Cindy Blackstock - Reconciling History

Dr. Cindy Blackstock will discuss examples of advocacy, allyship and collaboration to enact systemic change
Tuesday, 3 May 2022 - 12:00 pm to 1:00 pm
An image of Cindy Blackstock, standing. Text reads: Reconciling History, Dr. Cindy Blackstock, Tuesday May 3, 2022, 12:00 to 1:00 pm EST
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Live Stream on Zoom
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Contact person: 
Lisa Abel
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Cost to attend: 
Free of charge
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Event sponsors: 
Centre for Indigenous Health Research and Education and the Indigenous Program, Undergraduate Medical Education, uOttawa Faculty of Medicine

Reconciling History
Invited speaker: Cindy Blackstock, PhD, Executive Director of the First Nations Child and Family Caring Society of Canada and professor, McGill University School of Social Work.

Health care professionals have a moral and ethical responsibility to actively challenge inequities in Indigenous health. Dr. Cindy Blackstock, a recognized advocate in child welfare and Indigenous children’s rights, will discuss examples of advocacy, allyship and collaboration to enact systemic change.

Please join us for this informative and interesting seminar!

Location: Virtual - Live Stream on Zoom
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