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Self-Determination as We Age & Indigenous Ways of Knowing - Dr. Evan Adams

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Healthy Aging from Cells to Society: Public Lecture Series

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February 11, 2020

Title: Self-Determination as We Age, and Indigenous Ways of Knowing

Speaker: Evan Adams, MD

Chief Medical Officer for the First Nations Health Authority

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Bio: Dr. Evan Adams is of Tla’amin First Nation ancestry. In his role as CMO, Dr. Adams provides invaluable leadership representing the FNHA as he works closely with government partners on population and public health matters that affect First Nations and all British Columbians.

Dr. Adams leads a team of FNHA physicians—health and wellness partners to BC First Nations—who focus on First Nations health and wellness with a population health approach with the aim of creating a unique health care model that will be the first of its kind in Canada. He contributes to the continued transformation of health care and responds to the wellness directives provided by First Nations communities.

Healthy Aging from Cells to Societies: A Public Lecture Series

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