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.
The Alberta Ministry of Health financially supports postgraduate training positions leading to certification by either the College of Family Physicians of Canada (CFPC) or the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada (RCPSC).
Trainees must be eligible for the Provisional Register of the College of Physicians and Surgeons of Alberta. To be eligible for the Educational Register in this province, graduates from non-Canadian medical schools must meet the following requirements:
If you are eligible for Provisional Registry and have the appropriate citizenship requirements, application should be made to the Alberta International Medical Graduate Program (AIMG)
Please see the AIMG website, and for more information contact:
AIMG Program Team
c/o University of Calgary
Health Sciences Centre