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Graduate Student Position is needed especially for anyone having interest in Exploring the impact of a subsidized food prescription on the health and wellbeing of Indigenous participants with type 2 diabetesTable of Content
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In order to be eligible to apply for the scholarship, applicants must:
a responsible student (ideally a NUFS graduate) interested in the project
with a GPA of 3.7 or higher.
A subgroup of Indigende persistent hyperglycemia. A subgroup of Indigenous participants will be included in the RCT. Outcome measures in RCTs tend to reflect dominant western social norms, values, and meanings of health.
These measures align with only a small, and specifically framed, part of the reality of Indigenous Peoples, their health and wellbeing, and their worldview. The All My Relations project seeks to give voice to Indigenous participants in the Healthy Food RX RCT and qualitatively explore their experiences of the intervention and their perceptions of its impact on their health and wellbeing.
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