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.
Art in Medicine (AIM) Project: Pre-Clinical Elective
Directed Studies in Medical/Health Humanities: Pre-Clinical Elective
Communicating Care: A Theatre-Based Approach
Shadowing Artists on the Wards: Promoting Patient-Centredness through an Arts-based Medical Elective
Spiritual Screening and Assessment: A Communication Skills Workshop
Spirituality and Health: Spiritual Care Shadowing Elective
The Art of Observation Elective
Community Service Learning
Inner City Health
Sexual and Reproductive Health
Emergency Department Experience
Medical Ethics: An Introduction
Fundamentals of Patient Safety & Quality Improvement
International Comparisons in Health Systems and Health Services
Measuring the Quality and Capacity of Medical Services
Rural Shadowing Experience
INTD 411: Advanced Interprofessional Team Practice
Technology and the Future of Medicine
Infectious Diseases: Consultation Experience
Developing Skills for Developmental Disabilities