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Racism as an Indigenous Social Determinant of Health (Registration not required)


Wed May 15th 2019, 4:00 pm to Wed May 15th 2019, 6:00 pm


Britton Smith Lecture Theatre Room 132A (SOM)
15 Arch Street, Kingston, Ontario, K7M3N6, Canada
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Indigenous Health Equity: Examining Racism as an Indigenous Social Determinant of Health

4:00 - 4:30  pm | Reception - School of Medicine Atrium
4:30 - 6:00 pm | Lecture - Britton Smith Lecture Hall 132A


Dr. Barry Lavallee HeadshotBarry Lavallee, MD, CCFP, FCFP, MClSc
Métis/Saulteaux, Makwa clan

Dr. Lavallee will visit Queen's and deliver a number of sessions to assist the Faculty of Health Sciences in our pursuit to help answer the Calls to Action of the Truth and Reconciliation Commission.

Dr. Barry Lavallee is a member of Manitoba First Nation and Métis communities, and is a University of Manitoba trained family physician specializing in Indigenous health and northern practice. His clinical work has focused on the health and healing needs of First Nation and Métis communities. He has a Masters of Clinical Sciences from the University of Western Ontario. His research and clinical areas are chronic diseases, transgenerational trauma, impact of colonization on Indigenous communities and international Indigenous health. 



Teaching Methods for Addressing Cultural Safety: Promoting Indigenous Health

Thu May 16th 2019, 8:00 am to 12:00 pm, The University Club, Queen's University

Register at: https://healthsci.queensu.ca/faculty-staff/cpd/programs/teachingmethodsforaddressingculturalsafetypromotingindige


Health Sciences Education Round: Indigenizing Educational Research and Workforces in Healthcare: Struggles and a way Forward

Fri May 17th 2019, 8:00 am to 9:00 am, Richardson Lab 104

Register at: https://healthsci.queensu.ca/faculty-staff/cpd/programs/lavaleeroundmay17


Enlightening Learning Event: Indigenous Medicine Knowledge

Fri Jun 21st 2019, 8:00 am to 9:00 am, Medical Quadrangle - Behind Summerhill

Register at: https://healthsci.queensu.ca/faculty-staff/cpd/programs/indigenousmedicineknowledge

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