COVID-19 Resources

Author: Momtaza Mehri
Anti-racism requires so much more than 'checking your privilege'
Source: The Guardian
Date: July 7 2020
International/provincial/local: International
Topic: Racism

Author: Kathleen Harris
Trudeau announces $9B in financial support for students; critics say pandemic aid must flow faster
Source: CBC News
Date: April 22 2020
International/provincial/local: National
Topic: Politics

 

 Author: Andrew Jack & Jamie Smyth
Coronavirus: universities face a harsh lesson
Source: Financial Times
Date: April 20 2020
International/provincial/local: International
Topic: Universities

 

Author: Brian Ries & Meg Wagner
Universities begin considering the possibility of canceling in-person classes until 2021
Source: CNN
Date: April 15 2020
International/provincial/local: International
Topic: Universities

 

Author: Journal Article Database
COVID-19 related publications
Source: Publons
Date: June 2020
International/provincial/local:
Topic: Journal articles related to COVID

 

 Author: Jon Kamp
Coronavirus Pandemic Complicates Opioid Treatment
Source: The Wall Street Journal
Date: April 7 2020
International/provincial/local: International
Topic: Harm Reduction

 

 

 https://www.versobooks.com/blogs/4651-when-oil-markets-go-viral 
Author: Adam Hanieh
Source: Verso
Date: April 8 2020
International/provincial/local: International
Topic: Politics/economy

 

 Author: Adam Hanieh
This is a Global Pandemic – Let’s Treat it as Such
Source: Verso
Date: March 27 2020
International/provincial/local: International
Topic: Politics

 

 Author: Rachel Bogardus Drew & Ahmad Abu-Khalaf
Linking Housing Challenges and Racial Disparities in Covid-19
Source: Enterprise Community
Date: April 15 2020
International/provincial/local: International
Topic: Race; Housing

 

 Author: Allie Caren & Sarah Hashemi
What it means to be immunocompromised during the coronavirus outbreak
Source: The Washington Post
Date: March 26 2020
International/provincial/local: International
Topic: Health and COVID

 

Author: Joel Achenbach & William Wan
New CDC data shows danger of coronavirus for those with diabetes, heart or lung disease, other chronic conditions
Source: The Washington Post
Date: March 31 2020
International/provincial/local: International
Topic: Health & COVID

 

Author: Gary Kinsman
Some notes on learning from AIDS activism for our responses to the Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic
Source: Europe Solidaire Sans Frontieres
Date: March 18 2020
International/provincial/local: International
Topic: Activism

 

 Author: Isabel Frey
 “Herd Immunity” is Epidemiological Neoliberalism
Source: The Quarantimes
Date: March 19 2020
International/provincial/local: International
Topic: Politics

 

 Author: Steven Thrasher
I Study Prisons and AIDS History. Here’s Why Self-Isolation Really Scares Me.
Source: Slate
Date: March 20 2020
International/provincial/local: International
Topic: Health

 

 Author: Mike Davis
Dig: Mike Davis on Coronavirus Politics
Source: Blubrry: Jacobin Radio (Podcast)
Date: March 20 2020
International/provincial/local:
Topic: Politics

 

 Author: Mike Davis
The Coronavirus Crisis Is a Monster Fueled by Capitalism
Source: In These Times
Date: March 20 2020
International/provincial/local: International
Topic: Politics

 

 Author: Adam Hanieh
Covid-19: Will Big Oil emerge more powerful than ever?
Source: Climate & Capitalism
Date: April 9 2020
International/provincial/local: International
Topic: Politics

 

 Author: Dan Keating & Chiqui Esteban
Covid-19 is rapidly becoming America’s leading cause of death
Source: The Washington Post
Date: April 16 2020
International/provincial/local: International
Topic: Health

 

 Author: Warren Bernauer & Gabrielle Slowey
COVID-19, extractive industries, and indigenous communities in Canada: Notes towards a political economy research agenda
Source: ScienceDirect
Date: June 5 2020
International/provincial/local: National
Topic: Politics

 

 Author: Eric Reguly
Title: With zero pandemic deaths, Vietnam sets the standard for COVID-19 fight
Source: The Globe and Mail
Date: May 27 2020
International/provincial/local: International
Topic: Health

 

 Author: John Riddell
Title: Vietnam Vanquishes the Virus
Source: John Riddell: Marxist Essays and Commentary
Date: May 31 2020
International/provincial/local: International
Topic: Health

 

 Author: Brendan Montague
Title: A virus is haunting Europe - the vector is capitalism
Source: Ecologist
Date: March 18 2020
International/provincial/local: International
Topic: Politics

 

Author: Rob Wallace
Title: COVID-19 and Circuits of Capital
Source: Monthly Review
Date: May 1 2020
International/provincial/local: International
Topic: Politics

 

 Author: Rob Wallace
Capitalist agriculture and Covid-19: A deadly combination
Source: Climate & Capitalism
Date: March 11, 2020
International/provincial/local: International
Topic: Politics

 

Social accountability in Practice

Measuring the outcomes of socially-accountable medical education

Advocacy

Community engagement

Social determinants of health

Allyship, racism, discrimination and marginalization

Cultural safety

Indigenous wellness

Indigenous wellness

Poverty

Health in rural communities

 

Health in global communities

Immigrant/refugee health

Health of francophone populations

The Franco Doc Tool Box. AFMC – a collection of Canadian resources for leaning the medical French you need to improve your language and cultural skills and a database of learning opportunities in French.

Environmental Health

Mental health

  • Mental Health: Screening Tools and Rating Scales (2018). Canadian Paediatric Society – tools to help health care providers recognize and diagnose mental health problems.
  • Child & Youth Mental Health Toolkits. Collaborative Mental Health Care - practical, user-friendly resource for screening, assessment and treatment of child and youth mental health problems commonly presenting in primary care.
  • Opioid Manager (2017). CEP – a clinical tool designed to support primary care providers manage opioid prescriptions for patients across Canada who experience chronic non-cancer pain.
  • Stigma and Mental Illness (2012). MK Health Center and MHCC – innovative video designed to help combat stigma attached to mental illness used to educate health care providers who work with children and youth.

Early childhood development

Gender-based violence