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Joint SAMHSA TTAC & IHS NTAC Meeting - August 3, 2021

August 3 , 2021


Joint Meeting - SAMHSA Tribal Technical Advisory Committee (TTAC) |IHS National Tribal Advisory Committee (NTAC) on Behavioral Health

Agenda:  Tuesday, August 3, 2021 - 1:00 – 5:00 pm Eastern

  • 1:00 pm ET Welcome, Blessing, and Call to Order

Joe Garcia and Juana Majel-Dixon, TTAC Chairs

  • 1:15 pm ET Leadership Welcome

Dr. Miriam Delphin-Rittmon, Assistant Secretary for Mental Health and Substance Use

Elizabeth Fowler, Indian Health Service (IHS) Acting Director

  • Roll Call and Attendee Introductions

Joe Garcia and Juana Majel-Dixon, TTAC Chairs

  • Meeting Expectations and Review of Meeting Agenda

Don Lyons, Meeting Facilitator

  • Updates and Presentations

Kim Beniquez, Interim Director, Office of Tribal Affairs and Policy (OTAP), SAMHSA

Dr. Glorinda Segay, Director, Division of Behavioral Health, IHS

  • 2:15 pm ET Break
  • 2:30 pm ET 9-8-8 Presentation and Discussion

Vibrant Emotional Health, Shari Sinwelski, Vice President of National Networks

Alana Leviton, Director of Special Programs

Pam End of Horn, IHS

  • 3:00 pm ET Gathering of Native Americans (GONA) Training Overview
  • TTAC NTAC Discussion Topic Priorities Review

Don Lyons, Meeting Facilitator

  • 5:00 pm ET Review Day 2 Agenda, Adjournment for the Day

Contact Info

Benjamin Smith
(301) 443-1083