42nd Annual Meeting Conference Presentations

Below you will find the presentations for the 42nd AAIP Annual Meeting and Health Conference which took place August 1-4, 2013 in Santa Clara, CA. Presentations are listed in the order they were given. Please click on the link below the presentation title to access the presentation file.


Thursday, August 1, 2013

12:45 pm – 1:45 pm Health Governance in British Columbia: A Tripartite Agreement with First Nations at the Fore
Dr. Evan Adams-8.1.13

1:45 pm – 2:45 pm Improving American Indian/Alaska Native Health: Research and Volunteerism
Dr. Tom Sequist-8.1.13

3:00 pm – 4:00 pm Fragility Fractures: A Primer

4:00 pm – 5:00 pm Exercise in Children 2013: How Much is Too Much? How Much is Not Enough?
Dr. Anthony Luke-8.1.13


Friday, August 2, 2013

8:00 am – 9:00 am The Canadian Perspective: Current Trends and Future Directions to Improve Health in Aboriginal Communities
Dr. Darlene Kitty-8.2.13

9:00 am – 10:00 am Indian Health Service Update
Dr. Yvette Roubideaux-8.2.13

10:15 am – 11:15 am Addressing Child Health Disparities: Challenges and Opportunities in the Age of Health Reform
Dr. Lee Sanders-8.2.13

11:15 am – 12:15 pm What Works in Obesity and Chronic Disease Prevention with American Indian Families
Dr. Alexandra Adams-8.2.13

12:15 pm – 1:30 pm Healthy Life Steps for the Long Run
Dr. Jeremy Lazarus-8.2.13

1:30 pm – 2:30 pm Understanding AI/AN Behavioral Health: Challenges and Solutions
Dr. R. Dale Walker-8.2.13

3:00 pm – 4:00 pm Applying for NIH Funding Announcements
Dr. Shobha Srinivasan-8.2.13

3:00 pm – 4:00 pm New Diabetes Treatment Targets: One Size No Longer Fits All
Dr. Ann Bullock-8.2.13

3:00 pm – 4:00 pm The Utilization of Circle of Life(TM) to Promote Chronic Disease Prevention and Healthy Lifestyles Among American Indians
Octavia Vogel-8.2.13

3:00 pm – 4:00 pm Exercise Guidelines for Overweight and Obese Patients
Dr. Maile Jachowski-8.2.13


Saturday, August 3, 2013

9:00 am – 10:00 am Changing the Profile of Native Health Research: Problems and Solutions
Dr. Dedra Buchwald-8.3.13

10:15 am – 11:15 am Health and Health Care in Uganda: We’re All in the Same Boat
Molly Cooke-8.3.13

11:15 am – 12:15 pm Special Diabetes Program for Indians: Power and Promise of Evidence-Based Practice
Dr. Spero Manson-8.3.13

1:30 pm – 2:30 pm Creating an Inclusive Culture for Native Communities in Academic Medicine
Dr. Marc Nivet-8.3.13

2:45 pm – 3:45 pm The Latest on Healthy Weight Loss and Fad Diets
Alvina Begay-8.3.13

2:45 pm – 3:45 pm Increasing Mammography Screening Among AI/AN Women
Dr. Marlene Von Friederichs-Fitzwater-8.3.13

2:45 pm – 3:45 pm Educating Health Care Providers Regarding Emergency Preparedness

2:45 pm – 3:45 pm Ensuring Diabetes Translation Research Makes a Difference in Native Communities
Dr. Malia Villegas-8.3.13

3:45 pm – 4:45 pm Enhancing Native American Presence in the Academic Medicine Workforce: Data, Research and Effective Practices
Sanchez, Hunter, Stern-8.3.13

3:45 pm – 4:45 pm The Facts and Fallacies of Physical Fitness, Activity and Health
Donna Tallbear-8.3.13

3:45 pm – 4:45 pm GO the EXTRA MILE Initiative: Fostering Healthy Workplaces in Indian Country

3:45 pm – 4:45 pm Holistic Diversity Through Culture


Sunday, August 4, 2013

8:00 am – 9:00 am The Role of Culture in Medicine
Dr. Larry Murillo-8.4.13

9:00 am – 10:00 am Building Resiliency: Promoting Indigenous Knowledge and Inspiring Indigenous Scholarship and Leadership
Dr. Teshia Solomon-8.4.13

10:15 am – 11:15 am Healing Properties of Native Communities

11:15 am – 12:15 pm Using Community-Based Participatory Research to Address Disparities in Obesity and Diabetes Among American Indians: A Focus on the Partnership Development Process

12:15 pm – 1:15 pm Potential for the Affordable Care Act and the Indian Health Care Improvement Act to Reduce Cancer Health Disparities
Dr. Judith Kaur-8.4.13