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Who Counts? Racial Misclassification and American Indian/Alaska Natives

Join UIHI for a free webinar on the racial misclassification of American Indians and Alaska Natives in data. Hosted by UIHI Scientific Director, Adrian Dominguez, MS, this webinar will discuss how racial misclassification and limited analysis have excluded American Indian and Alaska Native populations from health assessments and community conversations, and will provide training on ways to improve capturing race of American Indians and Alaska Natives in data.

When: June 14, 2019
Time: 11 a.m. – 12 p.m. PDT

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Cost Principles

Training

This cost principles training workshop will be a follow-up to last year’s Grant Management training workshop and build on our grant management skills. Anyone involved in grant-related financial actions will benefit from this course which will cover cost principles throughout the grants lifecycle, including budget development and review, spending decisions, and site visits and audits.

When:
July 24-25, 2019

Where:
Anchorage, AK

Cost:
$75

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Cost Principles

This cost principles training workshop will be a follow-up to last year’s Grant Management training workshop and build on our grant management skills. Anyone involved in grant-related financial actions will benefit from this course which will cover cost principles throughout the grants lifecycle, including budget development and review, spending decisions, and site visits and audits.

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Communicating Risk, Health & Disease Data

A two-day communication workshop for public health professionals who communicate risk, health, and disease data. This interactive training is designed and tailored to understand different risk perceptions among varying audiences and cultural groups, and hone interpersonal communication skills when meeting with individuals or small groups from the community.

Objectives:

  • Understand different risk perception among different audiences and cultural groups.
  • Identify best practices when developing public materials for cultural groups.
  • Identify best practices in or with small groups comprised of culturally diverse individuals.

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Tribal Management Grant Program

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The purpose of this IHS grant program is to enhance and develop health management infrastructure and assist Tribes/Tribal Organizations (T/TO) in assuming all or part of existing Indian Health Service (IHS) programs, functions, services and activities (PFSA) through a Title I Indian Self-Determination and Education Assistance Act (ISDEAA) contract and assist established Title I ISDEAA contractors and Title V ISDEAA compactors to further develop and improve management capability. In addition, Tribal Management Grants are available to T/TOs under the authority of 25 U.S.C. Section 5322(e) for the following: (1) obtaining technical assistance from providers designated by the T/TO (including T/TOs that operate mature contracts) for the purposes of program planning and evaluation, including the development of any management systems necessary for contract management, and the development of cost allocation plans for indirect cost rates; and (2) planning, designing, monitoring, and evaluating Federal programs serving T/TOs, including Federal administrative functions.

Current Closing Date for Applications: Jul 01, 2019
Estimated Total Program Funding: $2,465,000
Award Ceiling: $150,000
Award Floor: $50,000

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