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1st Annual National Native Health Research Training Conference

September 18 - 20, 2017


In 2017, the Indian Health Service (IHS) launched the National Native Health Research Training Initiative (NNHRTI) to promote Tribally-driven research activity through educational and training opportunities, including the first of five annual conferences that will build capacity and disseminate new and best practices for American Indian and Alaska Native (AI/AN) health research. The American Indian Higher Education Consortium (AIHEC), the American Indian Science and Engineering Society (AISES), and the Native Research Network are pleased to announce the 1st annual National Native Health Research Training (NNHRT) Conference sponsored by the Indian Health Service (IHS).

Conference Theme: Healing Ourselves: Cultural- and Traditional Medicine-based Approaches to Sustainable Health 

Conference Tracks: Biomedical & Clinical Systems & Research; Injury Prevention; Native Men's Health; Traditional Medicine; Traditional Ecological Knowledge/Environmental Health

Event Sponsor: IHS

Who Should Attend: Researchers from all organizational and institutional types; health service providers, governmental agencies, Tribal Colleges and Universities and other institutions of higher education; new scholars and members of AI/AN Tribes and other Indigenous populations interested in creating and engaging with a community of scholars through participation in the annual NNHRT conference.

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Colorado Convention Center
700 14th Street
Denver CO 80202

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Holiday Inn Express Denver Downtown
401 17th St.
Denver CO 80202

Phone: 303-296-0400

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Hotel Discount Code: NN Health Research Training or Code A12

Contact Info

Yvonne Davis