Bukola Salami (October 22)

RN, BScN, MN, PhD, University of Alberta

Presenting on: Friday, October 22, 2021

 Session Title: Participant on the Racism Panel

Speaker Biography: Dr Bukola Salami is an Associate Professor at the Faculty of Nursing, University of Alberta. Her research program focuses on policies and practices shaping migrants health, including mental health of immigrants. She is involved in several community volunteer initiatives including serving as on  the Public Health Agency of Canada Working Group on the Mental Health of Black Canadian and the Bell Lets Talk Funding advisory committee. In 2020, she became a recipient of the Sigma Theta Tau International Honor Society International Nurse Researcher Hall of Fame, the highest research award in nursing. In 2021, she was selected as a Fellow of the Canadian Academy of Nursing.