Cultural Safety & Humility Action Series
You are invited to the First Nations Health Authority and BC Patient Safety & Quality Council cultural safety and cultural humility webinar action series! 12 webinar events will take place over the next year to encourage participation, learning, self-reflection and positive change among BC’s health care professionals.
The series will support development of tools and skills on how to be effective allies for advancing cultural safety and humility and what health service staff and allies can do to understand and integrate this work into their practice or interaction with First Nations and Aboriginal Clients.
Hear from thought leaders such as Joe Gallagher, Dr. Evan Adams, Dr. Nadine Caron, Margo Greenwood, and representatives from each regional health authority in the province.
April 5 – This event has been cancelled.
May 3 – What Does Cultural Safety and Humility Mean as a Nurse?
Presenters: Becky Palmer (First Nations Health Authority), Ines Point, Lisa San, Fairlie Mendosa
June 7 – Complaints and Kudos Process– Making Them Accessible, Safe, Clear and Welcoming for First Nations and Aboriginal People in the North
Presenters: Margo Greenwood, Northern Health & Nicole Cross, First Nations Health Authority
July 5 – Cultural Safety Program within Island Health
Presenters: Ian Knipe, Harley Eagle, Yvette Ringham-Cowan (Fraser Health) & Cowichan Tribal Partner (TBD)
August 2 – Personal Stories of Experience with the Health System
September 6 – Cultural Safety Framework & Action Plan from Vancouver Coastal Health
Presenter: Leslie Bonshor, Vancouver Coastal Health
October 4 – Where are First Nations and Aboriginal People at Threat in the Health System
Presenter: Cheryl Ward, Provincial Health Services Authority
November 1 – Leading with Culture in Community Contexts
October 4 – Leading a Framework for Cultural Safety & Humility (video & slides)
November 2 – Learning and Advancing the Recommendations of the Truth & Reconciliation Commission (video & slides)
December 7 – The Importance of Story to Cultural Safety (video & slides)
January 4 – Intergenerational Trauma & Institutional Avoidance (video & slides)
February 1 – Pursuing Cultural Safety: From Unearthing Bias to Realizing Reconciliation.
Presenters: Vishal Jain, Carol Peters, Dina Lambright (Fraser Health)