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Indian Health Service The Federal Health Program for American Indians and Alaska Natives

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Office of the Area Director (OAD)

The Office of the Area Director provides overall direction and leadership by encouraging maximum participation by California area tribes in establishing the goals and objectives for the California Area Indian Health Service. This office coordinates activities, resources, pertinent health policy and program management issues, both internal and external, with other federal, state, local and privately funded health care programs.

Scholarship Program

The Indian Health Service conducts three interrelated, competitive scholarship programs including: Health Professions Preparatory Scholarship, Health Professions Pre-graduate Scholarship Program, and Health Professions Scholarship Program. 

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Contact Information - OAD Staff

A staff listing and job functions performed in the Office of the Area Director

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