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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.

University News

Five Canada Research Chairs announced at UCalgary

Faculty recognized for their research excellence in equity and inclusion, health sciences, and business

A commitment to age inclusivity: Assessing the university’s age-friendly practices

The Brenda Strafford Centre on Aging is leading efforts to create an age-inclusive campus environment for all

A Mother’s Day recruitment milestone in child health research

Preterm infant research study still seeking moms-to-be

UCalgary researchers can now predict kidney failure more accurately

New digital tool helps better inform treatment decisions for chronic kidney disease

UCalgary researchers quantify connection between homelessness and mental health disorders

Researchers say findings point to vital need for specific interventions to support mental health needs of unhoused people

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