Latest Posts Study: Land-based Practice for Indigenous Health and Wellness in the Northwest Territories, Yukon, and Nunavut

This study describes some of the many health benefits and positive outcomes that can come from spending more time out on the land, especially in supporting youth resilience and wellness in response to high rates of suicide in Canada’s north. This research found that Land-based practice is a highly effective way of supporting Indigenous youth […]

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Latest Projects The Northwest Territories SPOR Network

The NWT SPOR network is funded through a grant from the Canadian Institutes of Health Research (CIHR) with matching funds from the University of Alberta. In order to be a member of the pan-Canadian Primary and Integrated Health Care Innovations Network, the NWT SPOR network is required to fulfill criteria set by the CIHR Strategy for Patient-Oriented […]

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Research Rounds Research Rounds

ICHR hosts Research Rounds on a variety of northern health topics. Providing an opportunity for speakers and attendees to share and collaborate on health research, programming and approaches in the north, these forums feature a casual, short presentation followed by a roundtable group discussion/Q&A, or networking time at the end. We welcome talks on any topic […]

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