Series A: Thursday 10:10 a.m. A1 A2 A3 A4 A5 A6 A7

Minnesota Indian Nations:
Government-to-Government Relationships

Img Presentation Slides
One slide/page, in color (PDF: 446KB / 31 slides)
Three slides/page, in black/white (PDF: 297KB / 11 pages)
Img Handout(s)
MDH Tribal Consultation Policy (PDF: 271KB / 4 pages)
A Guide to Cultural Awareness of Minnesota's American Indians (PDF: 721KB / 16 pages)
State of Minnesota Executive Order 13-10 (PDF: 138KB / 3 pages)

Join this session to gain a fundamental understanding of tribal history, sovereignty, and demographics among the eleven Minnesota Indians Nations and American Indians in urban areas in our state. The MDH Director of American Indian Health will share her work and explain the government to government relationship between the State of Minnesota and the Tribal Nations. Participants will learn about MDH efforts to partner with Minnesota tribes and urban American Indians on their priority health issues, including health disparities and other sector public policies that impact the health of tribes.

Presenter: Jackie Dionne, Minnesota Dept. of Health

In This Theme: Creating Healthy Futures for Tribal Nations

A4   Minnesota Indian Nations: Government-to-Government Relationships
B4   How Policies can Create Disparities for Native Women and Women of Color
C4   Family Spirit: A Culturally-Specific Approach to Family Home Visiting for American Indian Communities