Learn about Dr. Caroline Tait’s experience in being the organizer of a Saskatchewan-based First Nations and Métis Think Tank on Organ Donation and Transplantation. The think tank is made up of Elders/Knowledge Keepers, peoples with lived experience and health care professionals in Saskatchewan.
Dr. Caroline Tait is a member of the Métis Nation – Saskatchewan, is from MacDowall, Saskatchewan, and is the research lead for the First Nations and Métis Organ Donation and Transplantation Think Tank that originated from a Royal University Hospital Foundation Grant. The think tank is made up of Elders/Knowledge Keepers, peoples with lived experience and health care professionals in Saskatchewan. She is the Principal Investigator for the Institute of Indigenous Peoples’ Health, CIHR, funded Saskatchewan Indigenous Mentorship Network and currently serves on the board of Mental Health Research Canada, the Canadian Association of Elizabeth Fry Societies, Elizabeth Fry Society of Saskatchewan, First Peoples Wellness Circle and the Executive Advisory Committee for Cannabis and Mental Health of the MHCC.