Indigenous Health & Well-being Initiative

Chantelle Richmond - Publications

Published Refereed Papers (* indicates student)

Richmond C.A.M., Smith, D. and The Wabano Centre for Aboriginal Health (2012) Sense of Belonging in the Urban School Environments of Aboriginal Youth. International Indigenous Policy Journal, 3 (1).

Finkelstein S*., Forbes D., Richmond C.A.M. (2012) Formal Dementia Care among First Nations in Southwestern Ontario. , in the Canadian Journal on Aging, 30 (3).

Kulmann, K.A.*, Richmond C.A.M. (2011). Addressing the persistence of Tuberculosis Among the Canadian Inuit Population: The need for a social determinants of health framework. International Indigenous Policy Journal.

Zhou, AW*, Boshart, S, Seelisch, J, Eshaghian, R, McLeod, R, Nisker, J, Richmond, C.A.M, Howard, JM. (2011). Efficacy of a 3-hour Aboriginal health teaching in the medical curriculum: Are we changing student knowledge and attitudes? Health Education Journal.

Richmond, C.A.M. (2009) The social determinants of Inuit health: A focus on social support in the Canadian Arctic. International Journal of Circumpolar Health, 68 (5): 471-487.

Richmond, C.A.M., Ross, N.A. (2009) The determinants of First Nation and Inuit health: A critical population health approach. Health & Place, 15:403–411.

Richmond C. (2008) Explaining the paradox of health and social support among Aboriginal Canadians. Canadian Issues, Winter: 65-71.

Richmond C.A.M., Ross NA. (2008) Social support, material circumstance and health behaviour: Influences on health in First Nation and Inuit Communities of Canada. Social Science & Medicine, 67: 1423–1433.

Richmond C, Ross NA, Egeland GM. (2007) Societal resources and thriving health: A new approach for understanding the health of Indigenous Canadians. American Journal of Public Health, 97 (10): 1827-1833.

Richmond C. (2007) Narratives of Social Support and Health in Aboriginal Communities. Canadian Journal of Public Health, 98 (4): 347-51.

Frohlich K, Ross NA, Richmond C. (2006) Health disparities in Canada today: Some evidence and a theoretical framework. Health Policy, 79 (2-3): 132-143.

Richmond C, Elliott SJ, Mathews R, Elliott B. (2005) The political ecology of health: Perceptions of environment, economy, health and well-being among 'Namgis First Nation. Health & Place, 11(4): 349-365.

Published Contributions to Collective Works and Book Chapters (* indicates student)

Wilson K., Richmond C.A.M, Snyder M (Forthcoming). Indigenous Health. Encyclopaedia of Health, Illness, Behaviour and Society. Wiley-Blackwell.

Richmond C., Wilson, K (2011). “La santé de gens Indigènes,” pages 63-80 dans Santé et Géographie, Nouveaux Regards, 320 pp par Sébastien Fleuret et Anne-Cécile Hoyez

Richmond C., Big-Canoe K*. (2010). The social determinants of Aboriginal health: Defining a research Agenda for Canada’s Urban Population. In White, Jerry, Julie Peters, Dan Beavon and Peter Dinsdale. (April 2010). Aboriginal Policy Research: Urban Perspectives, Toronto: Thompson Educational Publishing.

Beavon D., Richmond C., Dockstator, M. (2010) Editorial: One Path, Many Directions: The Complex and Diverse Nature of Contemporary Aboriginal Reality. Canadian Diversity.

Wilson K, Richmond C. (2009) Indigenous Health and Medicine. In Rob Kitchin and Nigel Thrift (eds) International Encyclopedia of Human Geography. Oxford: Elsevier Limited.

Richmond C, Ross NA, Bernier J. (2007) Exploring Indigenous concepts of health: The Dimensions of Métis and Inuit Health. In White, Jerry, Dan Beavon, Susan Wingert and Paul Maxim (eds). Aboriginal Policy Research: Directions and Outcomes Volume 4. Toronto: Thompson Educational Publishing, pp 3-13.

Invited Contributions

Richmond, C. (2009) Environmental Dispossession and It’s Meaning for the Health of First Nation and Inuit Communities. First Nations and Inuit Health Branch, Health Canada.

Richmond, C. (2006) The Contribution of the Geographer for Understanding Aboriginal health. Institute of Population and Public Health POP News, Issue 11;

Reports Produced for the Government

Richmond C. (2008) Determinants of tangible support among Inuit in the Arctic Regions of Canada. A Technical Report submitted to the Strategic Research and Analysis Directorate (Indian and Northern Affairs Canada).

Richmond C, Ross NA. (2007). Leading Causes of Mortality in the Inuit- Inhabited Areas of Canada: 1994-1998. A Technical Report submitted to the Horizons Program on Aboriginal Issues.