Science. Technology. Health Care. Welcome to the Ward of the 21st Century.

The W21C is a not-for-profit research and innovation initiative based in the University of Calgary and the Calgary zone of Alberta Health Services. W21C serves as a research and beta test-site for prototypical hospital design, novel approaches to health care delivery, human factors research, and innovative medical technologies.

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Introducing the O'Brien Institute for Public Health

Thanks to a $12 million dollar donation from David and Gail O'Brien, the newly named O'Brien Institute for Public Health, W21C and other O'Brien researchers can continue to make a difference to your health.

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The O'Brien Institute for Public Health is introducing the IMAGINE Project on January 22, a platform to get Albertans talking about patient-centred care

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Investigating and Managing Patient Safety Events Courses

Learn the practical approaches for investigating and managing patient safety events through these two courses, designed for health professionals.

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