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We are Committed to Improving the Health of the Aboriginal People

Our goals are to:

  • Address the under representation of Aboriginal people within the profession of medicine
  • Promote health service quality improvements for all Aboriginal peoples in Alberta through Aboriginal Health professional education

Our objectives are to:

    1. Support the development of a pool of qualified potential Aboriginal applicants for medical training
    2. Support Aboriginal applicants during their admissions process
    3. Provide support and professional development initiatives for Aboriginal medical students
    4. Provide effective training opportunities regarding Aboriginal health for ALL undergraduate medical learners
    5. Promote awareness of, and advocate for, First Nations, Métis and Inuit health issues within the Cumming School of Medicine

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