Indigenous leaders in health research and practise
This week we looked at two examples of amazing Indigenous leaders in health research and practise. Take some time to research other examples of leaders in Indigenous health, and highlight one person below. Please include their name, where they are from, and why you chose them as an example of an Indigenous health leader. (200 words), In Chapter 9, the authors describe the Indigenous Health Sciences Program. What are some of the components of this program that are unique from mainstream health sciences programs? (400 words), Why do you think the Elders and healers were adamant that the program would not be a how-to class on ceremony and Indigenous medicines? (200 words), Please respond to at least one of your peers.