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Dr. Micheal Stickland

Rural Alberta's Breathing Advantage

Rural Albertans no longer have to suffer from chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, thanks to Dr. Michael Stickland

Dr. Lynne-Marie Postovit in her lab

Cancer Researcher Lets Curiosity Lead

Dr. Lynne Postovit challenges conventions as one of the world's foremost cancer researchers

A family portrait of Amanda Newton, Geoff Ball and their kids.

Life in the Fast Lane

Pediatric research pair deftly manages work-life balance

A group of UAlberta medical alumni

Excellence in Leadership

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Tracking the Secrets of Cancer

Dr. John Lewis monitors cancer cells with an aim to pioneering visualization techniques.

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Giving the Breath of Life to Infants

Resuscitation techniques for newborns have been re-evaluated, thanks to work by two faculty scientists.

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Leading Canada's Organ Transplant Program

Faculty of Medicine & Dentistry clinician scientist unites the country's top researchers to help Canadians waiting for life-saving operations.

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Great Science = Better Health

Three researchers have been recognized for their "demonstrable advancements in medicine" with Canada Research Chairs.

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Targeting Obesity and Diabetes

The Canadian Institutes of Health Research has recognized two faculty researchers with significant financial support.

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Two for the Rhodes

Two Rhodes Scholars convocate together for the first time in the faculty's 101-year history.

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Answering Alberta's Call for Health

A record number of medical graduates are choosing family medicine, recent numbers show.

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The IT Factor in Health Care

The marriage of technology and health care is a rocky one, says faculty IT expert.

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Dr. Lawrence Richer

UAlberta Medicine Features

Saving Superman

Dr. Vivian Mushahwar has been working for years to develop a device that could alleviate the pain associated with pressure ulcers. She's succeeded and millions of lives could be saved.

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Cancer Researcher Lets Curiosity Lead

Dr. Lynne-Marie Postovit challenges conventions as one of the world' most foremost cancer researchers.

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The Bionic Woman

Dr. Jacqueline Hebert puts the Faculty of Medicine & Dentistry at the forefront of prosthetics technology.

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Rural Alberta's Breathing Advantage

Living in a rural area no longer means having to suffer from chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, thanks to Dr. Michael Stickland.

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The White Knights

The MD Class of 1963 makes a powerful statement of support for MD students.

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A Higher Purpose

Dr. Sarah Forgie's commitment to excellence places her among Canada's top teachers.

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Life in the Fast Lane

Pediatric research pair Amanda Newton and Geoff Ball deftly manage work-life balance.

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Beyond the Prevention Paradox

Patient-health management scholar Dr. Sumit Majumdar is making the idea of preventative medicine a reality for Canadians.

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University Cup Winner's Heart in the Right Place

Esteemed cardiologist, scientist and teacher exemplifies excellence.

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