NACR Announcements


Announcements

SPIRIT OF EAGLES

2007

Mayo Clinic Rochester Charlton 6 200 First Street SW Rochester, MN 55905 / (507) 266-3064

 

The 4th Annual Mayo Clinic Spirit of EAGLES Southeastern Alliance

Cancer Conference

"Building an Alliance of Native People through Cancer Prevention, Screening and Healthy Lifeway"

 

MARCH 5th Evening Reception (7:00 – 8:30pm) followed by the Conference on MARCH 6th and 7th 

~ At the HAMPTON INN & SUITES LOCATED IN THE SAVANNAH HISTORIC DISTRICT          

SAVANNAH, GEORGIA

CONFERENCE OBJECTIVES

  • Establish an Alliance with Southeastern Tribal communities
    • Lets hear it from Urban and Rural communities!
  • Partner with Comprehensive Cancer Centers
    • Understanding Clinical Trials and Why we need to have under-represented participants
  • Develop Strategies to arouse support for Native American people to increase cancer awareness, cancer control including prevention; early detection, health promotion, and survival skills
  • Learning tools to improve health, nutrition and education
  • Grass Roots Fire Starters; who are they? Where do they come from?
  • Advocacy
  • Encourage personal contributions to the sea of knowledge by creating partnerships through networks
  • Being Culturally Congruent, Culturally Sensitive and meeting Cultural Need

TARGET AUDIENCE

  • Chiefs, and Tribal Chairman
  • Traditional Healers
  • Tribal Health Advocates
  • Community Health Practitioners
  • Doctors
  • Nurses
  • Practitioners
  • Lay Health Advisors
  • Students
  • Community Health Resources
  • Social Workers
  • Cancer Survivors
  • Faith-Based Organizations
  • Those who have been touched by someone with cancer and you?d like to either know more about it, know how to take care of someone, want to take information back to your family, community, place of worship, or learn more about options
  • Cancer and Academic Centers
Click here to download the full announcement that includes and agenda and registration form.

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