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Decolonizing Healthcare Congress Day

University of Calgary Cumming School of Medicine and Faculty of Nursing

Saturday, 22 June 2019 from 8:00 AM to 4:30 PM (MDT)

Decolonizing Healthcare Congress Day

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What: Learn about decolonizing healthcare institutions and contribute to actionable ways to address decolonizing healthcare.

Why: To address the inequities and disparities faced by Indigenous patients within the context of our healthcare system by uniting healthcare professionals and community members to generate meaningful ideas through collaboration.

Who: Open to all.

DECOLONIZING HEALTHCARE CONGRESS DAY PROGRAM

Location

Time

 

Hippocrates Atrium

8:00-8:45

Welcome & Registration

Light breakfast served

Clara Christie Theatre

8:45-9:00

Introduction and Blessing

Clara Christie Theatre

9:00-10:30

Paired Keynote Address: Decolonizing through an Indigenous and Non-Indigenous lens

Breakout Rooms

10:30-12:00

Breakout Room Workshops (I)

HRIC Atrium

12:00-12:45

Lunch

Breakout Rooms

12:45-2:55

Breakout Room Workshops (II & III)

Clara Christie

2:55-4:00

Debrief and reflections as large group

Clare Christie

4:00-4:30

Summary of actions to move forward & Closing Remarks

 

Keynote Speakers: 

Dr. Lisa Richardson

Faculty of Medicine Strategic Advisor, Indigenous Health, University of Toronto


Dr. Chris Sarin

Deputy Medical Officer of Health, First Nations and Inuit Health Branch, Alberta Region


Breakout Room Workshop Leaders

Scott Calling Last, Outreach Worker

Deanna Wolf Ear, First Nations Health Consortium

Kelly Good Eagle, Siksika Elder & Horn Society member

Ramona Beatty, Department of Political Sciences, University of Calgary

Patricia Derbyshire, Co-Founder Otahpiaaki Program of Research, MRU

Cheryle Chagnon-Greyeyes, Leader, Green Party of Alberta

Randi Sager, Indigenous Counsellor, The Mustard Seed

Wendy Hutchins, Organizer, Indigenous youth summer STEM camps

Nazia Viceer, Research Associate, University of Calgary

Rita Henderson, Indigenous Health Dialogue Co-Chair, University of Calgary

Caithlyn Munar, 

 

Further Speaker info TBA

If you have any questions please contact the organizing committee at: healthdecol@gmail.com

 

Food provided by Aahksoyo'p Indigenous Comfort Food

Image artist & Description: Josh Littlelight aka Grim Lumina

 

Sponsored by: 

Undergraduate Medical Education

Graduate Students' Association

Graduate Science Education

Office of Professionalism, Equity, and Diversity

The Calgary Foundation

Calgary Medical Students' Association

Alberta Indigenous Mentorship in Health Innovation Network

Strategic Partnerships and Community Engagement

 


Have questions about Decolonizing Healthcare Congress Day? Contact University of Calgary Cumming School of Medicine and Faculty of Nursing

When & Where


Cumming School of Medicine University of Calgary
3330 Hospital Drive Northwest
Calgary, AB T2N 4N1
Canada

Saturday, 22 June 2019 from 8:00 AM to 4:30 PM (MDT)


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