"L'éveil au Cercle" - "Awakening to the Circle"

Monday, January 16, 2012

Aboriginal Awareness Week

As part of the Aboriginal Awareness Week, the Aboriginal Health Interest Group at the University of Ottawa's  Faculty of Medicine, invites you to attend the following events at Roger Guindon Hall, located at 451 Smith Road, behind the General Hospital.

  • Monday, January 16 at 12:30 - Room 2005 - Presentations by Patrick Laflèche and Jonathan Ferrier on Traditional Medicine
  • Tuesday, January 17, at 4:30 - Room 3248 - Sabrina Squires and Renée Vachon, Aboriginal students in their second year of Medicine will talk about their experience working in remote Aboriginal communities.
  • Tuesday, January 17, at 5:30 - Room 3248 - Throat Singing Workshop with Lynda Brown
  • Wednesday, January 18, at 1:30 - Room 2149 - Showing of Andrée Cazabon's documentary film "Third World Canada" depicting the plight of many First Nations by focusing on the isolated and poverty-stricken community of Kitchenuhmaykoosib Inninuwug (K.I.) in Ontario.
  • Thursday, January 19, at 5:30 - Cindy Blackstock,  Executive Director of First Nations Child and Family Caring Society of Canada<http://www.fncaringsociety.com/> (FNCFC), who  has been one of the country's most committed activists for First Nations children.
For more information, please contact: ottawaahig@gmail.com

Thank You. Che Meegwitch.