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Social Determinants of Health Among Indigenous Peoples

  • Ondaatje Hall, Marion McCain Arts and Social Sciences Building 6135 University Avenue Halifax, NS, B3H 4P9 Canada (map)

Debbie Martin is a Tier II Canada Research Chair and professor of Indigenous Peoples Health and Well-Being in Dalhousie's School of Health and Human Performance. She has conducted extensive community-based research into factors influencing the rate of chronic disease among Canada's Indigenous peoples. Much of her research draws upon the Two-Eyed Seeing concept and she is widely recognized for her work identifying the historical, societal, and racial inequalities within Indigenous communities and our health-care system.

Earlier Event: November 20
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Later Event: November 29
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