A Night with Dr. James Makokis: Two-Spirit Resilience and Decolonizing Medicine

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Community:Peterborough
Location:Trent University, Wenjack Theatre, OC 101.2
Address:Wenjack Theatre, OC 101.2, Trent University, 1600 W Bank Dr Peterborough Map
Start date:January 24, 2020
Time:07:00 PM – 09:00 PM

Trent University and the Provost Lecture Series on Reconciliation present 'A Night with Dr. James Makokis: Two-Spirit Resilience and Decolonizing Medicine'. Dr. Makokis is a two-spirit physician from Saddle Lake Cree Nation who specializes in transgender care, and winner of season 7 of The Amazing Race Canada. Dr. Makokis and his husband are currently spearheading a fundraising campaign to build a healing lodge in Kehewin Cree Nation, where Dr. Makokis works. Tickets to this event are free for Trent students and $12.50 for community members. They can be reserved and purchased at www.trentu.ca/makokis.