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 Cell Imaging Centre at the University of Alberta, Faculty of Medicine & Dentistry
Imaging Centre is the Faculty of Medicine and Dentistry's core microscopy
facilities in the FoMD are positioned as efficient, reliable shared resource
laboratories that aim to be major contributors in driving research and
innovation within the faculty. We provide services and training for light and
electron microscopy and offer a wide range of cutting-edge image acquisition
equipment and expert consultation for experimental design related to microscopy
experiments. Full technical assistance – from sample processing through image
analysis – is available on a wide range of equipment.
of Medicine and Dentistry Cell Imaging Centre is a multi-user facility at the
University of Alberta. The facility provides resource access to users within
the faculty and across the university. Currently, we offer training and access
to 7 light microscopes and 2 electron microscopes.
Facility operates on a fee-for-use basis, which allows partial cost recovery
for operating expenses and service contracts for the instruments. A major
portion of Facility operating costs are provided through financial support from
the Faculty of Medicine and Dentistry and Canadian Foundation for Innovation
(CFI) awards to contributing investigators. User fees are used to cover the cost
of supplies and partially cover service contracts and maintenance.
Dr. Stephen Ogg
6142M Katz Group Centre
Imaging Facility: 780.492.2181
Senior Electron Microscopy Lead
Woo Jung Cho
B120 Katz Group Centre
B120 Katz Group Centre