JCC presents Integrating Indigenous Cultural Safety into Care: Practical Advice for Physicians

Sep 21, 2023 - 5:00pm to 6:30pm

On Thursday, September 21, 2023, from 5:00–6:30pm, family physicians and specialists are invited to join in on a virtual conversation intended to provide practical steps for physicians who are on the journey of delivering culturally safe care.

Dr Terri Aldred will be facilitating the discussion with Dr Michael Dumont (Lu’ma Medical Centre), Elder Bruce Robinson, and Dr David Tu (Kílala Lelum (Urban Indigenous Health and Healing Cooperative) as they present their primary care clinic models, which are deeply rooted in traditional Indigenous approaches while weaving in western medicine style.

Hosted by the Joint Collaborative Committees, participants will learn how to:

  • Incorporate Indigenous Cultural Safety and Humility in practice
  • Create meaningful relationships with local Indigenous communities
  • Partner with local Elders and traditional healers
  • What types of funding is available in order to create a safe space in clinics

There will be time for open dialogue and participants are encouraged to ask questions.

To register for this session, click here to attend. To learn more, go to collaborateonhealthbc.ca.

Questions about this event? Email jcc@doctorsofbc.ca

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