External review on forced sterilization at Saskatoon hospitals “underfunded” says survivor

A Saskatchewan woman at the centre of a forced sterilization scandal says an external review launched by health region officials is not properly resourced and lacks the time required to conduct a thorough investigation into systemic racism in healthcare.

Video Journalist

Cullen Crozier is a video journalist and documentary producer with APTN Investigates. He is Gwich’in, Dene and Métis based out of his home community of Somba K’e, Denendeh (Yellowknife, N.W.T.). Cullen’s work focuses on injustices facing Indigenous people in Canada. He has reported on the forced sterilization of Indigenous women in Saskatchewan, the forgotten residential school survivors of Newfoundland and Labrador and the ongoing child welfare crisis in Ontario.

His documentaries have been recognized by the Michener Foundation, the Canadian Association of Journalists, Amnesty International, the Sidney Hillman Foundation, the Native American Journalists Association and the Academy of Canadian Cinema & Television.