Kaggutiq Inuit Cancer Glossary

Pauktuutit Inuit Women of Canada is developing culturally appropriate cancer awareness tools and a toolkit to support community health representatives (CHRs) and health care providers working with Inuit cancer patients. Pauktuutit held a terminology forum with experts to develop an Inuktitut glossary of cancer-related terms to contribute to effective knowledge exchange of cancer information across the four Inuit regions of Canada.

If you are a CancerCare Manitoba or Community Cancer Program staff person, there is additional information that may be of use through the CCMB Underserved Populations Program Sharepoint . If you are having difficulty accessing the link, please be in touch at changingthepath@cancercare.mb.ca or call the toll-free number 1-855-881-4395.