Inuvialuit Settlement Region (ISR) H.pylori Project

ISR H. pylori Project Progress Report (link)

Project components:

  • Community screening and surveys
  • Endoscopy
  • Treatment
  • Policy development
  • Knowledge exchange


Date Event
January 2010 Inuvialuit Regional Corporation (IRC) requested expansion of research to five other Inuvialuit Settlement Region (ISR) communities
January 2010 to February 2011 Development of a Memorandum of Agreement between the IRC and University of Alberta
February 2011 Memorandum of Agreement finalized
February to March 2011 Breath tests and surveys components initiated
March to April 2012 Breath tests and surveys components wound up
August 2012 Treatment component initiated
March 2013 Endoscopy component initiated
May 2013 Pathology component initiated and results reported to participants
Ongoing Short-term treatment follow-up
Research results reported to community 
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