News & Events

We at the ACHH Initiative would like to wish Jocelyn Vine, VP, Patient Care & CNE, at the IWK Health Centre a healthy and happy retirement! She has always been a great advocate for the ACHH Initiative. Thank you for your contributions and support over the years. You will be...

BC Children’s Hospital Department of Psychology is offering a 0.5 FTE 1-year Post-Doctoral Clinical Psychology Fellowship: Subspecialty in Rural First Nations Wellness. Start Date: Between June and September 2018, continuing for a 1-year term. This position is for candidates who have completed an APA/CPA accredited Psychology Internship Program. The fellowship represents a collaboration...

The Kausattumi (Inuttitut for ‘the dawn’) Grants Program is an initiative of the Atlantic Indigenous Mentorship Network that will provide financial support to students (Undergraduate and Graduate Students) who are undertaking or are interested in undertaking Indigenous community-based health and wellness research. Applications due: June 1, 2018 Click here for more details....

Congratulations to Karlee Johnson (Eskasoni FN) for being a recipient of the First Nations Information Governance Centre’s (FNIGC) 5th annual National Student Bursary! Ms. Johnson, a Medical Sciences student at Dalhousie University, is currently working on a research project at the Aboriginal Children’s Hurt & Healing (ACHH) Initiative that involves the...