Training and Mentorship

To mentor native youth into post-secondary education and careers in STEM based professions. 

Medical Careers and Technology Pathways (MedCaT)

The MedCaT Pipeline is an academic-community partnership between the Maya Angelou Center for Health Equity, Center for Native Health, Eastern Band of Cherokee Indians, and Mountain Area Health Education Center that creates a structured pipeline to engage Appalachian Rural and American Indian (AI) high school students with multiple resources that support the pursuit of health and biomedical science careers. 

Land Designation & Conservation Policy Research Fellowship

The Center for Native Health has partnered with The Wilderness Society (TWS), is a national non-profit organization whose mission is to unite people to protect America’s wild places. This partnership project hopes to promote environmental justice, foster Indigenous-led conservation initiatives, and amplify Indigenous voices in policy-making processes.

 

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