Educational Resources

The Alaska Native Epidemiology Center encourages pathways in public health for Alaska Native and American Indian people. We promote and/or offer educational opportunities ranging from internships to scholarships to various degree programs.


4th Alaska Native Health Research Conference

March 27-28, 2014

This year's theme is Research for a healthier people. Goals are to build goals for sustainable health research and share advances in Alaska Native health research.
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Alaska Maternal Child Health and Immunization Conference

2014 Alaska MCH & Immunization Conference

September 24-25, 2014

The conference provides opportunities to learn about new and emerging issues in maternal and child health in Alaska. Presenters include national and Alaskan leaders and experts. Click for details.

2014 World Congress of Epidemiology

August 17-21, 2014

Held in Anchorage, Alaska, this is the 20th IEA World Congress of Epidemiology Conference. The Conference theme is Global Epidemiology in a Changing Environment: The Circumpolar Perspective.
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Archived Conferences

Positions and


MPH Scholarship

UAA MPH Scholarship

Summer Semester 2014

We are pleased to announce that we will be awarding scholarships for the University of Alaska Anchorage Master’s of Public Health (MPH) Program offered during the 2013 summer semester. The scholarship will include the tuition, fees, and course materials for one course offered through the distance-learning MPH Program. For a list of available courses and information go to UAA’s MPH Program. This is a competitive scholarship open only to Alaska Native/American Indian residents of Alaska. The deadline to submit the EpiCenter application is April 20, 2013.

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Indian Health Service Scholarships

To find more information about what scholarships and grants are available through the Indian Health Service focused on American Indian Health.

CDC Experience Applied Epidemiology Fellowship

The CDC Experience Applied Epidemiology Fellowship is a 10 to 12 month training program fo medical students who have completed their second or third year of medical school. The fellowship is located at CDC Headquarters in Atlanta, Georgia and begins each August.

Trainings and


Health Literacy Training

Health Literacy Workshop

May 12-14, 2014

Improve and develop Public Health publication materials specific to your needs. Beginner and Intermediate Sessions available.
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Group Facilitation Training

April 23-25, 2014

Group Facilitation made easy. Gain valuable skills and learn from the ToP Facilatators.
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Archived Trainings

National Trainings