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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

News

Congratulations to Dr. Kathryn King-Shier on receiving the Guru Nanak Dev Ji DIL (Heart) Research Chair.  Dr. King-Shier holds a joint faculty appointment in the Department of Community Health Sciences, Cumming School of Medicine and the Faculty of Nursing. 

Dr. Fiona Clement - Canadian Agency for Drugs and Technologies in Health (CADTH) Maurice McGregor Award

We would like to congratulate Dr. Fiona Clement on receiving the Canadian Agency for Drugs and Technologies in Health (CADTH) Maurice McGregor Award for Health Technology Assessment.This award recognizes an individual who has demonstrated excellence in the production, promotion, or use of Health Technology Assessment in Canada, as well as the potential to be a leader in the field.

Recent CHS grad publishes old class assignment in JAMA

Dr. Andrew Bulloch, professor in the Department of Community Health Sciences, has been appointed the Interim Director of the Mathison Centre for Mental Health Research & Education.

Congratulations to CHS Faculty acknowledged at Celebration of Excellence

Community Health Sciences Faculty members were among the many who were acknowledged for their awards and contributions at the annual Faculty of Medicine Celebration of Excellence on February 3rd.  Among the award winners were Drs. Michael Hill, Brenda Hemmelgarn, Braden Manns, Bill Ghali, Gregor Wolbring, Tom Feasby, Hude Quan, Susan Samuel, Gil Kaplan and Cheryl Barnabe.  Congratulations to all!

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Successful MSc Thesis Defense

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:
December 16, 2014 | 1:00 pm
Date & Time:
December 11, 2014 | 1:15 pm
Date & Time:
December 8, 2014 | 9:00 am
Date & Time:
December 3, 2014 | 1:30 pm

Successful PhD Dissertation Defense

Date & Time:
December 8, 2014 | 8:30 am
Date & Time:
December 8, 2014 | 8:30 am
Date & Time:
December 1, 2014 | 9:00 am
Date & Time:
July 14, 2014

July 14, 2014

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