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Canada committed to improving mental health in Indigenous communities: Commentary by Jane Philpott

Preventing suicide requires achieving social equity. We have already taken important steps by investing in key social determinants of health, such as housing, education and the environment. While these are first steps, our intent is to continue investing in all areas in pursuit of social equity.

...The current state of Indigenous health in Canada is a direct result of generations of previous government policies, including the impacts of residential schools. We need to dismantle the colonial structures of the past and reconcile our broken relationship with Indigenous peoples to improve quality of life in their communities.... Read more here

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Spotlight

York U to host CIHR’s Institute of Population and Public Health

York University is pleased to serve as the new host for the Canadian Institutes of Health Research’s Institute of Population and Public Health (IPPH). 

Events

Who’s speaking at BWTC this fall?

Susan Fitzpatrick, CEO, Toronto Central LHIN
André Picard & Rachel Browne, Health Reporters
Michael Apkon, CEO, Sick Kids & Peter Pisters, CEO, UHN
Sarah Hutchison, CEO & Darren Larsen, CMO, OntarioMD, and more…

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