Empowering and Advancing Health Through Equity, Policy, Engagement and Community-First   Approach

At DiversityTalk, we believe in creating a more equitable and accessible healthcare system for all. Our team of experts specializes in health policy and equity projects, working tirelessly to advance health equity through innovative solutions and community engagement. From policy analysis to community outreach, we are committed to making a positive impact in the lives of individuals and communities. Join us in our mission to build a brighter, healthier future for all.

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Empowering Your Success with Expert Solutions

DiversityTalk is a premier consulting firm offering a range of customized services to help organizations achieve their goals. From strategy development to implementation, our team of experts will work closely with you to design and execute effective solutions. With a focus on quality and results, we’re dedicated to helping you succeed. Contact us today to learn more about our consulting services!


Building a Better World Through Advocacy and Engagement:

DiversityTalk is dedicated to empowering communities and creating positive change through advocacy and engagement services. Our team of experienced professionals is committed to working with organizations and individuals to promote their cause and achieve their goals. From grassroots organizing to policy analysis, we’re here to make your voice heard. Join us in our mission to create a better world!

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Ika Washington

Ika Washington founded DiversityTalk intending to create a platform and consultancy that can work with organizations and corporations to engage with marginalized and underrepresented groups within the health and social service space. 
Ika Washington is a public health professional specializing in health policy and equity. She is passionate about best engagement practices, building meaningful partnerships, programs and services to improve the complex social and health problems impacting communities. Equipped with a diverse experience, including governance and regulatory affairs, policy development and implementation, health research design, and project management, coupled with an M.Sc focusing on social science and a progressive Ph.D. in Health Policy and Equity,  Ika thrives on being solution-based to improve spaces for marginalized groups and improve business designs. 
Ika’s work experience includes working as a Policy Analyst and Program Specialist at Health Canada and Regional Lead for an Indigenous Health Authority serving over 31 First Nations communities in Ontario. In leading the stage as a global speaker, she has been featured in Leafly, Globe and Mail, The Green Room, GrowOp, Postmedia, and guested on various podcasts and documentaries.
Ph.D in Health Policy & Equity – York University (progressive) 
M.Sc. in Social Science – University of Southampton (UK)
B.Sc. in Biology (Ecosystem & Health) – Western University