Research, Education & Training Core

Purpose and goals

Serve as the coordinating unit for training and education for CAIR:

  • Application of resilience models that support AI students
  • Facilitate a coordinated path for research training for AI students
  • Development of health equity research capacity

Key components

  • Summer research enhancement program (SREP)
  • Mentor development
  • Didactic coursework
  • Interactive seminars
  • Student assistantships for AI students

Upcoming activities and timeline

  • Summer research enhancement program at Diné College (Summer 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016…)

Next steps

  • Engage the new students in the planning and implementation of SREP
  • Engage the new students in ongoing research projects at NAU, Diné College, and UA
  • Incorporate models of resilience into all activities