Who We Are

We are a group of learners, researchers and collaborators from diverse disciplinary backgrounds and experience who are interested in synergistic and creative ways to interrogate the determinants of health disparities in the north and to engage in strengths-based visioning and action to address the revival of health, healing and well-being in northern communities

Sarah de Leeuw

Research Director

Lisa Striegler

HARC Research Manager

Marion Erickson

HARC Research Manager

Laura McNab-Coombs

HARC Indigenous Mentee

Christine AƱonuevo

PhD Student, Health Sciences

Monika Krzywania

PhD student, Health Sciences

Roseann Larstone

HARC contributor, Post-Doc, Northern Health, Indigenous Health

Darian Goldin Stahl

Postdoctoral Researcher and HARC Contributor

Katriona Siloen Auerbach

HARC Research Associate

Kelsey Chamberlin

MA Student, Interdisciplinary Studies

Katya Korol

MA Student, Interdisciplinary Studies

Samantha nitisiyikason ekwa Amiskwaciywaskahikan ohci niya

MD Student & HARC Research Associate

Mei Wen

HARC Collaborator and Resident Physician

Robin Metcalfe

MSW/ NCCIH Practicum Student and Past HARC Contributor

Jessie King, Hadiksm Gaax

Past HARC Collaborator and Assistant Professor in First Nations Studies

Kimberley Thomas

Past HARC Contributer and M.Sc. Student, Health Sciences

Omolara Odulaja

Past HARC Contributor and PhD Student

Vanessa Sloan Morgan

Past HARC Contributor and Postdoctoral Researcher

May Farrales

Past HARC Contributor and Postdoctoral Researcher

Nicole Schafenacker

Past HARC Research Associate, M.A. Student, Interdisciplinary Studies

Makayla Skrlac

Past HARC Contributor

Kendra Mitchell-Foster

Past HARC Collaborator, Postdoctoral Fellow, NMP

Charis Alderfer-Mumma

Past HARC Research Manager

Shelby Loft

Past HARC Research Fellow and PhD Student

Richel Donaldson

Past HARC Contributor and M.A. Student, First Nations Studies

Cat Sivertsen

Past HARC Collaborator

Christine Law

Past HARC Contributor & NMP Student

Annika Klopp

Past HARC Contributor & NMP Graduate

Hilary McGregor

Past HARC Contributor

Janine Reid

Past HARC Contributor & NMP Student

Julia MacDonald

Past HARC Contributor, M.Sc., Community Health

Allison Nakanishi

Past HARC Contributor & NMP Graduate

Melissa Johnson

Past HARC Contributor, M.A. Interdisciplinary Studies

Valerie Ward

Past HARC Contributor, M.Sc., Community Health