Sampling Continues
April - June 2018
Who can participate?
  • Anyone who has lived in Yellowknife, Ndilo or Dettah for the past 12 months.
  • Anyone from 3 to 79 years old, and Elders.
To perticipate contact:

Yellowknife residents (random & volunteers):
Stacey/Carine at (867) 445-1574
Renata at

Yellowknives Dene First Nation:
Elizabeth Liske at (867) 766-3496

North Slave Metis Alliance:
Nicole Goodman at (867) 873-6762

News & Events archive

A total of 898 people from Yellowknife, Ndilo and Dettah participated in the arsenic study in the fall 2017. Laboratory analysis of urine and toenail clippings continues to take place at University of Ottawa. Participants will receive their results in a personal letter in September 2018!
Contact Us details
Renata Rosol
Project Coordinator
University of Ottawa
Ottawa, ON
Phone: (613) 325-9080

Presentation given to the North Slave Métis Alliance in Yellowknife on April 26, 2017
Presentation given to Yellowknife residents on April 27, 2017
Presentation given to Yellowknives Dene First Nation in Dettah, on April 27, 2017