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Black History Month: Resources

Guide Development

This guide was developed in collaboration with NOSM University's Equity and Inclusion Unit.

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Black History Month

Each February Black History Month takes place in Canada honouring the legacy of Black people in Canada. 

For more information visit the Government of Canada

See below a video on what Black History Month means to Ontarion doctors, produced by the Ontario Medical Association (OMA), and featuring Northern Ontario family physician Dr. Chiebere Ogbuneke. 

Black Physicians in History

Contemporary Canadian Literature

Journal Articles

Are you a NOSM U member? Register for a RefWorks account with your NOSM U email. RefWorks will provide you with direct links to the articles included here when available.