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.
February 5, 2018
Study helps teens gain knowledge, confidence and communication skills to navigate the adult health care system.
November 7, 2017
Pediatrics residency program provides a unique experience in rural medicine.
October 3, 2017
Real world experiences help new doctors understand the complex social determinants of health for families.
Student podcast helps learners around the globe.
September 6, 2017
Jillian Popel joins the Division of Hospital Medicine and works half time at the Child and Adolescent Protection Centre at the Stollery Children's Hospital
September 5, 2017
Glenrose team finds new ways to help those affected by prenatal alcohol exposure through advocacy and research.
June 8, 2017
Scientist. Pediatric researcher. ‘Gutsy’ maternal and infant health advocate. Liane Kang found her calling in clinical research through summer student research position at the Royal Alexandra NICU.
June 1, 2017
Thymus could be an abundant source of cells used to supplement or replace immunosuppressive drugs that help prevent organ transplant rejection
May 29, 2017
UAlberta researcher Geoff Ball is creating new ways to better support families
May 24, 2017
UAlberta scientists and clinicians explore how gut bacteria may be key to a healthy life