Elder-friendly care after emergency surgery dramatically improves outcomes for older patients: study

Customized treatment program focuses on assessing frailty, preventing infection, getting patients moving and home more quickly.

A premature baby in an oxygen unit

U of A medical researcher aims to help premature babies breathe easier

Neonatal specialist receives federal funding to pinpoint oxygen mix needed to resuscitate preterm babies while minimizing long-term health risks.

Virtual assistants provide disappointing advice when asked for first aid, emergency information: study

Google Home and Alexa more reliable than Siri and Cortana, U of A researchers find.

The Faculty of Medicine & Dentistry offers fully accredited programs at the undergraduate, graduate and postgraduate levels, and ongoing professional development activities. We train physicians, researchers in the basic and clinical sciences, dentists, dental hygienists, and medical laboratory scientists for central and northern Alberta, Canada and the world.

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The Division of Community Engagement in the Faculty of Medicine & Dentistry at the University of Alberta is an academic unit that recognizes the many diverse communities that we are a part of and the need to ensure a balance between health science, social accountability and humanism.

Community Engagement provides an academic home to the following related programs:

Global Health

Indigenous Health Initiatives
Inner City Health
Rural and Regional Health
Community Engaged Research

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