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Tribal COVID-19 Emergency Preparedness Learning Event

August 26, 2021 @ 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm CDT

The National Indian Health Board (NIHB), is excited to announce the NIHB Tribal COVID-19 Emergency Preparedness Learning Event being held on August 26, 2021.

Sessions will occur online via Zoom meetings. This event will provide information on preparedness, planning, and response, the importance of data sharing in response to COVID-19, and much more. Each session will assist Tribes with current and future emergency response efforts. There will also be a panel on Federal response with presenters from Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and the Indian Health Service (IHS).

Details

Date:
August 26, 2021
Time:
1:00 pm - 5:00 pm CDT
Website:
https://web.cvent.com/event/dd72e694-b1b2-466d-ac2e-6ed22365ddc3/summary

Venue

Virtual

Agenda

Thursday, August 4

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Agenda

Wednesday, August 3

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Agenda

Tuesday, August 2

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7:30 am
Registration (Location: Sequoia)

9:00 am
Posting of Colors (Location: Grand Peninsula Ballroom)

9:05 am
Welcome & Opening Prayer

9:10 am
Time of Reflection

9:25 am
Welcome & Opening Message from SGCETC Board of Directors 

9:30 am
Welcome from Tribal Nations within California and Discussion of Hot  Topics

10:15 am
Discussion with Assistant Secretary – Indian Affairs Bryan Newland

10:30 am
Break

10:45 am
Establishing the Bay Area American Indian Cultural District

11:00 am
COVID Update and Indian Health Service Initiatives to Improve Health and Wellbeing

11:30 am
International Decade (2022 – 2032) of Indigenous Language Preservation

11:45 am
Lunch Break

1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Breakout Sessions

 2:00 pm – 2:15 pm
Networking Break

2:15 pm – 3:30 pm
Breakout Sessions

3:30 pm- 3:45 pm
Break

3:45 pm
Threats to Tribal Sovereignty: Protecting the Indian Child Welfare Act

(Location: Grand Peninsula Ballroom)

4:05 pm
Self-Governance Updates from DOI, IHS, and DOT

4:45 pm
Tiwahe Initiative – Federal Updates

 

Additional Meetings and Activities

11:30 am – 5:00 pm
DOI SGDB Training Room (Sand Pebble D)

11:30 am – 5:00 pm
Individual Meetings with OSG Staff- Open (Board Rooms 3 & 4)

6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Tribal Caucus for the Food Distribution Program for Indian Reservations Consultation Meeting (Cypress A)