Racism And Anti-Racism in Healthcare

Posted July 9, 2020

How We Do It: Across Boundaries’ anti-racist, holistic service delivery model
Across Boundaries, 2009
https://static1.squarespace.com/static/535010aee4b02e8e0e0eb13b/t/5d711255cb38ee0001d3d8eb/1567691354015/How+We+Do+It+Manual.pdf


Black Experiences in Health Care Symposium Report
Sinai Health System, 2020
https://www.mountsinai.on.ca/about_us/health-equity/pdfs/SHS-BEHC-report-FINAL-aoda-final.pdf


Health and Health Care Implications of Systemic Racism on Indigenous Peoples in Canada
Indigenous Health Working Group, College of Family Physicians of Canada, 2016
https://portal.cfpc.ca/ResourcesDocs/uploadedFiles/Resources/_PDFs/SystemicRacism_ENG.pdf

Racism and health: evidence and needed research.
Williams, D. R., Lawrence, J. A., & Davis, B. A. (2019). Annual review of public health, 40, 105-125.
https://www.annualreviews.org/doi/abs/10.1146/annurev-publhealth-040218-043750


Let’s Talk: Racism and Health Equity (Rev. ed.).
National Collaborating Centre for Determinants of Health, St. Francis Xavier University, 2018.
http://nccdh.ca/images/uploads/comments/Lets-Talk-Racism-and-Health-Equity-EN.pdf


Rethinking the Definition of Institutional Racism
Kwame McKenzie, The Wellesley Institute, 2017
https://www.wellesleyinstitute.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/05/Rethinking-the-Definition-of-Institutional-Racism.pdf


Reducing racial inequities in health: Using what we already know to take action.
Williams, D. R., & Cooper, L. A. (2019). International journal of environmental research and public health, 16(4), 606.
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6406315/


Colour Coded Health Care: The Impact of Race and Racism on Canadians’ Health
Sheryl Nestel PhD
https://www.wellesleyinstitute.com/wp-content/uploads/2012/02/Colour-Coded-Health-Care-Sheryl-Nestel.pdf


‘It has eaten a hole in my heart’: Indigenous nurses call out systemic racism with life-or-death consequences
The Current, CBC Radio, August 29, 2018
https://www.cbc.ca/radio/thecurrent/it-has-eaten-a-hole-in-my-heart-indigenous-nurses-call-out-systemic-racism-with-life-or-death-consequences-1.4558954

 

BOOKS

Anti-racist Health Care Practice
Elizabeth Anne McGibbon, Josephine B. Etowa
Canadian Scholars’ Press, 2009
https://books.google.ca/books?id=jzSIEWNRouQC&lpg=PP1&pg=PP1#v=onepage&q&f=false


Structures of Indifference: An Indigenous Life and Death in a Canadian City
Mary Jane Logan McCallum, Adele Perry, Univ. of Manitoba Press, Sep. 7, 2018
https://uofmpress.ca/books/detail/structures-of-indifference


Race and Well-Being: The Lives, Hopes and Activism of African Canadians
A Benjamin, D Este, C James, B Lloyd, W T Bernard and T Turner. Fernwood Publishing, 2010
https://fernwoodpublishing.ca/book/race-and-well-being


Separate Beds: A History of Indian Hospitals in Canada, 1920s-1980s
Maureen K. Lux University of Toronto Press, 2016
https://books.google.ca/books?id=o9gQDAAAQBAJ&printsec=frontcover#v=onepage&q&f=false


Medicine Unbundled: A Journey through the Minefields of Indigenous Health Care
Gary Geddes, Heritage House Publishing Co, 2017
https://books.google.ca/books?id=kWliDgAAQBAJ&lpg=PP1&pg=PP1#v=onepage&q&f=false


Oppression: A Social Determinant of Health
Elizabeth McGibbon, Ed. Fernwood Publishing, 2012
https://fernwoodpublishing.ca/book/oppression

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