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.
March 13, 2018
UAlberta study shows the team-based health-care model reduces hospital visits in Alberta.
February 21, 2018
UAlberta-led guideline warns health risks may outweigh benefits, provides guidance on when (and when not to) prescribe.
February 20, 2018
UAlberta assistant professor named Team Physician for Team Canada’s Figure Skaters at the 2018 Winter Olympics
4 tips from a UAlberta expert on how to get the most from health information that doesn't come from your doctor - this story included.
January 9, 2018
Family medicine researcher Hoan Linh Banh is sharing her clinical pharmacy expertise to help improve patient care in China.
September 1, 2017
Resident's work recognized by the College of Family Physicians of Canada.
May 15, 2017
New look, same great Evidence Based Practice!
April 28, 2017
Study begins building a picture of current primary care practice to improve healthcare outcomes for Albertans.
March 14, 2017
March 1, 2017
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