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Announcement: 5-year follow-up study
More information coming soon.
Results Booklets (2023)
Plain-language booklets that show the newest results from the 2017-18 baseline study, including results for health files and genetics.
Job Posting – Research Assistants – Deadline March 9
We are hiring multiple Research Assistants to aid with the upcoming 2023 child and youth resampling. To apply, please email your resume and cover letter directly to Renata Rosol: firstname.lastname@example.org.*DEADLINE EXTENDED*Applications close at…
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Progress Report 2023
This is the third progress report for the Yellowknife Health Effects Monitoring Program (YKHEMP). In this report, you will find: How the study was done New results from toenail and saliva samples…
Arsenic Tips Booklet
Check out this booklet for easy tips to keep your, and your family’s arsenic levels low. Tips include ways to reduce your environmental exposure, and ways to reduce your exposure through food…
Learn about our Community Partners
Our Community Partners Yellowknives Dene First Nation Yellowknives Dene First Nation are descendants of Tetsǫ́t’ıné (“copper or metal people”), the indigenous Chipewyan-related people living around Great Slave Lake and referred to in…
Results Are Here!
Results are here! Curious about the latest arsenic testing results from people in Yellowknife, Ndılǫ and Dettah? Check out our 2021 results brochure summarizing what the study has found to date and our more…
COVID-19 Restrictions Due to COVID-19 restrictions, travel and in-person community meetings have been cancelled as of March 2020. We are committed to resuming all activities when it is safe to do so.…
Results Brochure 2021
This illustrated, plain-language brochure provides information on the YKHEMP study, reasons for the study, results from the 2017-2018 sample collection, and some background on arsenic and Giant Mine.
Progress Report #2 (2020)
This report provides an overview of the YKHEMP 2017-28 sampling project, as well as a description of the results.