NIH American Indian / Alaska Native Health Communications and Information Work Group

NIH American Indian / Alaska Native Health Communications and Information Work Group

January 14, 2015

About the Trans-NIH AI/AN Health Communications & Information Work Group

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Formed in 2005, the Trans-NIH AI/AN Health Communications and Information Work Group provides a forum for health education and communications staff from National Institutes of Health (NIH) Institutes, Centers, and Offices to share strategies and effective communication approaches to develop and disseminate health information to American Indian and Alaska Native communities.Read more...

Past Workshops

Healing Our Community through Narrative: The Power of Storytelling

  • November 12, 2014 “IndiVisible: African-Native American Lives in the Americas”
    Dr. Gabrielle Tayac, National Museum of the American Indian
    Videocast
    Article
  • April 3, 2014
    Dr. Dawn Satterfield, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
    Dr. Lawrence Agodoa, National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases
    Videocast
  • November 14, 2013
    Dr. Ted Mala, Director of Tribal Relations, Southcentral Foundation
    Brenda Manuelito and Carmella Rodriguez, nDigidreams, LLC
  • Videocast
  • Article

Native American Elders: Fostering Interagency Collaborations to Support Effective Outreach

(December 17, 2012)

Reaching Out to Urban Indians: Best Practices in Communications and Partnerships Workshop

(November 16, 2011)

Creating Connections: Building Partnerships Between IHS and NIH

(November 8, 2010)

Creating Collaborations: Partnering with Community Health Representatives for Health Research and Education

(May 12, 2009)

A Joint Meeting of the Diabetes Mellitus Interagency Coordinating Committee (DMICC) and the NIH American Indian/Alaska Native Health Communications Work Group: American Indians, Alaska Natives, and Federal Programs

(June 29, 2007)

The NIH American Indian / Alaska Native Health Communications Work Group "Cultural Competency Strategies for Indigenous Health... A Dakota Perspective"

(November 1, 2006)

Reports and Resources

Outreach