Ottawa medical school partnership aims to train more Inuit health-care professionals

The University of Ottawa medical school will have two spots specifically for Nunavummiut, beginning in September 2023.  It’s the result of a partnership between the Government of Nunavut, Nunavut Tunngavik Inc. (NTI)... Read more »

By Inuit, for Inuit: Qanuippitaa? National Inuit Health Survey gets underway in Inuvialuit region

“Do you want to get out more on the land?” That’s one of the questions being asked of Inuvialuit community members in a national Inuit-led survey underway in the Beaufort-Delta region.  The Inuvialuit... Read more »

Délı̨nę elder says local health centre failed to detect tumour that nearly killed him

A Délı̨nę artist, photographer and former band councillor is recovering from emergency surgery after doctors in Yellowknife discovered a tumour the size of a soda can in his colon.   Morris Neyelle, 71, believes... Read more »