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January 17th, 2023 – Practice Guidance to Improve Cancer Screening Care for First Nations Families: A Focus on Cultural Safety and Tailored Resources with Dr. Kelsey Louie and Dr. Unjali Malhotra

January 17th, 2023 – Practice Guidance to Improve Cancer Screening Care for First Nations Families: A Focus on Cultural Safety and Tailored Resources with Dr. Kelsey Louie and Dr. Unjali Malhotra

Join this session to learn more about cancer service gaps impacting First Nations in BC and how primary and community health care providers can work towards improving screening care and access. Discussion will focus on culturally safe practice guidance for screening and diagnostic follow up, making space to talk about wholistic care needs, and an […]

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December 13th, 2022 – Indigenous Health and Climate Change: Passing on Solutions with Deborah McGregor

December 13th, 2022 – Indigenous Health and Climate Change: Passing on Solutions with Deborah McGregor

This presentation will explore the intersection between planetary health, climate change and the well being of Indigenous peoples.   I will explore how Indigenous climate change knowledge holds the key to define and diagnose solutions to the planetary health crisis. Thank you for your interest and participation! This session’s video is now available for viewing. Thank […]

December 6th, 2022 – Empowering Indigenous Subject Matter Experts (SMEs) Through Research with Christopher Horsethief

December 6th, 2022 – Empowering Indigenous Subject Matter Experts (SMEs) Through Research with Christopher Horsethief

Join us for a discussion focusing on the impacts of removing Indigenous Subject Matter Experts for conversations of weight. Visual data will explore several federally funded research projects re-legitimizing Ktunaxa SMEs, and present best practices for empowering Indigenous community members to play more meaningful roles in ongoing research.  Thank you for your interest and participation! […]

November 29th, 2022 – The Warrior Program Model with Dr. Ricardo Manmohan

November 29th, 2022 – The Warrior Program Model with Dr. Ricardo Manmohan

The Warrior Program model is a land based community rooted program that is hosted in 7 nuu chah nulth nations on the west coast of Vancouver Island.  The program started in 2015 and is now being led by the youth that were once originally participants of the program Thank you for your interest and participation! […]

November 22nd, 2022 – Healing Happens Here: Decolonizing primary care through Indigenous land-based health programs in urban spaces with Marlee Poole from Vancouver Aboriginal Health Society

November 22nd, 2022 – Healing Happens Here: Decolonizing primary care through Indigenous land-based health programs in urban spaces with Marlee Poole from Vancouver Aboriginal Health Society

What can land-based healing practices look like in cities? How do they connect to systemic changes (including #LandBack) needed for Indigenous communities to heal and thrive? How has city planning, as part of colonial “nation building,” created health inequities by disconnecting urban Indigenous people from the rich histories and medicines of the land? This webinar […]

November 8th, 2022 – Sobriety: An Indigenous Perspective with Jade Roberts and Leora Badger

November 8th, 2022 – Sobriety: An Indigenous Perspective with Jade Roberts and Leora Badger

Jade and Leora will discuss their perspective on sobriety, share their stories, and give insight to how they’re currently creating resources and community for others. Thank you for your interest and participation! This session’s video is now available for viewing. Thank you to everyone for your continued interest in our events. We would like to […]

October 25th, 2022 – Co-building cultural competency and Indigenous engagement in the Can-SOLVE CKD Network with Craig Settee and Catherine Turner

October 25th, 2022 – Co-building cultural competency and Indigenous engagement in the Can-SOLVE CKD Network with Craig Settee and Catherine Turner

In this webinar, we will share an Indigenous engagement framework and cultural competency initiatives, which focus on Patient-oriented research (POR) at the Can-SOLVE CKD Network. You will learn about the Indigenous Peoples’ Engagement and Research Council (IPERC) along with the Wabishki Bizhiko Skaanj Learning Pathway that are part of this pan-Canadian kidney research network Thank […]

November 1st, 2022 – Plains Indian Sign Language and Storytelling with Floyd Favel

November 1st, 2022 – Plains Indian Sign Language and Storytelling with Floyd Favel

Join us for Plains Indian Sign Language and Storytelling with Floyd Favel, as we deep dive into the history of Plains Indian Sign language, its cultural importance and stories around this sign language art form. Thank you for your interest and participation! This session’s video is now available for viewing. Thank you to everyone for […]

October 18th, 2022 – Keepers of the Water: Protecting Water in the Arctic Basin and the current threats to water with Jesse Cardinal and Daniel T’seleie

October 18th, 2022 – Keepers of the Water: Protecting Water in the Arctic Basin and the current threats to water with Jesse Cardinal and Daniel T’seleie

Decades of bitumen extraction has created trillions of litres of toxic tailings stored in tailings ponds in northern Alberta. Canada has proposed to deal with this growing crisis by allowing the release of treated, but still toxic, tailings into the Arctic’s largest watershed. Indigenous water protectors are resisting this action which would damage fragile ecosystems […]