Margaret Lavallee, Elder
Margaret Lavallee, Traditional Ojibway Ikwe, Elder in Residence and Aboriginal Cultural Specialist for the Centre for Aboriginal Health Education, Section of First Nations, Metis, and Inuit Health in the Rady College of Medicine, University of Manitoba.

Margaret provides programming and support for Indigenous students who are enrolled in the health professional Colleges at the U of M (Medicine, Dentistry, Dental Hygiene, Pharmacy, Nursing, Medical Rehabilitation, and Physician Assistants.

Margaret Lavallee, in her role as Elder, ensures cultural programming is incorporated into all levels of student support at the University of Manitoba in research and education through faculty and curriculum development; student teachings; and personal mentoring in a traditional cultural context.