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Health caring: How 8 nursing innovators are pushing the boundaries of science and compassion

In honour of International Nurses Day, we celebrate U of A researchers, students and graduates making an impact in improving care for patients in Canada and around the world.

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Nursing researcher teams up with Covenant Health to help health workers take care of their own mental health

Two projects aim to document experiences and foster mental wellness in workplace culture, which also benefits patient care.

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Research Highlights


Energy channelled by space weather favours the north, new study shows


U of A researchers discover one of our cellular building blocks acts as a gel, not liquid as previously believed

U of A oncology researcher John Mackey (left) and cell biologist Luc Berthiaume

Target of new cancer treatment valid for breast as well as blood cancers: study

U of A In The News

Impact & Initiatives


New website provides resources and peer support tailored to LGBTQ2+ cancer patients


Stop worrying and love the science, says U of A misinformation expert in new book


How parents can help their kids succeed at online learning

Statements & Advisories

May 12 - Notice from the Alberta Labour Relations Board

Institutional Statement About China Relations

The University of Alberta Strongly Condemns Assault of Student at LRT Station

The University of Alberta Strongly Condemns Assault of Student at LRT Station

News Sources


Folio is the brand journalism site of the University of Alberta, sharing the U of A's stories and expertise.

The Quad

The Quad is the University of Alberta’s official faculty and staff blog

New Trail

Founded in 1920 New Trail helps U of A grads stay in touch with their alma mater.


YouAlberta is the University of Alberta’s official student life blog.