Community Health Sciences | Cumming School of Medicine

Community Health Sciences

Advancing Health with Communities.

At the Department of Community Health Sciences, our North Star is Healthy Societies.

Public health emergencies, explosive changes in technology and deepening health inequities are just some of the community health challenges of today. By pursuing meaningful research, reimagining education and creating with communities, we are taking action.

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Herman Barkema receives 2021 Killam Research Excellence Award

Researcher is world leader in One Health, antimicrobial resistance, and cattle health...

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Five UCalgary researchers named Killam Annual Professors

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Karen Benzies appointed director, social innovation

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UCalgary researcher teams up with community champion to support kids and families

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