About Us

The Alberta Gambling Research Institute is a consortium of the University of Alberta, University of Calgary, and the University of Lethbridge. Its primary purpose is to support and promote research into gambling in the Province of Alberta.


  1. Institute Newsletter Spring 2016

    Feature articles: Gambling Lab @ U. Calgary; Canada's Bankruptcy and Insolvency Act as Applied to Problem Gamblers; Conference 2016 Recap.

  2. 2016-17 Major Research Grant Guidelines and Application Form Now Available

    Application deadline is Friday, June 24, 2016.

  3. Public Web Survey

    We'd like to hear from you. Please take our two-minute web survey.

  4. Presentations from Conference 2016 Available

    15th Annual Conference "Understanding Gambling: Mechanisms and Predictors" took place April 7-9, 2016 @ The Banff Centre.

  5. 2016 Conference Taking Place April 7-9, 2016 in Banff, Alberta

    Presentation themes will range from updates on the latest research on neurobiological and cognitive mechanisms that underlie gambling and problem gambling to presentations on how different treatment and self-help interventions work.

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