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Transformational health starts here

Our faculty, staff and students are committed to improving the well-being of individuals, families, communities and populations through diverse health programming, collaborative research and strong community partnerships.

The Faculty of Health is one of the largest faculties at Dalhousie, comprised of eight schools, one college and one program, more than 200 faculty members, 80 staff members, and over 3,000 students. The most programmatically diverse health faculty in Canada, our students are exposed to a broad range of health topics and learning experiences.

Why we exist

To lead integrated health research and education through collaborative partnerships in our local, national and global communities.

What we are striving for

Improved well-being: Transformational health starts here.

How we work

  • We embrace innovation and change
  • We champion scholarship and critical inquiry
  • We respect all voices
  • We commit to integrity, equity, inclusion and well-being
  • We strive for meaningful collaborations
  • We value broad perspectives of health

Learn more

Explore our Strategic Plan [PDF - 1MB] for the full details, or see the highlights in our video.