Dr. Jaime Cidro, PhD, MDP, BA
Dr. Cidro works mainly in the area of social determinants of health in Indigenous communities. Her work extends to both northern communities as well as urban communities. She is the recent recipient of a CIHR Operating Grant which is exploring the feasibility of repatriating birthing in a northern remote First Nations community. In addition she is doing work in Winnipeg on access to cultural food, Indigenous food sovereignty and food security. She is the Associate Director of the Prairie Research Centre of the Urban Aboriginal Knowledge Network, a SSHRC funded project. Her teaching includes applied anthropology, ethnographic field methods, and medical anthropology. She also teaches in the Master's of Development Practice Indigenous Focus program at the University of Winnipeg