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Welcome to the National Council of Urban Indian Health (NCUIH) website! NCUIH is a National 501(c)(3) organization devoted to the support and development of quality, accessible, and culturally-competent health services for American Indians and Alaska Natives living in urban settings.  + Overview

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    American Public Health Association American Indian, Alaska Native and Native...
    2017-03-06

    The American Public Health Association (APHA) American Indian, Alaska Native and Native Hawaiian Caucus is proud to offer travel scholarships for American Indian, Alaska Native and Native Hawaiian (AIANNH) students to attend the 145th APHA Annual Meeting & Exposition in Atlanta, Georgia on November 4-November 8, 2017.

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    Hunter Health Clinic announces new patient services building at East Central...
    2017-03-06

    Hunter Health Clinic announced it will break ground next month on a new clinic to better serve new and existing patients. The new clinic will be directly north of its existing building at 2318 East Central. 

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    AAIP Announces the 2017 25th Annual Cross Cultural Medicine Workshop
    2017-02-22

    AAIP Announces the 2017 25th Annual Cross Cultural Medicine Workshop
    "Maintaining Harmony: AI/AN Strategies for Wellness"


    When: April 27-30, 2017

    Where: Drury Plaza Hotel, 828 Paseo de Peralta, Santa Fe, NM

    The AAIP Cross Cultural Medicine Workshop is held each year in Santa Fe, NM at the same time as the annual Gathering of Nations Powwow and is designed to provide participants with the unique experience of learning about the collaboration between western and traditional medicine. The workshop identifies strategies to improve communication between American Indian/Alaska Native patients and health care professionals and describes current health issues affecting Native communities in both reservation and urban settings. The complement of both approaches provides the opportunity to honor traditional healing practices while respecting the balance of mind, body and spirit.

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    NCUIH and AAIP Announce Strategic Partnership to Address the Health of American...
    2017-02-10

    On Thursday, January 26, 2017, the National Council of Urban Indian Health (NCUIH) and the Association of American Indian Physicians (AAIP) signed a memorandum of understanding, which begins a new strategic partnership to address the health needs of the American Indian and Alaska Native (AI/AN) population, along with their educational opportunities and workforce development.

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