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Advocating for Health Equity for American Indians

Updated: Mar 14

Tuesday, March 5, 2024

10:00 AM - 11:30 AM


Join the Association and special guests The NATIVE Project, Seattle Indian Health Board and American Indian Health Commission for Washington State to learn how WA FQHCs are advocating for health equity for American Indians! Presentations and engaging discussion will focus on the leadership and innovations of Urban Indian Health Centers in health equity, the challenges of health equity for American Indians in Washington, what is needed to achieve meaningful change, and outlook for the future.





Links below to the two Seattle Indian Health Board videos included in their presentations. The videos were not able to be recorded during the meeting.



Intended Audience:

FQHCs, partners and anyone interested in learning how WA FQHCs are advocating for health equity for American Indians. 


Learning Objectives:

As a result of the learning event, attendees will be able to: 

  • Recognize the challenges of health equity for American Indians in Washington 

  • Describe the leadership and innovations of Urban Indian Health Centers in health equity 


Presenters:


Vickie Lowe

Executive Director, American Indian Health Commission for Washington State


Esther Lucero (Diné), MPP

President & CEO, Seattle Indian Health Board


Dylan Dressler, MPA A’aninin Nation 

Clinic Director, The NATIVE Project


Maureen Rosette, JD 

Chief Operating Officer & Risk Manager, The NATIVE Project


Questions? Contact:

Patricia Gepert

Health Access Coordinator

(360)786.9722 ext. 230


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