Alberta Health Services

Department of Medicine

University of Calgary
  • Our Mission

    "To be widely recognized for advancing health and wellness, attracting best doctors, leading innovation, creating technologies, and disseminating knowledge"

  • Our Vision

    "Building the medical network of the 21st century, a network without walls, without boundaries, without limits to quality patient care, research and education for the benefit of society"

  • Our Core Principles

    "Innovation - Excellence - Patient Care - Scholarship - Education Leadership - Mentorship - Technology"

New Zone Clinical Section Chief

Dr. Ward Flemons

We are pleased to announce the appointment of Dr. Ward Flemons as the Zone Clinical Section Chief for the Section of Respiratory Medicine effective immediately.

Dr. Flemons is a respirologist and sleep medicine specialist at the Foothills Medical Centre, and a Professor of Medicine at the University of Calgary’s Cumming School of Medicine. Please join us in welcoming Dr. Flemons to his new role.

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New Interim Zone Clinical Department Manager

Stormy Marshall

We are pleased to announce that Stormy Marshall has accepted the position of Interim Manager for the Department of Medicine, Calgary Zone, effective Monday November 21, 2016. Prior to this, Stormy was the Department’s Senior Financial Consultant.

He can be reached at:
Phone: 403-944-1182

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2016 – Top 40 Under 40, Avenue Magazine

Dr. Gabe Fabreau

Congratulations to Dr. Gabe Fabreau for being named one of Avenue Magazine's Top 40 under 40 in Calgary. Dr. Fabreau received this honour for his efforts assisting vulnerable populations with accessing medical care. Such as co-founding of a shared-care general internal medicine-primary care clinic, as well as his work with the CUPS Coordinated Care Team.

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2016 Killam Annual Professor

Dr. Brenda Hemmelgarn

Dr. Brenda Hemmelgarn was honoured for her dedication in the clinical, administrative, and academic arenas within the University of Calgary. As such she was profiled by the UofC in a series focusing on Killam Laureates.

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AMA Medal for Distinguished Service

Dr. John Conly

Congratulations to Dr. John Conly for being awarded the AMA Medal for Distinguished Service . Dr. Conly received this honour for his many contributions to improving the health care and wellness of Albertans.

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New Appointment

Dr. Dan Muruve

We are pleased to announce the appointment of Dr. Dan Muruve as the new Zone Clinical Section Chief for the Section of Nephrology in the Department of Medicine.
Dr. Muruve is a Professor of Medicine and a member of the Immunology Research Group in the Snyder Institute for Chronic Disease. He holds a Senior Clinical Scholar Award from the Alberta Heritage Foundation for Medical Research and a Canada Research Chair in Personalized Medicine, Inflammation and Kidney Disease.

Dr. David Hanley Osteoporosis Centre Website

We are pleased to announce that the new website is now live. This website is a tremendous resource for the Dr. David Hanley Osteoporosis Centre, patients, and primary care community across Southern Alberta. This initiative has greatly helped us to meet our mandate of care and education that goes far beyond the clinic walls.

You can access the site at