HEALTH POLICY FELLOWSHIP
Applications are NOW OPEN!
Growing the Next Generation of Indian Health Advocates
The National Indian Health Board (NIHB) Health Policy Fellowship is a year-long program for Native youth 18-24 years old who are interested in making a difference in the health of their communities.
Health Policy Fellows:
· Work with Tribal leadership to identify one priority health issue
· Learn how to analyze policy in their issue area
· Create informed recommendations, and
· Advocate for change
Opportunities to Grow
Health Policy Fellows meet in-person 3 times and receive virtual trainings to strengthen their leadership skills and ability to effectively advocate for their communities.
NIHB covers Fellows’ travel for all in-person meetings.
We also provide free opportunities for professional development to current and past Fellows.
To learn more
Contact NIHB’s Native Youth Engagement Manager, Dr. Wendee Gardner at email@example.com or (202) 548-7297.
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Dr. Wendee Gardner, DPT, MPH
Stockbridge-Munsee Band of Mohican Indians
Native Youth Engagement Manager
National Indian Health Board
910 Pennsylvania Ave SE
Washington, DC 20003