Title of Presentation: From Policies to Actions: Emerging Solutions in Promoting and Practicing Ethical Research with Indigenous Peoples
Julie Bull is an award-wining Southern Inuk researcher and educator and is a member of NunatuKavut, Labrador, with more than 15 years of experience in community-based research and education with Indigenous communities. She is a Research Methods Specialist at the Centre for Addiction and Mental Health (CAMH) in Toronto and a sessional professor in the Indigenous Studies Program at the University of Toronto. Julie works with communities, researchers, educators, and policy makers to implement wise practices in ethics and engagement with Indigenous Peoples and is an invited lecturer and speaker at many events throughout Canada and around the world. Julie is a Vanier Scholar who is active in both academic and grassroots research ethics initiatives such as a committee member for education and outreach with the Panel on Responsible Conduct of Research and a member of the NunatuKavut Community Council Research Review Committee. She is a mentor in the Indigenous Women in Community Leadership at the Coady International Institute at St. Frances Xavier University and an international council member with the Association of Polar Early Career Scientists (APECS).