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Combining traditional values with western science at the Eagle Spirit Science Futures Camp

Four Burning Questions with Angie Phenix: What is cultural safety and why it matters as you go out into practice - where everyone should start in relation with Indigenous Peoples
https://www.mcgill.ca/spot/article/four-burning-questions-angie-phenix

Ending TB among Canada’s Indigenous peoples: treat the fundamental causes, not just the disease
https://www.hilltimes.com/2019/04/29/ending-tb-among-canadas-indigenous-peoples-treat-the-fundamental-causes-not-just-the-disease/197630

Montreal Children’s Hospital - McGill University Health Centre: #aHand2Hold campaign
http://rabble.ca/podcasts/shows/talking-radical-radio/2019/02/successful-campaign-against-medical-colonialism


Responses to #aHand2Hold campaign:

Les clichés racistes du ministre de la santé
http://mi.lapresse.ca/screens/631af78b-80bc-4f98-904c-be83621762da__7C___0.html

Separating sick Inuit kids and parents is medical colonialism all over again
https://www.theguardian.com/world/commentisfree/2018/may/17/separating-sick-inuit-kids-from-their-parents-is-medical-colonialism-all-over-again

It's time to ask what took so long to allow Indigenous parents on Quebec medevac flights
https://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/montreal/it-s-time-to-ask-what-took-so-long-to-allow-indigenous-parents-on-quebec-medevac-flights-1.5000399

 

Indigenous Health Curriculum Retreat 2019
https://publications.mcgill.ca/medenews/2019/06/05/communities-discuss-indigenizing-mcgill-health-care-curricula/

Stripping Down Racism Found in Indigenous Healthcare: How Cultural Genocide Affects Today’s Access to Healthcare for Indigenous People 2018
https://thelinknewspaper.ca/article/stripping-down-racism-found-in-indigenous-healthcare

Indigenous Health Professions Program Launch 2018
https://www.mcgill.ca/channels/channels/news/faculty-education-partners-launch-mcgills-indigenous-health-profession-program-285854

Kilabuk Award 2019
https://publications.mcgill.ca/medenews/2019/04/17/inaugural-award-recognizes-indigenous-health-professional/

Eagle Spirit Science Futures Camp 2018
https://publications.mcgill.ca/medenews/2018/08/03/combining-traditional-values-with-western-science-at-the-eagle-spirit-science-futures-camp/

Global Health Nursing event
http://www.mcgilltribune.com/sci-tech/politicized-care-indigenous-ways-of-knowing-in-healthcare-012819/

Indigenous Awareness Weeks 2018
http://www.mcgilltribune.com/news/8th-annual-indigenous-awareness-week-honours-first-nations-from-across-canada-092518/

Quebec Indigenous Mentorship Network Program
https://www.cbc.ca/news/indigenous/network-indigenous-students-health-professionals-1.4787583

Dr. Kent Saylor
https://publications.mcgill.ca/medenews/2018/01/17/dr-kent-saylor-appointed-director-indigenous-health-professions-program/

Dr. Dick Menzies
https://publications.mcgill.ca/medenews/2018/01/17/dr-richard-menzies-appointed-assistant-director-indigenous-health-professions-program/

Rising Star Award - Jessica Barudin
https://publications.mcgill.ca/medenews/2018/12/14/jessica-barudin-selected-as-a-rising-star-by-health-promotions-canada/

McGill medical students get closer look at Indigenous approach to healthcare
https://aptnnews.ca/2018/01/16/mcgill-medical-students-get-closer-look-at-indigenous-approach-to-healthcare/

Indigenous communities continue to face disproportionate barriers to health
https://www.mcgilltribune.com/sci-tech/indigenous-communities-continue-to-face-disproportionate-barriers-to-health-032817/

Alexander McComber (MEd 1996) to receive Honorary Degree of Doctor of Science
https://www.mcgill.ca/education/news/amccomber-may2015

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