7th Annual Aboriginal Health Forum

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Report Code: ABP12761. February, 2012. Calgary

ARTICLE 1

BC Tripartite Health Governance

Grand Chief Doug Kelly
Chair, First Nations Health Council

ARTICLE 2

Mobile Telemedicine Diabetes Clinic: Bringing Canadian Diabetes Guideline
Care to Remote Aboriginal Communities in British Columbia

Dr. Keith G. Dawson, MD, Ph.D.
Professor of Medicine, Emeritus, University of British Columbia

ARTICLE 3

A Diabetes Prevention and Management Model

Hesham Nabih
Executive Director, Diabetes and My Nation Foundation

ARTICLE 4

Treatment as Prevention – HAART Expansion – A Powerful Strategy to Reduce
AIDS Morbidity and Mortality and HIV Incidence

Dr. Julio Montaner
Director, BC-Centre for Excellence in HIV/AIDS, Providence Health Care
Professor of Medicine and Head, Division of AIDS, University of British Columbia
Founding National Co-Director, CIHR Canadian HIV Trials Network
Past-President, International AIDS Society

ARTICLE 5

Honouring Life: Aboriginal Youth & Community Empowerment Strategy (AYCES)

Nicole Eshkakogan
Senior Manager, Calgary and South – Aboriginal Health Program
Population & Public Health – Alberta Health Services

ARTICLE 6

The Aboriginal Perspective on Mental Health First Aid – A Program of the
Mental Health Commission of Canada

Susan Dumont
Mental Health First Aid Instructor, Privacy Lawyer, Calgary
Faculty, Banff Centre Aboriginal Leadership, Indigenous Women in Leadership

ARTICLE 7

“River of Life” – Aboriginal Youth Suicide Prevention Program

Suzanne McLeod
Curriculum Developer CSP, Centre for Suicide Prevention

ARTICLE 8

Purpose and Benefits of Health Fairs in First Nation Communities

Delmar Peters
Director of Health Services, Swan Lake First Nation

ARTICLE 9

Good Law is Good Medicine: Improving Health for Aboriginal Peoples

Danika Billie Littlechild
Barrister and Solicitor

ARTICLE 10

The Aboriginal HIV/AIDS Epidemic: Strategies for Addressing Unique
Challenges & Resiliencies

Andrea Carter
Community Engagement Coordinator
AIDS Calgary Awareness Association

ARTICLE 11

Oral Health Disparities Between Young Aboriginal and Non-Aboriginal
Children in Canada

Dr. Maryam Amin
Assistant Professor and Head
Division of Pediatric Dentistry, Faculty of Medicine and Dentistry, University of Alberta

ARTICLE 12

Eagle Circle Program for Women

Lenora Richardson
Program Facilitator, Sunrise – Native Addictions Services Society

ARTICLE 13

“Nature Deficit Disorder” – Getting Youth Outdoors, Active and Healthy

Michael Lickers
Executive Director, Ghost River Rediscovery

ARTICLE 14

“it has root ties to the land”

Pauline Terbasket
Executive Director, Okanagan Nation Alliance

Vanessa Mitchell
Health Hub Coordinator, Okanagan Nation Alliance

Mic Werstuik
Councillor, Westbank First Nation

ARTICLE 15

C.R.O.W. Program for Men – Caring, Responsible, Overcoming, Willing

Emile Ward
Program Facilitator, Sunrise – Native Addictions Services Society