iRSM has nearly 20 years of history as a leader in patient-oriented research, as well as application of innovative technological solutions to patient care. iRSM’s innovative research model is comprised of interdisciplinary teams across five faculties at the University of Alberta and extends to a number of international collaborations at leading institutions around the world. The goal of the iRSM research program is to improve clinical results through scientific and technological innovations by encouraging inquiry at all levels within the health research system.
iRSM are leaders in the educational field with the establishment of unique postgraduate program in surgical design and simulation and an international fellowship in maxillofacial prosthodontics. We also conduct workshops in various oncology and surgical disciplines with the Advanced Jaw Reconstruction Workshop being run on an annual basis.
iRSM also hosts highly qualified personnel world-wide who attend the various disciplines to observe and learn the innovative techniques and to carry out collaborative research.