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The Department of Community Health Sciences represents a diverse set of individual, family, and population health needs in a variety of health, education, and community settings. Students acquire foundation competencies in core areas of research and professional practice in their specialization areas. These areas include Biostatistics, Community Rehabilitation and Disability Studies, Epidemiology, Health Economics, Health Services Research, Medical Education, and Population and Public Health.

Information regarding admission to our programs (including requirements, procedures, and funding opportunities) can be found under the Prospective Students tab.  Information regarding policies, exams and courses is found under the Current Students tab. Should you need any more information on graduate education, please contact our Graduate Program Administrators at chsgrad@ucalgary.ca

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Helen Tam-Tham, PhD

Queen Elizabeth II Graduate Scholarship (2015)

Rebecca Holmes, MSc

Queen Elizabeth II Graduate Scholarship (2015)

Fartoon Siad, MSc

CGS-M CIHR Award - Frederick Banting and Charles Best Canada Graduate Scholarship (2015)

Keltie McDonald & Maria McInerney (MSc)

Queen Elizabeth II Scholarships from Faculty of Graduate Studies (2014)

Dr. Jim Dickinson talks to CBC Radio about the effectiveness of the flu drug, Tamiflu.

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Successful MSc Thesis Defense

  • Jessalyn Holodinsky, MSc

    Date & Time:
    April 15, 2015 | 8:45 am - 11:45 am
  • Christopher Blackmore, MSc

    Date & Time:
    April 8, 2015 | 1:15 pm
  • Peter Rymkiewicz, MSc

    Date & Time:
    April 8, 2015 | 1:15 pm - 4:15 pm
  • Date & Time:
    January 21, 2015 | 12:30 pm - 3:30 pm

Graduate Education Updates

Program Updates

Manuscript Based Thesis Updates

The CHS Guidelines for Thesis by Manuscript document has been updated.  Please also note the regulations from FGS pertaining to thesis formaing now includes information on manuscript-based thesis.

Congratulations - Student Awards
Please note that this information is not recommended for verification of awards.

Todd Wilson, MSc Student

William H. Davies Medical Research Scholarship (2014)

Daniel Niven, PhD Student

2013 J.B. Hyne Research Innovation Award from the Faculty of Graduate Studies

Kelsey Lucyk & Ruksana Rashid, PhD Students

Awarded AIHS Graduate Studentships (2014)

Karen Tang & Colin Josephson, MSc Students

Awarded AIHS Clinician Fellowships (2014)

Emily Hutcheon, MSc Student

John D. Petrie, QC Memorial Bursary

University of Calgary Board of Governors Graduate Scholarship (2014)

University of Calgary Silver Anniversary Graduate Fellowship (2014)

Congratulations - Student Accomplishments

Niklas Bobrovitz (MSc 2013)

Clarendon Fund Scholarship (full scholarship) to attend Oxford University for his PhD.

Brenda Leung appointed to Endowed Professorship at U of Lethbridge (2014)

CHS alumnus Dr. Robert Myers is leading clinical trials for a non-invasive device that can predict the severity of chronic liver disease.

Successful Candidacy Exams

Date & Time:
March 17, 2015 | 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Date & Time:
December 16, 2014 | 1:00 pm
Date & Time:
December 11, 2014 | 1:15 pm
Date & Time:
December 8, 2014 | 9:00 am

Successful PhD Dissertation Defense

Andrea Soo, PhD

Date & Time:
February 25, 2015 | 9:30 am - 12:30 pm
Date & Time:
December 8, 2014 | 8:30 am
Date & Time:
December 8, 2014 | 8:30 am
Date & Time:
December 1, 2014 | 9:00 am

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