Medical schools dedicate sufficient resources to enable full implementation of Indigenous health goals. The resource needs should be defined with the Indigenous communities, faculty, staff and students and should support action in all three domains of research, education and service.


  1. The IHIP and the faculty's MD Program are in the process of establishing an Elders Wisdom Council with Elders and Knowledge Keepers as key partners, as well as faculty members, Indigenous physicians and students. This Wisdom Council will work collaboratively on understanding priorities and allocate resources to ensure we are meeting the needs of the communities we serve.