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  • Sherri di Lallo:  A guiding light for Indigenous families

    Sherri di Lallo: A guiding light for Indigenous families

    A life influenced by tragedy, Sherri di Lallo has used her painful memories to make a difference in the world by working...

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  • Field and stream: Linda Humphreys loves horses and fishing

    Field and stream: Linda Humphreys loves horses and fishing

    RhPAP Director, Linda Humphreys, loves horses. Most of all, she loves a horse named Bentley. Today, Bentley is retired. On most days,...

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  • Saluting RhPAP’s rural physician leaders: Dr. Rob Warren

    Saluting RhPAP’s rural physician leaders: Dr. Rob Warren

    Twelve years ago, Dr. Rob Warren found himself at a career crossroads.  After five years of practising law, Dr. Warren, tired of the daily grind,...

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  • Saluting RhPAP’s rural physician leaders: Dr. Gavin Parker

    Saluting RhPAP’s rural physician leaders: Dr. Gavin Parker

    Dr. Gavin Parker’s introduction to RhPAP came very early in his medical career. The Winnipeg native was studying medicine at the University...

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  • Saluting RhPAP’s rural physician leaders: Dr. John Gillett

    Saluting RhPAP’s rural physician leaders: Dr. John Gillett

    20 years ago, Dr. John Gillett came to Grande Cache from South Africa, with a short stint in Regina on the way....

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  • Saluting RhPAP’s rural physician leaders: Dr. Bert Reitsma of Coleman

    Saluting RhPAP’s rural physician leaders: Dr. Bert Reitsma of Coleman

    Founded as the Rural Physician Action Plan in 1991, the Rural Health Professions Action Plan (RhPAP) initially served as a support program...

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