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.
New high-tech swab test could increase screening in East Africa, which has the world’s highest rate of cervical cancer.
UAlberta Health Accelerator revs up in TEC Centre Labs.
PolypDx™ is the first and only urine-based test with a high sensitivity for detection of precancerous polyps.