Partnering with Tribal Communities to Improve Nutrition and Food Access

In this podcast, Abigail Echo-Hawk discusses some of the innovations being developed in tribal communities, how disruptions to indigenous food systems influence individual health, and the opportunities for philanthropy to partner with tribal communities. 

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2015 Lauren LeRoy Health Policy Lecture Remarks: Michael Botticelli

 Michael Botticelli, Director of the White House Office of National Drug Control Policy, discusses key opportunities to improve substance use prevention, early intervention, treatment, and recovery supports. Listen to the podcast of his speech delivered at the third annual Lauren LeRoy Health Policy Lecture at the 2015 GIH Fall Forum.  

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2015 Annual Conference Plenary Remarks: Nick Tilsen

 Nick Tilsen, Executive Director of the Thunder Valley Community Development Corporation, shares the story of the Lakota people; the evolution of American Indian communities; and his work empowering Lakota youth and families to improve their health, culture, and environment through the healing and strengthening of cultural identity. Listen to the podcast of his speech…

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2015 Terrance Keenan Award Speech

 Gail Christopher, Vice President for Policy and Senior Advisor at the W.K. Kellogg Foundation, is honored with the 2015 Terrance Keenan Leadership Award in Health Philanthropy. Listen to the podcast of her acceptance speech “Do All Lives Matter?” delivered at the 2015 GIH Annual Conference on Health Philanthropy. GIH established the Terrance Keenan Award…

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2015 Annual Conference Plenary Remarks: Patrick Kennedy

 Patrick Kennedy, founder of the Kennedy Forum on Community Mental Health and a former U.S. Representative, passionately advocates for improved mental health treatment and insurance coverage. Listen to the podcast of his speech delivered at the 2015 GIH Annual Conference on Health Philanthropy.  

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