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Karina L. Walters, PhD (Choctaw Nation of Oklahoma)

Director, Indigenous Wellness Research Institute
Curriculum Vitae (pdf)
Email: kw5@uw.edu

   

Tessa Evans-Campbell, PhD (Snohomish)

Associate Director, Indigenous Wellness Research Institute
Director, Center for Indigenous Child & Family Research

Curriculum Vitae (pdf)
Email: tecamp@uw.edu

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Bonnie Duran

Director, Center for Indigenous Health Research
Curriculum Vitae (pdf)
Email: bonduran@uw.edu

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Cynthia R. Pearson, PhD

Associate Director, Research Core
Curriculum Vitae (pdf)
Email: pearsonc@uw.edu

  

Jordan Lewis (Aleut)

Director of the Qualitative Research Division and Assistant Professor
Curriculum Vitae (pdf)
Email: jplewis@uw.edu

Staff


Shana Ava

IWRI Administrative Director

Email: afshana@uw.edu

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Chris Charles (Cowichan, Nanaimo, & Duwamish)

IWRI Media and Technology Division Director
Email: cchar@uw.edu

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Leo Egashira, MBA

Research Coordinator, IWRI Center for Indigenous Health Research / Editor, IWRI Admin Core
Email: seattleo@uw.edu

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Meg MacDonald, PhD

Project Director,  Lauhoe- IHART2 Indigenous HIV/AIDS Research Training Program,
Curriculum Vitae (pdf)

Email: mmacdo@uw.edu

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Anastasia Ramey, MSW (Turtle Mountain Chippewa)

 Research Coordinator – Research Training and Education Core / Program Coordinator – Indigenous Substance Abuse, Medicines, and Addictions Research Training Program (ISMART)
Email: stasiar@uw.edu

 

Caitlin Donald, MSW (Osage & Ponca)

Research Coordinator, ETHICS – Ethics Training for Health in Indigenous Communities
Email: cdonald@uw.edu

 

Tess Abrahamson-Richards, MPH (Spokane)

 Administrative Director for the Center for Indigenous Health Research & Research Coordinator for the Creating Campus Change Projects
Email: tess.richards@gmail.com

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Maya Magarati, PhD

Associate Director – IWRI Community Engagement and Outreach Core / Research Scientist, Tribal Colleges and Universities Epidemiology Study and IWRI Center for Indigenous Child & Family Research
Email: magarati@uw.edu

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Kerrie Sumner Murphy, MSW (Cherokee)

Director – Native Youth Enrichment Program (NYEP)

Email: ksmurph66@uw.edu

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Myra Parker, JD, PhD (Mandan/Hidatsa)

Associate Director – IWRI Community Engagement and Outreach Core
Email: myrap@uw.edu

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Rachelle McCarty, ND, MPH

Project Director – Healthy Hearts, Healthy Minds Study
Curriculum Vitae (pdf)

Email: rmccarty@uw.edu

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David Huh, PhD

Director of the Methods Division

David is a clinical and quantitative psychologist.  His research focuses on the evaluation of evidence-based interventions for AIAN and other underrepresented populations and the development of longitudinal statistical methodology for evaluating health and health-related outcomes.

                                                           Curriculum Vitae (pdf)

                                                           Email: dhuh@uw.edu

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Michelle Tiedeman (Alaska Native – Alutiiq)

Research Coordinator , Wellness Coach – Healthy Hearts, Healthy Minds Study
Email: tieds@uw.edu

 

Anita Rocha

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Chuan Zhou, PhD

Statistician

Students

 


PhD Students

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Katie Schultz, MSW (Choctaw Nation of Oklahoma)

Katie is a doctoral candidate in the School of Social Work. Her research focuses on American Indian/Alaska Native women’s health and well-being; examining intersections of trauma and substance abuse and cultural factors as protective buffers against adverse health outcomes. 


Curriculum Vitae (pdf)

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Ciwang Teyra, MSW

Ciwang is an Indigenous Social Welfare PhD student and works with IWRI.

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Angela Fernandez, MSW

Angela is a Indigenous Social Welfare PhD student and works with IWRI.

Curriculum Vitae (pdf)

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Jessica Hope Elm, MSW

Jessica is an Indigenous Social Welfare PhD student and works with IWRI.

Curriculum Vitae (pdf)


Masters and Bachelors Students

 

Chelsie Porter

Chelsie works with the Creating Campus Change Projects

Master’s Candidate in Public Health

Christina Sun

Christina works with the Creating Campus Change Projects. She is a graduate research assistant who studies marine resource management and environmental health concerns from toxic bio/chemical agents on indigenous fishing communities in the Pacific. She enjoys foreign language films and making zines under her cat’s name.

Curriculum Vitae (pdf)

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Epiphany Nick

Epiphany works with the Creating Campus Change Projects

Majors: Biology and American Ethic Studies

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Hoa My Nguyen

Hoa works with the Creating Campus Change Projects

Master’s Candidate in Social Work

 

Francesca Gatuz

Francesca works with the Creating Campus Change Projects

Master’s Candidate in Social Work

Jackie Johnson (Makah)

Jackie works with IWRI as a Media and Technology Assistant

Master’s Candidate in Communications

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James Her

James works with the Creating Campus Change Projects

Master’s Candidate in Social Work

Kiona Jones

Kiona works with the Creating Campus Change Projects

Master’s Candidate in Social Work

Curriculum Vitae (pdf)

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Jenna Forty

Jenna works with the Creating Campus Change Projects

Master’s Candidate in Public Administration

Solana Rollolazo (Haida)

Solana works with IWRI as a Media and Technology Assistant

Majors: Medical Anthropology and Global Health

 

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