Andrew Bresnahan, MD, MSc, MPH, FRCGS
Andrew is a physician and anthropologist based in Labrador, Canada.
An explorer and visual storyteller, Andrew's work brings him from rural and remote northern clinics to the communities and wild backcountry of the circumpolar world.
Andrew was born in Nunatsiavut, on the north coast of Labrador, where he learned and practiced as a resident physician. He did his anthropological fieldwork on social determinants of health in the Inuvialuit Settlement Region, and currently works with the expedition teams of Adventure Canada and Students On Ice.
A Fellow of the Royal Canadian Geographical Society and the Explorers Club of New York, Andrew has worked as a physician and anthropologist throughout Inuit Nunaat, from Greenland and Nunatsiavut across Nunavut to the western Arctic. An avid skier, climber, paddler, and outdoor educator, Andrew is at home on Canada’s north coast.