We are located on the University of Minnesota Duluth Campus in the Medical School. We provide support for Native students attending medical school, outreach
programs, and work to recruit Native American students into the medical field. We provide a 4 week summer programfor undergraduate students called Native Americans Into Medicine (NAM). NAM is a four-week summer enrichment program for undergraduate students interested
in pursuing health careers. Participants work in small groups to problem-solve case studies related to American Indian health.
According to the 2010 US Census, approximately 5.2 million self-identified American Indian/Alaska Natives (AI/ANs) live in the U.S., of whom 2 million qualify for federal services.
“I would like use my education and my leadership roles to serve my people through enhancing policies for Navajo families living on the reservation.”