Grand Round: What every health researcher needs to know about health equity: Privilege, Oppression and Al...


Grand Round: What every health researcher needs to know about health equity: Privilege, Oppression and Allyship

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November 29, 2017 - 12:30 - 16:00
Chown Building - Room 474 753 McDermot Avenue Winnipeg Manitoba R3E 0T6
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Posted on October 16, 2017

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Grand Round: What every health researcher needs to know about health equity: Privilege, Oppression and Allyship

Team: Events, Training & News

Location: Chown Building - Room 474 753 McDermot Avenue Winnipeg Manitoba R3E 0T6

November 29, 2017 - 12:30 - 16:00

Description


Learning Objectives

    • To understand the concepts of privilege and oppression, and their relationship to health equity
    • To analyze the application of these concepts to one's own social locations
    • To understand the principles of allyship, and how they relate to one's positions of privilege and oppression
    • To apply the principles of allyship to one's own life, work and advocacy

Speaker

Dr. Stephanie Nixon is a physiotherapist who has been an HIV activist and researcher for 20 years. Stephanie explores the role of power, privilege and oppression in shaping health, health research, and health professions education. Stephanie is an Associate Professor in the Department of Physical Therapy and the Dalla Lana School of Public Health, and Director of the International Centre for Disability and Rehabilitation at the University of Toronto. She conducted her PhD in Public Health at the University of Toronto, and her post-doc at the University of KwaZulu-Natal in South Africa.

Watch the Recording

https://youtu.be/q28s2xZB-l0

 

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Location: 753 McDermot Avenue, Winnipeg, Manitoba , CA