Training

Training

Alaska Indigenous Research Program

Training

Are you Alaska Native or American Indian and interested in health research? Are you a researcher or public health professional interested in Alaska Native health research? Are you at least 18 years old?

The Alaska Native Tribal Health Consortium (ANTHC) and Alaska Pacific University (APU) invite you to attend up to three weeks of courses held at APU covering:

  • Indigenous and Western research methodologies
  • Community-based participatory research
  • Culturally responsive community engagement and communication
  • Health research ethics
  • Health research and historical trauma

Choose the week(s) that best fits your needs:

  • Week one | May 6-10
    Advanced research courses
  • Week two | May 13-17
    Intermediate research ethics courses
  • Week three | May 20-24
    Introductory research courses

In addition to the three weeks of courses, five-week internships are being offered!

Cost:

  • There is no cost for the three weeks of courses
  • Limited scholarships for travel (including airfare, room and board) are offered
  • Academic credit available and professional development

Registration opens in February!

More Information:
Contact Lauren Smayda at lcsmayda@anthc.org or (907) 729-4551.

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This program is supported by the National Institute Of General Medical Sciences of the National Institutes of Health under Award Number S06GM127911. The content is solely the responsibility of the authors and does not necessarily represent the official views of the National Institutes of Health.

NIHB Health Policy Fellowship

Training

Growing the Next Generation of Indian Health Advocates

 

National Indian Health Board (NIHB) Health Policy Fellows are a diverse group of talented Native youth who are dedicated to making a difference in their communities.

 

Fellows work directly with their Tribal leadership to identify one priority health issue. Then, with the support of program mentors, Fellows learn how to analyze policy in their issue area, create informed recommendations, and advocate for change.

Health Policy Fellows:

  • Learn about the policies that affect the health of Indian people
  • Grow their team-building and leadership skills
  • Educate their Congressional and Tribal leaders on important health issues
  • Learn tips for being effective advocates and community changemakers
  • Present at national conferences and gatherings
  • Contribute to the development of national and Tribal health programs and policies

Applications are due March 30, 2019 by 11:59 p.m.

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StoryCenter Digital Storytelling Workshop: Introduction to Digital Storytelling

Training, Webinar

Join StoryCenter on January 14th, 2019 from 10-11 am Pacific to learn the basics of digital storytelling. This free webinar is the first step of your digital storytelling journey and provides a gateway to further explorations of image, sound, and digital media.

Learn about digital storytelling as a workshop process and media arts practice, StoryCenter’s original digital storytelling methodology, and how digital storytelling can be used in public health.

When: January 14, 2019 from 10-11 a.m. Pacific Time

Register