A Think Tank: Weaving Medicine, Public Health, and Native Amercia

Posted by AAIP News on 02/24/2014

A Think-Tank: Weaving Medicine, Public Health and Native American

March 5-7, 2014

Tuscon, AZ

The Association of American Indian Physicians through our cooperative agreement with the CDC, OSTLTS will sponsor a 3 day think-tank in Tuscon, AZ that will focus on developing a curriculum for a Native Public Health Course(s) for Schools of Medicine. Experts from schools of medicine and the native public health arena will give presentations open to the public on March 5-6. The curriculum development team will meet in a closed session on March 6-7 to begin developing a native public health based curriculum for schools of medicine. For more information on the think-tank contact Teshia Solomon at [email protected]

This think-tank is supported by a Cooperative Agreement #1U38OT000133-01 from the Center for Disease Control and Prevention, Office of State, Tribal, Local, and Territorial Support. Its contents are solely the responsibility of the authors and do not necessarily represent the official views of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.