University of Alberta - Faculty of Medicine & Dentistry

Faculty of Medicine and Dentistry
2J200 Walter C Mackenzie Health Sciences Centre
Edmonton, AB
Canada T6G 2R7

Obstetrics and Gynecology

Program Information
Faculty: Faculty of Medicine and Dentistry
Degree: Master
Field of Study: Obstetrics and Gynecology
Description The Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology offers the MSc degree in Medical Sciences-Obstetrics and Gynecology either as part of a post-MD residency training program or as an independent degree program for those proceeding from an undergraduate degree. Research may be carried out in any of the department laboratories or clinical facilities in a variety of disciplines related to reproductive sciences. Current research activities are focused in the areas of perinatal medicine (through the Perinatal Research Centre) or reproductive medicine.
Website: Obstetrics and Gynecology at University of Alberta - Faculty of Medicine & Dentistry
Areas of Research: Control of parturition/Preterm labour, Hypertension/Preeclampsia, Immunology of Pregnancy, Placental development and function, Role of bioactive lipids in pregnancy, Prostaglandins in the control of birth in women, Sex steroids receptors, Vascular function, Viral Infection and Pregnancy
Thesis Based? Yes
Length: 3 Year(s)
Cost per year:
Grade for Entrance Previous Year (%): 75
Additional Admission Requirements:
  • Letter(s) of Reference
  • Resume/Curriculum Vitae
  • Statement of Research Interests

* We make every attempt to provide accurate information on prerequisites, programs, and tuition. However, this information is subject to change without notice and we highly recommend that you contact the school to confirm important information before applying.

Last Updated: July 17, 2015