Tracey has been working for and with Indigenous communities nationally and internationally on community-led, culturally-grounded, and policy-relevant research, ranging from HIV and STBBIs, mental health, cultural safety, and harm reduction for the past 15 years. Tracey has recently completed a CIHR Postdoctoral Fellowship at the School of Public Health and Social Policy, University of Victoria, where she co-led Visioning Health II, an innovative strengths-based Indigenous health intervention project for HIV-positive Indigenous women. She has a PhD in Population Health from the University of Ottawa and an MA in Cultural Anthropology from Carleton University. Tracey is a Settler-Canadian, born and raised in Northern Ontario, but she is grateful to live, work, and play in the unceded and unsurrendered Algonquin territory we call Ottawa. Tracey is currently the Science Advisor for the Canadian Institutes of Health Research – Institute of Indigenous Peoples Health.