Indigenous Students Health Sciences Office, McMaster University



Contact

  • Address
    HSC 3H46-B, McMaster University, 1280 Maint St.
    Hamilton, ON, L8S 4K1
  • Telephone: 905 525 9140 ext: 22824
  • General Email:
  • Director : Danielle N. Soucy
  • Charitable Organization: No

 

Organization Details

  • Organization Type: Colleges/Collèges
  • Focus of Activities
    Recruitment, Retention and support of First Nations, Inuit and Metis learners. Indigenous health in health professions, community engagement.
  • Organization Mandate
    The Indigenous Students Health Sciences (ISHS) office is solely dedicated to providing services and supports for the academic success and wellbeing of all First Nations, Inuit and Métis students in the Faculty of Health Sciences at McMaster. Examples of our programming include Elders in residence, mentorship, graduate/professional development, student leadership, and community collaborations. ISHS also engages with broader Indigenous communities and knowledge shares with non-Indigenous students, staff, faculty, and departments interested in Indigenous health.
  • Organization Capacity
    100+
  • Geographic Mandate
    Provincial