Cathy Fournier

Cathy Fournier

Cathy is a PhD candidate in the Interdisciplinary PhD program at Dalhousie University. Cathy has worked as a Special Projects Officer, Indigenous Research, Office of the Vice President Research and Innovation at the University of Toronto and currently holds a Post-Doctoral Fellowship, Indigenous Research Network Initiatives, at the Dalla Lana School of Public Health. Over the last 3 years Cathy has also been an Oshkeebewis (ceremonial apprentice and attendant) at an Indigenous women’s healing centre working and is active in the urban Indigenous context in Toronto. Before pursuing a career in academia Cathy was a complementary and alternative health practitioner for over 20 years.

cathy.fournier@utoronto.ca