Pathways Into Health 8th National Conference
October 12-14, 2015 Seattle, Washington
Pre-Conference Activities & Evening Reception Sunday, October 11
Achieving Excellence, Harmony, and Balance: Uniting and Sustaining Pathways Into Health Professions
The purpose of this conference is to bring together a diverse group of individuals and organizations to contribute to the cultivation of a robust American Indian and Alaska Native (AI/AN) health care workforce. The conference presented and discussed educational methodologies for AI/AN health professions education, effective and promising practices to encourage Native individuals to pursue health careers, as well as opportunities for adequate preparation and support to succeed.
The overall theme of the conference is uniting individuals and organizations and sustaining those connections to develop, grow, and enhance pathways into health professions for American Indian and Alaska Native individuals and communities.
Four core concepts illuminated to advance this process include:
Interprofessional Education (IPE)
Innovations in Distance Learning and Telehealth Technologies
Health Career Development Through the Lifespan
For more information please contact us at PathwaysIntoHealth@gmail.com.