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Tuesday, June 28 • 2:00pm - 3:15pm
Workshop - Tribal College Connections: AHEC and TCU Partnerships to Diversify the Healthcare Workforce

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AHECs and Tribal Colleges are both underrated organizations who often miss the spotlight in their efforts to promote higher education and training to underserved populations. However, joining forces, these organizations are able to work in unison, creating culturally relevant programming designed to support American Indian and Alaska Native students throughout their journey into the healthcare field. This presentation will encourage and support AHECs in developing partnerships with TCUs.

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Gloria T. Burnett

Director, Alaska's AHEC Program
I have been working with the Alaska AHEC Program for the past 8 years, first as the NW AHEC Director in Barrow and most recently as the Alaska AHEC Program Office Director. I have a great deal of experience with HCPP programming and specifically working with tribal populations.
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Amanda Sialofi

Director, Ilisagvik College/Alaska AHEC
Amanda Sialofi – directs the Alaska Northwest AHEC center located in Barrow, the northernmost city in the United States.  She works diligently on building relationships and expanding job shadow and clinical rotation opportunities with health entities in her regions.  She promotes... Read More →

Tuesday June 28, 2016 2:00pm - 3:15pm CDT
Meeting Room 4

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