Indigenous Health I: “Health Status overview”

Tuesday 9.6.2015, Linna
Chair: Kami Kandola, Government of the Northwest Territories, Canada
Co-Chair: Maria Furberg, Umeå University, Sweden
Time Presenter Affiliation Presentation title / Download abstract
11:00 Minnie Grey Inuit Circumpolar Council (ICC), Canada The Circumpolar Inuit Health Strategy 2010-2014: a strategic initiative to improve Inuit health and wellness across the Arctic
11:15 DeLancey Debbie GNWT-HSS, Canada Funder Collaborative Model for On-the-Land Healing Programs in the Northwest Territories: The Importance of Partnerships with Aboriginal Governments
11:30 Furberg Maria Umeå University, Sweden In the light of change: Correspondence between observational data and perceptions of climate in Northern Sweden - a mixed methods study
11:45 Kandola Kami Department of Health, Government of the Northwest Territories, Canada Improving Healthy Living in the Northwest Territories Through Chronic Disease Prevention and Screening (CDPS)
12:00 Aslibekyan Stella University of Alabama at Birmingham, USA DNA methylation patterns are associated with n-3 fatty acid intake in Yup'ik people
12:15 Edmunds-Potvin Sharon Nunavut Tunngavik Incorporated, Canada Health Research in Nunavut: An Inuit Governance Perspective
12:20 Sheppard Amanda The Hospital for Sick Children, Canada Disparities in infant mortality, stillbirth, and preterm birth among First Nations, Inuit, and Métis populations in Canada