Department of Psychiatry

MSC 09 5030
1 University of New Mexico
Albuquerque, NM 87131

Phone: 505-272-2223

Grand Rounds: "If you build it, he will come . . . and other fantasies about evidence-based health care for American Indians"

October 31, 2013

Tassy Parker, PhD, RN presents, “If you build it, he will come . . . and other fantasies about evidence-based health care for American Indians.”  Dr. Parker is Director of the HSC Institute for Indigenous Knowledge and Development at the University of New Mexico.

Tuesday, November 5, 2013
1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Room 303, Basic Medical Sciences Building (BMSB)

OBJECTIVES:
1. To recognize how the implementation of evidence-based practice can be a potential source of health inequity for American Indians when it doesn’t include their “evidence”
2. To consider how community-based participatory research (CBPR) engages American Indians in acquiring community-defined evidence
3. To build culturally-centered approaches and engagement strategies in mental health research, education, and service

All psychiatrists, other physicians, fellows, psychiatric residents, medical students and behavioral health providers  -- as well as members of the public -- are welcome to attend. Admission is free.

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