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Master of Community Medicine (MCM)
This course-based degree is only available to physicians registered in the Public Health and Preventative Medicine Residency Training program. Community Health Sciences explores the intersection between population, public health, research, and education to promote the study of health and disease. It consists of the following specializations: Biostatistics; Community Rehabilitation and Disability Studies (thesis and course based); Epidemiology; Health Economics; Health Services Research; Medical Education; Public Health and Preventative Medicine; and Population Public Health.
NOTE: This program is currently not accepting students.
Policy analyst; researcher; academic; rehabilitation, case or respite worker; disability, behavioural or statistical consultant; recreation therapist; family outreach & advocacy; learning resource teacher; clinical trials biostatistician; epidemiologist; data/survey analyst; statistical programmer; psychometrician; knowledge broker; knowledge translation, prevention, development or health promotion specialist; scientific or program director.
A course-based master’s degree in community medicine is usually considered a final degree.
A minimum of 3.0 GPA on a 4.0 point system, over the past two years of full-time study (a minimum of 10 full-course equivalents or 60 units) of the undergraduate degree.
Hold an MD or equivalent degree.
Students must be physicians enrolled in the Royal College Residency Training Program in Public Health and Preventative Medicine at the University of Calgary.
An applicant whose primary language is not English may fulfill the English language proficiency requirement in one of the following ways:
Not currently accepting new students
Health Sciences Centre
Foothills Campus, University of Calgary
Calgary, ABT2N 4N1
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