Northern medical student aspires for better supports for prospective doctors

by Avery Zingel - December 18, 2018

When medical student Thomsen D’Hont started his research in 2017 there was one Indigenous doctor working in the Northwest Territories.D’Hont’s research as a Jane Glassco Fellow recommends ways the territory can recruit and train Indigenous doctors from the North, improving outcomes for continuity of care, patient-doctor rapport and retention. Improving representation will take concerted early…

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