Alaska Native Epidemiology Center

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The Alaska Native Epidemiology Center offers training workshops to build skills in core public health competencies. We also organize and sponsor public health conferences in Alaska. We provide experiential learning opportunities for students through internships, practicum placements, and mentorship opportunities.

Upcoming Training & Conferences

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Managing Federal Grants

August 1-3, 2018

This course provides participants with the skills to successfully manage federal grants for both compliance and results. Participants develop a working knowledge of issues that affect day-today operations and management of federal grants.

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Tribal Grant Writing

August 6-8, 2018

This 2.5 day workshop will improve participant grant writing skills. Participants will learn principles of technical writing, and practice strategies to effectively convey information to funders through strong grant applications.

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Influencing Skills

August 21-22, 2018

Learn to inspire and influence others. Through interactive discussions and activities, participants will practice techniques for building professional relationships and networks, overcoming challenges, and sharing ideas persuasively.

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2018 Alaska MCH & Immunization Conference

September 26-28, 2018

The biennial conference provides opportunities to learn about new and emerging issues in maternal and child health and immunization in Alaska. Rural and urban Alaska health professionals come together to learn about best practices and much more. Conference to take place at the Hilton Anchorage.

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Past Training

The EpiCenter runs several training workshops each year. Past topics have included program evaluation, grants management, health literacy, and many more. We provide scholarships to Alaska Native professionals and students to help build capacity in the Alaska Tribal Health System.

Past Conferences

Materials from past conferences can be found here:

Alaska MCH & Immunization Conference

Alaska Native Population Data Conference

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