Cree medical lexicon for genetic screening

Tue, 05/26/2015 - 14:15 -- Tracy Wysote
TitleCree medical lexicon for genetic screening
Publication TypeHealth Promotion
Year of Publication2007
Corporate AuthorsCree Board of Health and Social Services of James Bay(CBHSSJB)

This Cree Medical Lexicon is for the Eeyou Awaash Foundation and comes out of the Cree Medical Terminology Workshop held in Chisasibi in March 2007. This workshop was attened by Helene Denoncourt, Brian Webb (Translator) Emily Sam (CHR at that time), Lily Napash along with the Elder, the late William Ratt. This lexicon provides Northern and Southern Cree roman/syllabics for genetic screening.

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