Alaska Native Epidemiology Center (ANEC)
ANEC is part of ANTHC’s Division of Community Health Services and one of twelve Tribal Epidemiology Centers established by the Indian Health Service. We assist the National IHS Epidemiology Program in improving the health of Alaska Natives and American Indians. We have four core objectives: Data Sharing; Technical Assistance; Disease Prevention; and Surveillance.
To contribute to the wellness of Alaska Native people by monitoring and reporting on health data, providing technical assistance and supporting initiatives that promote health.
Our Programs & Projects:
We engage in a wide array of programs and projects within our core objectives. Our stakeholders include Tribal Health Organizations, the Tribal Health System, other national epidemiology centers, State and Federal agencies, and more.
ANEC Success Story – Healthy Portraits
ANEC Success Story – Play Every Day
ANEC Success Story – Teach-Back Training
ANEC Success Story – Alaska Native Tumor Registry
12 Tribal Epidemiology Centers