Indigenous Health

Tracey Carr

Email

tlc143@mail.usask.ca

Research Projects

  • Sâkipakâwin - Assessing the Support Needs for Saskatchewan Indigenous Cancer Patients and their Families: a Multi-method Study

  • Shared Decision Making in Early Stage Breast Cancer: The Development of a Culturally Competent Conceptual Framework Applicable for Aboriginal Patients.

  • A Journey With You: Indigenous Peer Navigation in Saskatchewan Cancer Care

  • The Roll of Trust and Worldview on Shared Decision Making for Indigenous People with Cancer

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Expertise

  • Indigenous Health

  • Indigenous Mental Health

  • Realist Review

  • Realist Research

Megan Clark

Email

Megan.clark@usask

Research Projects

  • Health of People who are Trans or Gender Diverse in Saskatchewan in Collaboration with the Sask Trans Health Coalition

  • Enhancing and Expanding the "Know Your Status" Initiative in on-reserve Indigenous Communities in Saskatchewan: A community-engaged intervention to increase diagnosis, linkage to care and prevention of HIV, Hepatitis C virus and sexually transmitted and blood-borne infections.

  • The Wellness Wheel: A Mobile Outreach Clinic to Address HIV and HCV in Saskatchewan First Nations.

  • Deeper learning through service: evaluation of an interprofessional community service-learning program for pharmacy and medicine students.

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Expertise

  • Abortion Care

  • Indigenous Health

  • Trans Health

  • Gender Diverse Health

Leah Ferguson

Email

leah.ferguson@usask.ca

Research Projects

  • Self-compassion in Sport: Its Stability and Longitudinal Relationships with Young Women Athletes’ Performance and Eudaimonic Well-being

  • Aboriginal Youth Mentorship Program in Saskatchewan

  • Aboriginal Women Athletes’ Flourishing in Sport

Select Publications

  • “It’s more than just performing well in your sport. It’s also about being healthy physically, mentally, emotionally, and spiritually”: Indigenous women athletes’ meanings and experiences of flourishing in sport. (link)

  • “I would love to blast some pow music and just dance”: First Nations students’ experiences of physical activity on campus. (link)

  • The agony of defeat: How Olympians can deal with failure. (link)

Expertise

  • Sports Psychology

  • Indigenous Health

  • Indigenous Wellness

  • Indigenous Sport

Heather Foulds

Email

heather.foulds@usask.ca

Research Projects

  • Social and Cultural Impacts on Cardiovascular Health Determinants for Indigenous Women

  • Jigging our Health

  • Journeying Together to Co-create a Foundation for Indigenous Sport Research

  • Bridging the Generations: Cultural Mentorship to Promote Aging Indigenous Women's Health

  • Engaging Indigenous Ways of Knowing to Enhance Health and Wellness

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Expertise

  • Indigenous Health

  • Cardiovascular Health

  • Exercise

  • Women’s Health

Gary Groot

Email

gary.groot@usask.ca

Research Projects

  • The Indigenous Health Collective: Advancing Indigenous Health Knowledge in Saskatchewan.

  • Sâkipakâwin - Assessing the Support Needs for Saskatchewan Indigenous Cancer Patients and their Families: a Multi-method Study

  • Shared Decision Making in Early Stage Breast Cancer: The Development of a Culturally Competent Conceptual Framework Applicable for Aboriginal Patients.

  • Scaling up shared decision making for patient-centred care

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Expertise

  • Realist Review

  • Realist Research

  • Quality Improvement

  • Implementation Science

  • Indigenous Health

Malcolm King

Email

malcolm.king@usask.ca

Research Projects

  • Development of the Patient-Oriented Research Level of Engagement Tool (PORLET)

  • Indigenous Knowledge Development Centres with a Focus on Wellness - Miyo-Pimâtisiwin

Select Publications

  • Water Journey: methods for exploring the research priorities for Indigenous peoples in Canada and hepatitis C

  • In the eyes of Indigenous Peoples in Canada: Exposing the underlying colonial etiology of Hepatitis C & the imperative for trauma-informed care (link)

  • A Synthesis: Indigenous Wellness Indicators Day. IAPH-FNHA-IGIHM Conference Report, 2018

Expertise

  • Determinants of Indigenous Health

  • Social Determinants of Health

  • Wellness

  • Indigenous Health

  • Interdisciplinary

Tanya Verrall

Email

tcv133@mail.usask.ca

Research Projects

  • Wellness – Building on Strengths: Working with Sturgeon Lake First Nations

  • Mmember of the Stakeholder Advisory Group for a Rapid Realist Review to examine the context and mechanisms for patient oriented research success

Select Publications

  • Community-based communication strategies to promote infant iron nutrition in northern Canada. (link)

  • Impact of a food-based approach to improve iron nutrition of at-risk infants in northern Canada. (link)

  • One size does not fit all: a qualitative content analysis of the importance of existing quality improvement capacity in the implementation of Releasing Time to Care: the Productive Ward™ in Saskatchewan, Canada. (link)

  • Taking a closer look: using statistical process control to identify patterns of improvement in a quality-improvement collaborative. (link)

Expertise

  • Indigenous Health

  • Implementation Science

  • Quality Improvement

  • Community Based Research