Jaris Swidrovich - Truth and ReconciliationLIVE
Dr. Jaris Swidrovich Presents on the history of colonization, Two Spirit Indigenous experiences, and Reconciliation. Audience members will walk away with a deeper understanding of Indigenous people and have tangible “to-do” lists for further learning and reconciliation.
Dr. Jaris Swidrovich (he/him) is a
Two Spirit and Queer Saulteaux First Nations and Ukrainian man from Yellow
Quill First Nation. With a Bachelor of Science in Pharmacy (2010) from the University
of Saskatchewan, a Doctor of Pharmacy (PharmD) from the University of Toronto,
and as a PhD candidate in Education at the University of Saskatchewan, Dr.
Swidrovich has practiced as a pharmacist and educator for the past decade. Dr.
Swidrovich is Canada’s first self-identified First Nations Doctor of Pharmacy
and the first and only Indigenous faculty member in pharmacy in Canada.