McCaig Institute for Bone and Joint Health

We are a multidisciplinary team of scientists, clinicians and engineers working together to improve the prevention, diagnosis and treatment of bone and joint conditions.

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Featured News

UCalgary research suggests new risk factors for early identification of dementia

Ongoing studies show psychosis, hearing and gait disturbances, and medical frailty are markers of risk for dementia...

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Spinal oxygen sensors – SOS – critical sensors for when the body has low to no oxygen

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How exercise impacts bone health in adolescents, astronauts, and you!

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McCaig Institute Trainee Feature: Hannah Smith

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