Curing disease through a microscope

Top molecular biologists headline Minds that Matter - The 2019 Canada Gairdner Symposium.

MOMENTUM DRIVERS || Caring for the whole student

The Faculty of Medicine & Dentistry's Office of Advocacy & Wellbeing serves a crucial role for health-science students.

MOMENTUM DRIVERS || Precision health for mental health

Members of the Neuroscience and Mental Health Research Institute apply artificial intelligence to examine genetic, lifestyle and imaging data for more precise mental illness prevention, detection and intervention.

MOMENTUM DRIVERS || A powerhouse group targets breast cancer

A collective of internationally renowned researchers joins forces to target this common cancer, combining their unique perspectives and specialties in a search for the cure.

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

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