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The 2nd International Meeting on Indigenous Child Health was held on
April 20-22, 2007 at the Fairmont The Queen Elizabeth in Montreal, Quebec. Nearly 300 child health providers and researchers who work with American Indian, Alaska Native, First Nations, Inuit, and Metis children and families attended this conference. This meeting built upon the successes of the first International Meeting on Inuit and Native American Child Health held on April 29 - May 1, 2005.

General Conference Information
Final On-site Program
Oral Abstracts
Poster Abstracts

Educational Sessions/Handout Materials
(NOTE: Only sessions with handouts are listed. For the complete program, click on link above.)

Hot Topics in Canadian Child Health
Mary Simon (handout)

Obesity/Diabetes Prevention Mini-Plenary
Stephen Ponder, MD, FAAP (handout); Katherine Gray-Donald, PhD, BSc (handout); Charlton Wilson, MD, FACP (handout)

Injury Prevention Mini-Plenary
Ben Hoffman, MD, FAAP (handout); Lynne Warda, MD, PhD, FRCPC (handout)

Culturally Effective Care Mini-Plenary
Lynden (Lindsay) Crowshoe, MD, CCFP; Joycelyn Dorscher, MD; Dale Tallman (handout)

Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorders Mini-Plenary
Sheila Gahagan, MD, MPH, FAAP (handout); Lia Braun (handout) ; Mary Cox-Millar; Ana Hanlon-Dearman, MD, MSc, FRCPC

Oral Health Mini-Plenary
Harry Ames, BA, DDS, FAGD (handout); Tad Mabry, DDS, MS (handout); Steve Holve, MD, FAAP (handout)

Behavioral Health Mini-Plenary
Cindy Blackstock; Judith Stein, RN, MN (handout); Elizabeth Torr, RN, BScN, MSc; Aryeh Levenson, MD (handout)

Traditional Health Panel - Plenary Session
Ted Mala, MD, MPH (handout); Lisa Dolchok; Catherine Cook, MD; Astrid MacNeill

Community Participatory Research Workshop
Ann Macaulay, CM, MD, FCFP (handout); Amelia Tekwatontie McGregor

Model Strategies for Reducing Obesity Workshop
Nancy O'Banion, MS (handout); Leslie Harris; Janis Campbell

Pediatric Psychopharmacology Workshop
Aryeh Levenson, MD (handout)

CAGE - Catch All Glomerulonephritis Early Workshop
Malcolm Ogborn, MBBS, FRACP, FRCPC (handout)

Models for Enhanced Newborn Screening Workshop
Cheryl Greenberg, MD, CM, FRCPD, FCCMG (handout)

An Ecosystemic, Intergenerational and Multidisciplinary Modelling Workshop
Nibisha Sioui (handout); Anik Sioui

Well-Child Care
Bright Futures 2007
Joe Hagan, MD, FAAP (handout)

FASD/Substance Abuse
Implementing a Successful Urban American Intervention in British Columbia First Nations Communities
Joanne Nelson (handout); Lynn Dunford

Community Development/Coalition Building
A Culturally Appropriate National Impact Evaluation for Aboriginal Head Start in Urban and Northern Communities
Lynne Robertson, MEd (handout1) (handout2)

Behavioral/Mental Health
An Approach to Assessing Aboriginal Inner City Children with School Problems
Barbara Fitzgerald, MD, FRCPC (handout)

Funding for this conference was made possible in part by (1 R13 HS016753-01) from the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ). The views expressed in written conference materials or publications and by speakers and moderators do not necessarily reflect the official policies of the Department of Health and Human Services; nor does mention of trade names, commerical practices, or organizations imply endorsement by the U.S. Government.

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