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IMN-PN Newsletter October 1, 2018 Edition

IMN-PN Updates

IMN-PN RESEARCH EXPERIENCE OPPORTUNITIES

  • We currently have two Research Experience Awards available. For more information on these experiences please visit our website: https://www.uvic.ca/research/centres/circle/network/funding/index.php

DO YOU HAVE A STORY OF YOUR RESEARCH EXPERIENCE YOU WOULD LIKE TO SHARE?

  • Are you a mentor or mentee in the network? We would love to feature who you are and what you do on our online platforms. If you're willing to share a field experience, small quote or a tidbit of what you do please send them to: imnpn@uvic.ca
  • Photo's are encouraged!

WE ARE HIRING! UNBC GRADUATE PEER MENTOR

  • The Indigenous Mentorship of the Pacific Northwest (IMN-PN) is looking for a graduate student to be an active member in the IMN-PN at UNBC. Working closely with the IMN-PN Network Coordinator, the Peer Mentor will, at their home university:
  • Promote the IMN-PN among Indigenous undergraduate and graduate students
  • Help Indigenous students connect with the IMN-PN
  • Support the preparation and distribution of materials for recruitment, resource sharing and events (e.g., posters, short video clips, event posts on Facebook & Twitter)
  • Help facilitate IMN-PN events
  • The hourly wage is $25.53 at approx. 10 hours per month from October 15, 2018 to April 15, 2019. If you are interested please send a resume and cover letter to: imnpn@uvic.ca

IMN-PN REGISTRATION SURVEY

TRAINING & EVENTs

CIHR WEBINAR-IDEA FAIR AND LEARNING CIRCLE TRAVEL GRANT

  • Date: October 3, 2018, 1-2 PM EDT
  • Please visit and Register here for more information

FALL 2018 HEALTH SCIENCES RESEARCH SEMINAR SERIES: MR. GARY GEDDES- MEDICINE UNBUNDLED AND THE POLITICS OF DISEASE

  • Date: Thursday October 11, 12-1:15 PM
  • Location: SFU, BLU 9920
  • More Information

PRESIDENTS FACULTY LECTURE: DR. JEFF READING- BRAVE NEW WORLD: GENOMICS, BIG DATA, AI, PRECISION MEDICINE AND THE FUTURE OF INDIGENOUS COMMUNITY ENGAGED RESEARCH

  • Location: SFU Harbour Centre Campus Vancouver, 515 Hastings Street, Room 1900
  • Date: Thursday October 11, 7 PM Followed by Q & A
  • Event is free but requires registration

ENGAGING YOUTH AND COMMUNITY RESPONSES TO SEXUALIZED VIOLENCE

  • Date:October 26-28
  • Location: First Peoples House, University of Victoria
  • More Information
Research Funding

TEAM GRANT: FOOD SECURITY AND CLIMATE CHANGE IN THE CANADIAN NORTH

FELLOWSHIP: URBAN HOUSING AND HEALTH TRAINEE RESEARCH AWARDS PROGRAM

2018 EARLY CAREER INVESTIGATOR AWARDS IN CIRCULATORY AND RESPIRATORY HEALTH (CIHR)

RESEARCH PROPOSAL DEVELOPMENT PROGRAM (RPDP)

TRANSITIONS IN CARE BEST AND WISE PRACTICES GRANTS (CIHR)

CIHR CENTRES FOR HIV/AIDS, HEPATITIS C AND OTHER STBBIS POPULATION HEALTH AND HEALTH SERVICES RESEARCH APPLICATIONS

CIHR TEAM GRANT: TRANSITIONS IN CARE

ADDITIONAL Student Funding

CH'NOOK SCHOLARS PROGRAM

THE NEW RELATIONSHIP TRUST FOUNDATION

DISTINGUISHED THESIS STEM AWARD

VANIER CANADA GRADUATE SCHOLARSHIPS

INDIGENOUS GENDER AND WELLNESS TRAVEL AWARD

MITACS ACCELERATE FELLOWSHIP

ABORIGINAL SCHOLARSHIP GUIDE

Job Postings

ADMINISTRATIVE LIAISON, CIHR

VNFC VOCATIONAL CONSULTANT

RECONCILIATION THROUGH ENGINEERING INITIATIVE, INDIGENOUS ENGAGEMENT- RESEARCH ASSOCIATE (LIMITED TERM)

INDIGENOUS SCHOLAR POSITION IN DEPARTMENT OF COMMUNITY HEALTH SCIECNES AND ONGOMIIZWIN INDIGENOUS INSTITUTE OF HEALTH AND HEALING

ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR (TENURE TRACK), SCHOOL OF PUBLIC ADMINISTRATION, FACULTY OF HUMAN AND SOCIAL DEVELOPMENT

Unique Opportunities

CALL FOR CHAPTER PROPOSALS: EDUCATING SETTLERS: INDIGENOUS HEALTH EDUCATION

LEADERSHIP 2020 APPRENTICE CIRCLE

  • Brief Description: New opportunity designed to help graduates take their learning further and deepend their understanding of leadership approaches, practice and different ways of working to make real change through a Community Impact project.
  • More Information

MASTER OF SCIENCE OR PHD (REHABILITATION SCIENCES) OPPORTUNITY

  • Location: The UBC Pulmonary Rehabilitation Research Laboratory
  • Questions can be directed to Barbara Karlen, UBC Pulmonary Rehabilitation Research Laboratory manager, at barbara.karlen@hli.ubc.ca
  • More Information

INDIGENOUS RESEARCH FUND (THE FRIENDS OF THE BRITISH COLUMBIA ARCHIVES)

AHA CENTRE: NATIONAL ABORIGINAL RESEARCH ADVISORY COUNCIL: MEMBERS NEEDED

CANADA WORLD YOUTH 6-MONTH INTERNATIONAL DEVELOPMENT INTERNSHIPS FOR INDIGENOUS CANADIANS

INDIGENOUS INTERN LEADERSHIP PROGRAM, VIU, BC ASSEMBLY OF FIRST NATIONS & BUSINESS COUNCIL OF BC

Publications & Resources

KEY INEQUALITIES IN CANADA: A NATIONAL PORTRAIT-EXECUTIVE SUMMARY

WHO IS RESEARCH SERVING? A SYSTEMATIC REALIST REVIEW OF CIRCUMPOLAR ENVIRONMENT-RELATED INDIGENOUS HEALTH LITERATURE

THE BUILT ENVIRONMENT: UNDERSTANDING HOW PHYSICAL ENVIRONMENTS INFLUENCE THE HEALTH AND WELL-BEING OF FIRST NATIONS PEOPLES LIVING ON-RESERVE

INDIGENOUS ELDERS CONTRIBUTION TOOLKIT

BEYOND 94: TRUTH AND RECONCILIATION IN CANADA

  • CBC released a resource that measures progress on all 94 TRC Calls to Action
  • Read More

MENOPAUSE AND INDIGENOUS WOMEN IN CANADA: THE STATE OF CURRENT RESEARCH

  • Authors: Regine Halseth, Charlotte Loppie, Nicole Robinson
  • Read More

EXPLORING SOCIALLY-RESPONSIVE APPROACHES TO CHILDREN'S REHABILITATION WITH INDIGENOUS COMMUNITIES, FAMILIES AND CHILDREN

The IMN-PN network is generously supported by a grant from the Canadian Institutes of Health Research. For a complete list of project partners and supporters, please visit our website at: https://www.uvic.ca/research/centres/circle/network/resources/index.php.

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