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.
Genet Ficadu demonstrates with model of a woman's pelvic area
MRU's Debbie Duran-Snell works with students Weyitu Daniel, Minalu Bezie and Eyosyas Ambaye
Heather McLellan holding a newborn at St. Paul's Hospital
Debebe Tesfaye, left, Shiferaw Abeway, Berhe Woldu and Dejene Edosa
Roger Turnell and Khalid Aziz chat during tea break outside SPHMMC classroom
Etenesh Joseph attends class on teaching skills
Vince Salyers at farewell gathering
Lunch at the Motera hotel
Hayat Sualih practices helping newborn begin breathing
Students return to class after two months' field work back in their home districts
Zekarias Mulineh and Shiferaw Abeway demonstrate with ManaNatalie simulator
Yared Deyas, Debebe Tesfaye, Meseret Desta and Berhe Woldu prepare MamaNatalies
Mount Royal's Pattie Pryma reviews video work on tablets
Reporting on traditional malpractice