Clinical & Basic Science Departments

Dalhousie Medical School is the cornerstone of quality health care in Maritime Canada. Whether in the classroom, in the lab, or at the bedside, the Medical School works to improve patient care and advance medical research, while reflecting the values and character of the Maritime people we serve.

Our departments and academic units provide opportunities for intellectual and personal growth. We celebrate the individual as well as the team.

Anesthesia, Pain Management & Perioperative Medicine
Biochemistry & Molecular Biology

Biomedical Engineering School

Community Health and Epidemiology

Critical Care

Diagnostic Radiology

Emergency Medicine

Family Medicine

Medical Neuroscience

Cardiology Division
Clinical Dermatology & Cutaneous Science Division
Digestive Care & Endoscopy Division
Endocrinology & Metabolism Division
General Internal Medicine Division
Geriatric Medicine Division
Hematology Division
Infectious Diseases Division
Medical Oncology Division
Nephrology Division
Neurology Division
Palliative Medicine Division
Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation Division
Respirology Division
Rheumatology Division

Microbiology & Immunology

Obstetrics & Gynaecology
Obstetrics Division
Gynaecology Division
  Gynaecology-Oncology Division
  Maternal Fetal Medicine Division
  Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility Division
    • Perinatal Epidemiology Research Unit
    • Uro-Gynaecology Division

Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences


Allergy Division
Atlantic Research Centre
Cardiology Division
Developmental Pediatrics Division
Endocrinology Division
Gastroenterology and Nutrition Division
General Pediatric Medicine Division
Hematology/Oncology Division
Immunology Division
Infectious Diseases Division
IWK Community Pediatrics Division
Medical Genetics Division
Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine Division
Nephrology Division
Neurology Division
Respirology Division
Rheumatology Division
Child Protection Team
Pediatric Palliative Care
Perinatal Epidemiology Research Unit


Physiology & Biophysics


Radiation Oncology

Cardiac Surgery Division
General Surgery Division
Neurosurgery Division
Orthopaedic Surgery Division
Otolaryngology Division
    • Pediatric General & Thoracic Surgery Division
Plastic Surgery Division
Thoracic Surgery Division
Vascular Surgery Division