dentists in the community who teach our students in hospitals, clinics and private practices.
  • 1400 support staff

Alumni

  • 28 per cent of the physicians in Alberta are alumni of the U of A's Faculty of Medicine and Dentistry
  • 42 per cent of practicing dentists and dental hygienists in Alberta are alumni of the U of A's School of Dentistry (as of 2016)