Office of Indigenous Medical Education

Dawn Maracle with Indigenous Health Education Co-Leads Dr. Lisa Richardson and Dr. Jason PenningtonDawn Maracle with Indigenous Health Education Co-Leads Dr. Lisa Richardson and Dr. Jason Pennington We work to further Indigenous Medical Education by:

  • developing curriculum around Indigenous concepts of health and healing
  • undertaking Aboriginal community outreach
  • supporting Indigenous medical students through scholarships and bursaries
  • responding to questions regarding the Indigenous Student Application Program (ISAP) 
  • developing and supporting Indigenous Programming within Undergraduate Medical Education for students looking to learn about Indigenous concepts of community, health and healing
  • providing a culturally safe space within the MD Program

Our team

Dr. Lisa Richardson, Co-Lead, Indigenous Health Education
Dr. Jason Pennington, Co-Lead, Indigenous Health Education
Dawn Maracle, Indigenous Peoples' Undergraduate Medical Education (UME) Program Coordinator

Resources

Indigenous Health in Ontario: An introductory guide for medical students

Contact

Office of Indigenous Medical Education, Undergraduate Medical Education
Medical Sciences Building, Room 2354
1 King's College Circle 
Toronto, ON M5S 1A8
416.946.0051
E-mail us

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