Health Literacy in Dentistry and Navajo Nation Community Health Representatives
A commentary about the work of community health representatives (CHRs) toward the improvement of health on the Navajo reservation, including oral health programs. Includes a general overview of CHRs and population health for American Indian/Alaska Native communities and the need for more education for CHRs.
Steven P. Geiermann, Mae-Gilene Begay, Lindsey Robinson, and Sharon Clough
National Academy of Medicine
American Indian or Alaska Native · Health literacy · Oral health