REGISTER NOW! Pathways to Truth and Reconciliation: Organ Donation and Transplantation – February 27, 2024

Registration is open for Dr. Caroline Tait’s Pathways to Truth and Reconciliation: Organ Donation and Transplantation Café Scientifique.

This virtual event will be hosted on Tuesday, February 27, 2024 from 12:00 – 4:00 pm ET (Canadian focus) and 6:00 – 8:00 pm ET (International focus)

The Café Scientifique aims to familiarize attendees with the systemic barriers experienced by Indigenous patients, families, caregivers, community leaders, and healthcare providers within organ and tissue donation and transplantation (OTDT) systems in Canada. This is the first national gathering to present Indigenous lived experiences and expertise in OTDT.

  • CAFÉ SCIENTIFIQUE – CANADIAN FOCUS
    • Date: Tuesday, February 27, 2024
    • Time: 12:00 – 4:00 pm EST
    • Location: Online (Zoom)
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  • CAFÉ SCIENTIFIQUE – INTERNATIONAL FOCUS
    • Date: Tuesday, February 27, 2024
    • Time: 6:00 – 8:00 pm EST
    • Location: Online (Zoom)
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The program is out for the first session of the Café Scientifique!

Time (EST)TitleSpeaker
12:00 - 12:20Welcome RemarksDr. Caroline Tait & Craig Settee
12:20 - 12:55Call to Action: Prioritizing Organ Donation & Transplantation for Indigenous PeopleGrand Chief Stewart Phillip
12:55 - 1:30Experiences of Northern and Remote CommunitiesCelia Deschambeault
1:30 - 1:45BREAK
1:45 - 2:05Working with Indigenous People in Transplant MedicineDr. Jag Gill
2:05 - 2:25Building Equity and Inclusion in ODT for Indigenous PeopleDr. Caroline Tait
2:25 - 2:45National ODT StrategyCindy Moriarty
2:45 - 3:45Open DiscussionAll speakers
3:45 - 4:00Wrap up and next stepsDr. Caroline Tait & Craig Settee