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NAN Health Summit

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The NAN Health Summit will be held January 22-24, 2019 at the Best Western Plus Nor’Wester Hotel & Conference Centre, 2080 Hwy 61, Thunder Bay, Ontario.

This meeting will bring together Community Health Directors, Community Health Workers, Tribal Council Health Directors, Health Authority representatives and the NAN Health Transformation Team. The theme of this years NAN Health Summit is Building Upon Our Strengths. Participants can expect to attend keynotes, plenaries and breakout sessions focused on the following goals:

  • Providing updates on NAN Health Transformation process and milestones, with a specific focus on governance and community participation;
  • Opportunities for capacity development and learning at individual and community levels; and
  • Opportunities for networking and sharing of best practices.

Agenda

Download draft agenda (subject to change)

Confiration & Registration

Delegates are asked to complete the attached registration form to confirm their attendance and forward to the attention of Leona Kakepetum, Project Assistant by email lkakepetum@nan.on.ca or by fax (807)623-7730.

Travel & Accomdations

NAN will cover costs for two community representatives from each NAN First Nation (Community Health Director, Community Health Worker or designate), and one Tribal Council Health Director or designate, and one representative from each Health Authority. Travel days are Monday, January 21, 2019 and Friday, January 25, 2019. Air travel will be booked by NAN staff or for the use of a personal vehicle; mileage will be covered and based on the NAN rate. As required by NAN Chiefs Finance Committee, the most economical arrangements will be made to keep the overall costs to a minimum. Accommodations for delegates will be booked by NAN Staff.

More Information

If you require any additional information or require clarification, please contact Leona Kakepetum, Project Assistant by email lkakepetum@nan.on.ca or 1-800-465-9952.

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