Dr. Alejandro Manosalva specializes in stroke neurology, movement disorders, and neurogenetics. Co-champion Dr. Adeel Azam specializes in internal medicine and diabetes mellitus. MHRH has strong links to the Rural Family Medicine program at the University of Calgary and covers an extensive rural area, including aboriginal communities in Alberta and Saskatchewan. Research areas of interest include cardiology, internal medicine-diabetes, stroke-neurology, and emergency medicine. It was established as the first hospital in Alberta due to its easy access by the Saskatchewan river.

Diabetes Clinical Trial Network, Cardiac Arrhythmia Network of Canada (CANet), Canadian Heart Function Alliance (CHF), Canadian COVID-19 Emergency Department Rapid Response Network (CEDRRN), Canadian Stroke Consortium (CSC)