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American Indians Accessing Health Professions Workshop

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Sponsor
Association of American Indian Physicians
Deadlines
Jul 28, 2017
Contact

Gary Lankford
405.946.7072
glankford@aaip.org

Purpose

The American Indians Accessing Health Professions Workshop is designed to encourage more American Indian students to pursue health professions. The workshop will take place August 18-19, 2017 at the University of California Los Angeles.

Workshop topics and activities include:

  • Healthcare disparities in American Indian populations
  • How to pay for health professions education
  • Study skills and test taking strategies
  • American Indian culture and the culture of medicine
  • Clinical simulations
  • Networking with American Indian physicians, admissions staff, and health professions students
  • Small group advising sessions
Eligibility

The program is open to any currently enrolled college student with 6 or more credits who is of American Indian/American Native background.

Geographic coverage
Nationwide
Amount of funding

There is no charge to participants. All travel, food, and program expenses are covered.

Application process

Completed application forms and required attachments may be emailed to Gary Lankford or mailed to:

Association of American Indian Physicians
Attn. Student Programs – AIAHP
1225 Sovereign Row, Suite 103
Oklahoma City, OK 73108

Tagged as
American Indians, Alaska Natives, and Native Hawaiians · Health workforce pipeline



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