Clinical Articles

A child cooks with their parents
Clinical Articles / July/August 2020 BY: Derin Karacabeyli, MD, Stephanie Shea, MPH, Shelly Keidar, MPH, Susan Pinkney, MA, Katrina Bepple, BSc, Danielle Edwards, MA, Ilona Hale, MD, Selina Suleman, MPH, Shazhan Amed, MD, MScPH

Background The prevalence of childhood obesity continues to increase in Canada and worldwide, posing a major public health challenge.[1,2] Childhood obesity is complex, with several factors... Read More

The video and discussion guide, A Coming Together of Health Systems, features traditional practitioners, Elders, and Western health care professionals. Elder Gerry Oleman is pictured.
Clinical Articles / April 2020 BY: Antonia Hyman, MSc, Elizabeth Stacy, MA, Kaitlin Atkinson, MPaH, Helen Novak Lauscher, PhD, Jon Rabeneck, Gerry Oleman, Penny Cooper, MALT, BScN, RN, Wendy Young, PhD, Carol Kellman, BScN, RN, Kendall Ho, MD, FRCPC

In 2010 the interCultural Online Health Network (iCON) at the University of British Columbia set out to explore problems faced by Indigenous peoples in British Columbia seeking health and wellness.... Read More