Urban Indian Health News

Red Women Rising: Digital Stories

CCUIH’s Red Women Rising project, funded by the Blue Shield of California Foundation, supports culturally responsive domestic violence services for Urban Indians by increasing public awareness and enhancing collaborations between UIHOs, Domestic Violence service providers and Traditional Healers. As part of Red Women Rising’s objective to increase public awareness,  CCUIH facilitated a digital storytelling workshop to empower […]

Featured Intern: Kristin Rose Costa

This week we feature Kristin Rose Costa, our Communications and Operations Intern. In this position, Kristin supports the CCUIH team through communications activities, planning for our Annual Conference, and other program support. Read her bio below: Hello! My name is Kristin Rose Costa, and I am the Communications and Operations Intern at CCUIH. I am a recent […]

NAHC Announces New Chief Medical Officer

  CCUIH member, Native American Health Center, is excited to introduce their new Chief Medical Officer, Dr. Joseph Marquis (Ohlone, Navajo, Chumash). Dr. Marquis holds a medical degree (Doctor of Medicine) from Albany Medical College and an MA in Molecular and Microbiology from San Jose State. As CMO, he represents NAHC’s clinical departments on an […]