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.
June 22, 2017
Mobile lab will enhance research by reaching underrepresented populations more easily.
June 20, 2017
Pilot study in Red Deer schools taught important lessons in maintaining good mental health.
Research may lead to more effective way of administering drugs to HIV patients
Join us in celebrating the achievements of faculty, staff and students.
June 19, 2017
U of A research explored the reasons why some women opt for riskier birthing procedure.
June 15, 2017
A PhD student at The Francis Crick Institute, biochem alumna Melissa McLellan shares her story and tips for success.
June 14, 2017
A 50-year UAlberta career celebration for distinguished professor of biochemistry.
June 13, 2017
She is also the recipient of the Alberta Dental Association & College gold medal.
Too many Canadians suffer with seasonal allergies when they don’t have to, says U of A allergist.
June 9, 2017
U of A experts among those working toward a future where organs are available on-demand, off-the-shelf, saving millions of lives.