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Trainees studying


With your investment and support, we can improve our capacity to mentor trainees - the researchers, scientists and clinicians of tomorrow.

EDUCATE Award - Donate

EDUCation And Training Excellence (EDUCATE) program - PDF

Dr. Fritzler Student Award - Donate

I am grateful to the McCaig Institute for supporting my goal of becoming a physician-scientist. My academic potential was realized through support for my research endeavors, funding opportunities and platforms to present research.

Kayla Marritt

McCaig Trainee - MD/MSc, Graduating 2023



Your donation will help our researchers deepen their understanding of bones and joints - preventing long-term damage, diagnosing conditions earlier, developing new treatments and improving patient care.

Mobility for Life


During my time at the McCaig Institute, I gained hands-on expertise in using state-of-the-art medical imaging technology to study diseases like osteoporosis... I am thrilled to have returned to the McCaig Institute to start my own research group as an Assistant Professor.

Dr. Danielle Whittier

Assistant Professor, Department of Cell Biology and Anatomy



The McCaig Institute house state of the art infrastructure as well as the specialist staff that operate and maintain it. Your gifts will support these vital functions and help us ensure have the tools we need to make the biggest impact. 

Greatest need

Knowing that my work has direct impact on patients' health is what makes my project so fulfilling.

Daniyya Chaudhry

McCaig Trainee, MSc, Graduating 2023


If you have any questions, need help with your donation, or wish to make a donation in memory or in honour of someone, please contact Stephanie, Cumming School of Medicine, University of Calgary, for assistance: 403.220.8141, or

McCaig Institute for Bone and Joint Health
Cumming School of Medicine, University of Calgary
3280 Hospital Drive NW
Calgary AB T2N 4Z6

All receipts are issued from the University of Calgary. All gifts are tax deductible. Donors are encouraged to specify "McCaig Institute for Bone and Joint Health" in the memo line of the cheque. If you would like your donation to go to a specific area of research, please include a note indicating which of the programs, centres, or priorities you would like to support.

All receipts are issued from the University of Calgary. All gifts $25 or greater receive a tax receipt.