Search Resources (English): Diversity

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Better communication, better care: provider tools to care for diverse populations
Provides a tool kit for health practitioners with resources to address the very specific operational needs that often arise in a busy practice servicing a diverse patient population. Contains references to American laws and resources, but can be adapted for use in Canada. (See Details)
Published: 2004
The impact of health care reform on women caregivers: issues of gender equity and respect for diversity
Highlights a number of unexpected consequences of health and social service policies that were developed without consideration for their impact on women caregivers.
Overcoming the backlash: telling the truth about power, privilege, and oppression: exploring gender-based analysis in the contex
Explores the use of gender–neutral language in discourse concerning woman abuse, and in particular how it can not be used to represent all women. (See Details)
Published: 2003
The health of women: minority/diversity perspectives
Identifies health issues that have an impact on the life chances of immigrant, racial minority, refugee, and marginalized women in the United States. Prepared for the Canada-U.S.A. Women's Health Forum, Ottawa, ON, 1996 (CANUSA). (See Details)
Published: 1996
Resolutions adopted at the national conference "Women's Health and Diversity" Montreal, April 26-28, 2001
Presents the five resolutions adopted at the national conference, "Women's Health and Diversity", held in Montreal, April 26-28, 2001, sponsored by the Centre d'excellence pour la santé des femmes - Consortium Université de Montréal. (See Details)
Published: 2001
The consequences of cultural diversity
Discusses defining cultural diversity and the impact and consequences it has on women's health. (See Details)
Published: 2001
Celebrating diversity, respecting differences
Discusses how different stereotypes serve to oppress individuals. Focuses on sexism, racism, heterosexism, ableism, ageism and classism as examples of how oppression occurs. Concludes with a list of community resources that can be used to fight oppression. Handbook aimed at the general public.
Published: 2000
New guidelines on human research push equality & diversity to the margins
Arugues that new Canadian guidelines created to ensure that publicly funded health research is strongly rooted in ethics may not be so ethical after all. (See Details)
Published: 1998
Women, diversity and access to health care in Atlantic Canada: a preliminary perspective
Examines the knowledge gap in the Atlantic Region about accessibility of health care for disadvantaged sub-populations in general and women in particular. (See Details)
Published: 2001
Aspects of women's health from a minority/diversity perspective
Discusses the health issues that have a unique impact on the life chances of immigrant, racial minority and refugee women in Canada. Prepared for the Canada-U.S.A. Women's Health Forum, Ottawa, ON, 1996 (CANUSA). (See Details)
Published: 1996