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Q&A: Dr. Alika Lafontaine on the way forward for Indigenous health in Canada

Q&A: Dr. Alika Lafontaine on the way forward for Indigenous health in Canada

We recently caught up with Dr. Alika Lafontaine, an Indigenous physician of Cree and Anishinaabe heritage. Dr. Lafontaine is the President of the Indigenous Physicians Association of Canada and lectures across the country about the impact of bias, discrimination and racism on patient care, and why addressing these issues lie at the core of improving