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New Insulin Management Exit Disclaimer: You Are Leaving www.ihs.gov 
Dr. Richard Arakaki
Endocrinologist and Professor Emeritus, University of Hawaii
Clinical Consultant, IHS Division of Diabetes

(Originally presented on 04/20/22.)
New The Developmental Origins of Obesity and Diabetes Exit Disclaimer: You Are Leaving www.ihs.gov 
Jonathan Q. Purnell, MD
Interim Director, Center for Preventive Cardiology
Professor, Department of Medicine
Knight Cardiovascular Institute
Division of Endocrinology, Diabetes, and Clinical Nutrition
Oregon Health & Science University

(Originally presented on 04/13/22.)
New Nutrition for Kidney Health: Preventing and Managing Kidney Disease Exit Disclaimer: You Are Leaving www.ihs.gov 
Maria Kofas, MSPH, RDN, LN
Public Health Nutritionist
Billings Area Telenutrition Program Specialist

(Originally presented on 03/29/22.)
New Food Sovereignty in Indigenous Communities Exit Disclaimer: You Are Leaving www.ihs.gov 
Tonya S. Wapskineh, MPH
Center for Indigenous Health Research and Policy
Oklahoma State University Center for Health Sciences

(Originally presented on 03/23/22.)
New Nutrition, Culture, and Indigenous Foods in Alaska Exit Disclaimer: You Are Leaving www.ihs.gov 
Flora Deacon
Indigenous Chef, Alaska
and
Melissa A. Chlupach, MS, RD, LD
Assistant Professor, Dietetics and Nutrition
University of Alaska Anchorage

(Originally presented on 03/16/22.)
New What Can I Eat? Diabetes Nutrition Education Curriculum for American Indian and Alaska Native Adults with Type 2 Diabetes Exit Disclaimer: You Are Leaving www.ihs.gov 
Sarah Stotz, PhD, MS, RDN, CDE
Research Assistant Professor
Centers for American Indian and Alaska Native Health Colorado School of Public Health

(Originally presented on 03/01/22.)
New Diabetes and Commercial Tobacco Exit Disclaimer: You Are Leaving www.ihs.gov 
Velliyah Craig, RPh, NCPS
Director, Tobacco Cessation Clinic
Phoenix Indian Medical Center

(Originally presented on 02/09/22.)
New Dangerous Liaisons: The Intersection of Diabetes and Hepatitis C Exit Disclaimer: You Are Leaving www.ihs.gov 
Jorge Mera, MD, FACP
Director, Infectious Diseases
Cherokee Nation Health Services

(Originally presented on 01/28/22.)
New Engaging Communities in Type 2 Diabetes Prevention: The National Diabetes Prevention Program (National DPP) Exit Disclaimer: You Are Leaving www.ihs.gov 
Miriam Bell, MPH
Kavitha Muthuswamy, MPH
Larry Alonso, RN, MSN, FNP-BC
Dawn Satterfield, PhD, MSN, RN
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion
Division of Diabetes Translation

(Originally presented on 01/12/22.)
New Present Day Strategies for Supporting Expectant Moms with Diabetes Exit Disclaimer: You Are Leaving www.ihs.gov 
Cassandra Vanderpool, MS, RDN, LD
Extension Diabetes Coordinator
New Mexico State University

(Originally presented on 12/14/21.)
New Update on Obstructive Sleep Apnea (OSA) Exit Disclaimer: You Are Leaving www.ihs.gov 
Anna Miller, MD
ABIM Internal Medicine and Sleep Medicine
Clinical Staff
Cherokee Nation
Tahlequah, OK

(Originally presented on 12/01/21.)