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UAF receives $23.8M biomedical grant

The University of Alaska Fairbanks has received a $23.
Alaska Digest

...The five-year grant from the National Institute of Health is a renewal of a nearly identical grant the Center for Alaska Native Health Research received in 2001 to study the diets of Alaska Natives. "What we've found is that the prevalence of...
Alaska wild fish headed to rural school lunches

It takes more than swimming through oceans and rivers for Alaska fish to land on a school lunch menus. The fish know how to get to Alaska, but a new research team will study how to lure them into Alaska school lunchrooms. University of Alaska Fairbanks nutrition researcher Andrea Bersamin and her colleagues will begin studying the best ways to connect fishermen and processors with K-12 schools to provide wild fish to Alaska's school children, provide opportunities for food systems and nutrition education, and support local businesses.
UA regents to travel to Bristol Bay

...planned for Thursday and Friday. The agenda includes approval of a $7.5 million federal grant to the Center for Alaska Native Health Research to study nutrition.
Regional News
UAF professor Gerald Mohatt dies

...remembering Gerald Mohatt as a great teacher who was passionate about his family and work as director of the Center for Alaska Native Health Research. The Fairbanks Daily News-Miner reported that the 69-year-old Mohatt died Wednesday at Fairbanks...
Regional News
Grant will expand UAF health research

FAIRBANKS - Nutrition research at two Alaska sites will get a boost with a $7.5 million federal grant.
Regional News


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