Indigenous Health Researchers Database

Indigenous Health Researchers Database is a comprehensive listing of researchers who are affiliated with a Canadian university and have a wide range of expertise related to the health of Indigenous peoples. These researchers have undertaken some form of research related to the health and well-being of First Nations, Inuit and/or Métis peoples, ranging from one study to a lifetime of work in a particular area.

The names of researchers along with their contact information, university affiliation, focus of Indigenous health research, and a selection of their publications are listed by theme and location. To view the details of a researcher please click on the name shown in the list to expand the information.

Compiled by the National Collaborating Centre for Indigenous Health (NCCIH), this listing is based on publicly available information on university websites in Canada.

Click on the author's name to reveal a list of publications.

To request edits to an author's entry, or to request to be added to the database, please complete the online form.

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Yukiko Asada

Associate Professor, Graduate Coordinator, Department of Community Health & Epidemiology

Dalhousie University

Malek Batal

Associate Professor, School of Medicine Department of Nutrition

University of Montreal

Annette J. Browne

Professor & Distinguished University Scholar, School of Nursing

University of British Columbia

Betty Calam

Associate Professor, Department of Family Practice; Director St. Paul's Site, Family Practice Residency Program

University of British Columbia

Nadine Caron

First Nation, Associate Professor, Academic Physician - Surgery, Northern Medical Program; Interim Director, UBC Centre for Excellence in Indigenous Health

University of Northern British Columbia

Heather Castleden

Associate Professor and Canada Research Chair in Reconciling Relations for Health, Environments, and Communities

Queen’s University

Catherine Cook

Vice-Dean, Indigenous, Rady Faculty of Health Sciences; Associate Professor, Department of Community Health Sciences

University of Manitoba

Martin Cooke

Associate Professor, Sociology and Legal Studies and School of Public Health and Health Systems

University of Waterloo

Lynden (Lindsay) Crowshoe

Peigan Nation - Treaty 7; Associate Professor, Faculty of Medicine; Director, Medical Program

University of Calgary

Sarah de Leeuw

Associate Professor, Northern Medical Program and Geography Program

University of Northern British Columbia

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