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Indigenous Portfolio

Below are links related to the Indigenous Portfolio.

Read an interview with Pam Naponse-Corbiere, Project Navigator Indigenous Portfolio

Resources

National Centre for Truth and Reconciliation

TRC Residential School Facts

National Centre for Truth and Reconciliation – Education Ressources (all ages)

17 books to read for Orange Shirt Day (Adult Reads – CBC)

Canadian National Film Board – Indigenous Film & Residential Schools

Films

Indian Horse (Campanelli) Residential schools in Canada, non-Indigenous filmmaker

Smoke Signals (Chris Eyre) American Ind. Filmmaker, based on Sherman Alexie’s stories (American writer)

Savage (Lisa Jackson) Short film, residential school musical, Ind. Filmmaker

Angry Inuk (Alethea Arnaquq-Baril) Inuit filmmaker, doc about anti-sealing industry

The Grizzlies (Miranda de Pencier) Ind. Produced Inuit culture and sports drama

Reel Injun (Neil Diamond) – Ind. Filmmaker, a documentary about the history of the depiction of Indigenous People in film

Impact Stories

2019-20 – A First Nations-led diabetes report supports the development of effective health policies and programs (View)

2018-19 – Supporting Indigenous-led use of ICES data and methods to answer important health questions in First Nations communities (View)

2017-18 – Supporting Indigenous-led population health research in Ontario (View)

ICES News

June 11, 2020 – Toronto Trailblazers 2020: Janet Smylie is tracking COVID-19 in Indigenous communities (View)

May 8, 2019 – Dr. Jill Tinmouth and research team receive grant to improve cancer screening for Indigenous people (View)

November 22, 2018 – New data shows higher rates of cancer and more cancer deaths in First Nations people (View)

September 28, 2018 – Health researchers celebrate the opening of ICES North (View)

May 10, 2018 – ICES welcomes first Indigenous scholar (View)

January 19, 2018 – Indigenous Mentorship Network Program of Ontario officially launched (View)

November 2, 2017 – International research collaboration publishes guidelines in The Lancet on the use of Indigenous health data (View)

March 7, 2017 – ICES scientist Dr. Janet Smylie receives $1 million grant from Slaight Family Foundation (View)

January 23, 2017 – Dr. Jennifer Walker named new Indigenous health research lead at ICES (View)

Community and Partner Reports

November 2019 – First Nations and Diabetes in Ontario (View)

May 2019 – Opioid Use among First Nations in Ontario: A report of current findings (PDF)

October 2017 – Cancer in First Nations People in Ontario: Incidence, Mortality, Survival and Prevalence (View)

Journal Articles

May 2020 – Use of the health care system by Ontario First Nations people with diabetes: a population-based study (View)

April 2020 – Diabetes-induced eye disease among First Nations people in Ontario: a longitudinal, population-based cohort study (View)

March 2020 – Characterizing risk of type 2 diabetes in First Nations people living in First Nations communities in Ontario: a population-based analysis using cross-sectional survey data (View)

March 2020 – Hospital admission for stroke or transient ischemic attack among First Nations people with diabetes in Ontario: a population-based cohort study (View)

March 2020 – Diabetes during pregnancy and perinatal outcomes among First Nations women in Ontario, 2002/03–2014/15: a population-based cohort study (View)

February 2020 – Diabetes prevalence, incidence and mortality in First Nations and other people in Ontario, 1995–2014: a population-based study using linked administrative data (View)

January 2020 – Prevalence, incidence and outcomes of diabetes in Ontario First Nations children: a longitudinal population-based cohort study (View)

December 2019 – Peripheral arterial disease in Ontario First Nations people with diabetes a longitudinal population-based cohort study (View)

December 2019 – Peripheral arterial disease in Ontario First Nations people with diabetes a longitudinal population-based cohort study (View)

November 2019 – Trends in cardiovascular care and event rates among First Nations and other people with diabetes in Ontario, Canada, 1996–2015 (View)

November 2019 – First Nations people with diabetes in Ontario: methods for a longitudinal population-based cohort study (View)

November 2018 – Describing the process of ethical conduct of research in an Ontario-wide First Nations diabetes research project (View)

May 2018 – Unlocking First Nations health information through data linkage (View)

January 2018 – Walking the Path Together: Indigenous Health Data at ICES (View)

November 2017 – Indigenous health data and the path to healing (View)

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