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.
June 7, 2019
Nicole Labine is planning to return to Fort Smith, N.W.T., to improve access to health care in her community. But first, she is embarking on a five-year surgery residency.
June 6, 2019
People person. Patient-focused.
June 4, 2019
Q&A with Sebastian Coll, Medical Laboratory Science class of 2019.
June 3, 2019
Leader. Future surgeon with an interest in advancing both local and global health initiatives.
June 8, 2018
Kayla Leugner-Lavallee was used to challenges as a captain of the Pandas hockey team and dentistry student. But nothing prepared her for the hardest battle of her life.
Medical laboratory science grads’ experiments with Student Wellness Nights leave a legacy of health for future MLS students.
New U of A research identifies ways to motivate the public to donate stool critical for fecal transplants.
UAlberta biochemistry research symposium gathers former learners and colleagues to celebrate the career of leading scientist and mentor Brian Sykes
June 7, 2018
Medical school brought Sameena Sherman and Reid Mckibbon together, after graduation the couple will be starting residencies at the University of Alberta
June 6, 2018
Newly opened research centre provides a place where clinicians, researchers and patients can work together to improve women’s health.