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.
September 12, 2017
Please follow the link inside to find a feature on our department's first ob/gyn PhD student, Mackenzie Coatham!
Well done, Mackenzie!
September 11, 2017
New partnership to support Resident Research Program
August 8, 2017
Dr. Sandy Davidge and her colleagues were successful in procuring the CIHR Foundation Grant for their upcoming study.
July 17, 2017
Save the Date & Call for Abstracts!
February 14-17, 2018 at the Banff Park Lodge in Banff, AB.
Dr. Ospina has been awarded a Lung Association National Grant for her study on Trajectories of Respiratory Morbidity and Health Services Utilization in the First 5 Years of Life among Neonates Experiencing Adverse Birth Outcomes.
May 31, 2017
Dr. Hemmings has been awarded a 2017 WCHRI Innovation Grant for her Study of Factors to Predict Poor Health During Pregnancy.
May 1, 2017
Please welcome Sarah Simpson to the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology
April 25, 2017
April 21st, 2017 saw our department members come together for a spectacular day of research presentations. Well done to all those who presented!
April 3, 2017
Dr. Postovit, an associate adjunct professor with the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, was elected to the College of the Royal Society of Canada and was awarded a CIHR project grant.
Shawna Jensen-Stafford, currently a PGY4 resident with our department, was accepted into the 2017 CIP program!