Principal Investigator:Dutton, Jessica N Licenced Year(s):2015
1. To explore the third space that exists between western medical diabetes treatments and traditional Aboriginal healing to resolve the false dichotomy presented in the literature on diabetes treatment in Aboriginal communities.
2. To develop a community-based, participatory program of research that will provide opportunities for community members with diabetes to engage in...
Principal Investigator:Fajber, Elizabeth Licenced Year(s):
The researcher will work with the Liidli Koe First Nation to investigate the roles of traditional healing and the Western health care in the health and well-being of Fort Simpson residents. This will include participation with the council on a project investigating culturally appropriate health care and key informant interviews within the community....
Principal Investigator:Martel, Pat Licenced Year(s):
The research will be based at Hay River and conducted over a 4-month period in 1992 in order to provide a working draft of the Native cultural component of the Hay River Reserve Treatment Centre for the training of Centre Staff. Seven elders from designated communities in the South Slave region will be employed as the primary resource for development and organization of information with regard to...
Principal Investigator:O'Neil, John Licenced Year(s):
A detailed study of Inuit perceptions of health and illness, and an examination of current and traditional Inuit folk beliefs, and methods employed by them in dealing with illness....