Dr. Robert Black
Associate Chief Medical Officer, Covenant Health & Medical Director, Misericordia Community Hospital
Dr. Robert Black has provided exceptional leadership at Covenant Health as the Associate Chief Medical Officer & Medical Director with the Misericordia Community Hospital. In the past, he was also a valuable Member of the Institute for Reconstructive Sciences in Medicine (iRSM) Board of Directors. He has held many other leadership roles; including Chair of the AHS, Edmonton Zone Medical Administrative Committee (ZMAC), President of the Medical Staff at Misericordia Community Hospital, Vice President of the Edmonton Zone Medical Staff Association (EZMSA) and the Alberta Perinatal Advisory Committee.
Dr. Black holds a Bachelor of Science and a Doctorate in Medicine from the University of Saskatchewan and has extensive Clinical experience as an Obstetrician/Gynecologist from his Edmonton based practice. He has a special interest in colposcopy (Cervical Cancer Screening) and infertility surgery. In addition, Dr. Black was awarded Fellowships in OB/Gyn FRCS(C) and the American Fellowship FACOG.
In his 30+ years of practicing medicine, Bob has brought a wealth of knowledge and compassion to patients and their families while striding to ensure all patients receive exemplary publicly funded care. Bob’s top priority has always been to ensure quality care and access is available for our vulnerable population; as well as all Albertans.