Indigenous Health Initiative

Healers of Tomorrow Gathering: Virtual
  • Kisi m’pilultesnen sapo’nuk
  • Kauauitshiashut nantem kamamueitunanut
  • Paitsijitsavut ilinniajuit
  • Mamihaiyiit Hivuniptinni Katimapkainiq

Are you a member of an Indigenous group in this province? Are you a high school student (Grade 9-12)?  Is a career in a health care profession a possibility for you?

The Healers of Tomorrow Gathering is a camp normally offered every second summer since 2015 for Indigenous youth. Due to the COVID-19 pandemic our event in 2021  will be offered virtually.

Tuesday, September 14th, 2021, 7-8pm
Opening Ceremony  (Virtual live)

                        
September 15th - October 4th, 2021
Self-directed viewing of pre-recorded sessions

Tuesday, October 5th, 2021, 7-8pm
Closing Ceremony  (Virtual live)


Don’t miss this opportunity to explore a cross-section of college and university health careers including Indigenous cultures and medicines. A handbook with details will be available soon.

If you are interested in applying for the virtual camp please complete the student application form.

Applications must be received in our office by 5:00 pm, Friday, September 3rd, 2021. 
We encourage you to complete the application form online but you may also submit through Fax (709) 864-4991 addressed to the attention of Healers of Tomorrow Gathering c/o Dr. Carolyn Sturge Sparkes or through scanning to: Carolyn.sturge@med.mun.ca.
If you have any questions about the application form or application process please call Carolyn at (709) 864-4938.