The R90/NCNM component of the BRIDG program will train postdoctoral researchers who want to learn clinical research in a variety of CIH practices, including naturopathy, Chinese medicine, herbal medicine, nutrition, and mind-body therapies.
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BRIDG assists communities to establish government capacity building within these corporations.
Vern Bachiu, Manager of the BRIDG program, is in charge of ensuring that the program supports the Primrose Resources Corporation in their joint business initiatives.
Under Bachiu's leadership, nearly 20 Aboriginal communities have become members of the BRIDG program.
The purpose of the BRIDG program is to help First Nations and Metis communities get business ready and to actually complete business investment transactions," Bachiu said in an interview with Star Phoenix.
As one of the four pilot projects funded by the government last year to help Aboriginal communities partner with important economic development and energy projects countrywide, BRIDG
can now extend to eight more communities with the new funds.