Holistic Approach to Addressing HIV in Native Communities
Wednesday, March 27, 2019
1:30 to 2:30 pm MT / 3:30 to 4:30 pm ET
Join our webinar to learn about “Taking a Holistic Approach to Addressing HIV in Native Communities.” Presenters will discuss the state of HIV in Native communities, considerations for working with Native communities on High-Impact Prevention, and strategies to support Native people living with HIV/AIDS. The webinar will be presented live during a breakout session at the Circle of Harmony Conference.Register for the webinar
MEET THE WEBINAR PRESENTERS
Hannabah Blue, MS is Diné (Navajo), originally from Kirtland, New Mexico. Hannabah has a breadth of experience working on health and racial justice issues, particularly those affecting Native and Indigenous communities, LGBTQ2S+ populations and youth. Currently, as a Consultant with JSI, she provides technical assistance nationwide and locally on various public health projects, including as a Capacity Building Assistance Specialist for the CBA@JSI HIV Prevention Program.
Adrian Dominguez, MS is the Scientific Director for Urban Indian Health Institute, a division of the Seattle Indian Health Board. Adrian has over 26 years’ of experience working as epidemiologist. His work includes pediatric lead poisoning in low income areas, HIV/AIDS, maternal and child health, diabetes, breast and cervical cancer, social determinants of health and health equity, community health assessments and evaluations. In 1988 he was awarded the Harvard University Health Professionals fellowship and attended Harvard University to study neuroscience and public health. He went on to receive his Masters of Science in Epidemiology and Biostatistics from the School of Public Health at the University of California at Los Angeles.