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People ‘dying unnecessarily’ because of racial bias in Canada’s health-care system, researcher says

July 4, 2018 - Filed Under: News Features

People ‘dying unnecessarily’ because of racial bias in Canada’s health-care system, researcher says | CBC News While some people have raised concerns about anti-Indigenous racism in the Northwest Territories’ health-care system, an expert says it’s not just an issue in the territory. Dr. Janet Smylie said it’s one of the biggest health inequities between Indigenous…

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Ontario Medical Association put colonial mentality on display over churlish refusal to acknowledge Indigenous land

July 3, 2018 - Filed Under: News Features

Opinion | Ontario Medical Association put colonial mentality on display over churlish refusal to acknowledge Indigenous land It’s one small step toward truth that can start us on the path to reconciliation. It’s a little call to action, an acknowledgement of the traditional land we are on to start the school day, a conference, a…

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Webinar: Indigenous Mental Health and Land-Based Healing

March 27, 2018 - Filed Under: Webinars

Indigenous Mental Health and Land-Based Healing To view FIIRE Network Webinar from March 27, 2018, click here.  

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Newsletters: Our Health Counts Toronto

March 10, 2016 - Filed Under: Newsletters

Our Health Counts Toronto Newsletters: These Newsletters were developed to provide updates to the OHC Reference group. Comprised of representatives from Indigenous and allied health and social service organizations, the OHC Reference group met quarterly each year throughout the project to guide data analyses, interpretation, reporting, and sharing of findings. To learn more about OHC…

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Webinar: Resurgence for Body Self Determination: An Indigenous Youth-Led Webinar on Addressing Structural Violence

January 26, 2016 - Filed Under: Webinars

Resurgence for Body Self Determination: An Indigenous Youth-Led Webinar on Addressing Structural Violence To view FIIRE Network Webinar from January 26, 2016, click here.  

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Webinar: Approaching Reconciliation in Health Research

November 3, 2015 - Filed Under: Webinars

Approaching Reconciliation in Health Research To view FIIRE Network Webinar from November 3, 2015, click here.        

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Newsletter: FIIRE Network

March 10, 2015 - Filed Under: Newsletters

FIIRE Newsletter: FIIRE stands for “Forum for Indigenous Implementation Research & Evaluation (FIIRE) Network”. To learn more about FIIRE, click here. October Newsletter 2015

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