Resource Information

Year 2018
Author(s) Paradies.Y, Currie.C
Topic(s) Social Determinants of Health |
Resource Type Videos
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Abstract

This national webinar series provides an opportunity to share knowledge; experiences and perspectives in support of collective eorts to strengthen Indigenous cultural safety in health and social services.

Presenters 

Professor Yin Paradies 

Professor Yin Paradies is an Anglo-Asian-Aboriginal
Australian, descended from the Wakaya people. He is Chair
in Race Relations, and Indigenous Knowledges and Culture Coordinator at Deakin University in Australia. Yin conducts interdisciplinary research on the health, social and economic e ects of racism as well as anti-racism theory, policy and practice across diverse settings, including workplaces, schools, universities, housing, the arts, museums and healthcare.

Cheryl Currie

Cheryl Currie has European white settler ancestry. She is the Associate Professor of Public Health and the Alberta Innovates Health Solutions (AIHS) Translational Chair in Aboriginal Health & Well-being. Cheryl is a social epidemiologist by trainingand her research explores the upstream determinants of Aboriginal health, strength and resilience in Canada. She works in partnership with urban and rural Aboriginal communities
to examine health determinants, and to develop and evaluate interventions that address community-identi ed health needs for children, youth and adults.