Student Life Events at St. George
POSTPONED: Gender Justice - Digging up the Medicines: Urban Métis Women's Identity and Experiences with Health and Social Services
Feb 16, 2023 06:00 PM
EVENT POSTPONED - Due to unavoidable circumstances, we regretfully have to postpone this event. We will update when we are able to secure another date with our facilitator. Thank you for your understanding and continued interest.
Join us for a vital discussion on Urban Métis Women's identity and experiences with Health and Social Services in Toronto, Canada. This is based on Dr. Monchalin's PhD thesis titled: "Digging up the Medicines: Urban Métis Women's Identity and Experiences with Health and Social Services in Toronto, Ontario".
Speaker Bio: Dr. Renée Monchalin is an assistant professor in the School of Public Health and Social Policy at the University of Victoria. She holds a CIHR-funded PhD in Public Health Science from the Dalla Lana School of Public Health, University of Toronto. Born and raised in Fort Erie, Ontario, Renée is a citizen of the Métis Nation of Ontario, from the historic Métis community of Sault Ste Marie. Renée's current areas of research include culturally safe health service access with a specific focus on abortion access for Indigenous Peoples in Canada, Métis Peoples health service access, public health feminist praxis, qualitative and decolonizing methodologies, and community based participatory research.
Location: Online (zoom details will be provided to registrants)
Questions: If you have any questions regarding this event please email firstname.lastname@example.org.