Indigenous Health Initiatives Program

Tibetha Kemble focused on recruiting and supporting a growing body of future Indigenous health professionals

Pharmacology lab upgrades among 16 U of A projects sharing more than $3 million in new grants.

U of A lab receives funding to help prevent opioid addiction in chronic pain patients

Pharmacology lab upgrades among 16 U of A projects sharing more than $3 million in new grants

Reaching out for deeper connection

Building relationships the core of superior medical care

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 Faculty of Medicine & Dentistry has an intranet that shares relevant information with faculty and staff. Log in with your CCID to access the Annual Report Online (ARO), a full list of policies and procedures, and more.

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


Momentum 2018 | Our annual magazine

Faculty Strategic Plan

Learn more and get involved with the Faculty of Medicine & Dentistry's Strategic Plan. Learn more. Download the Strategic Plan (PDF).