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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 school, and meet the economic needs of local fish businesses at the same time," said Bersamin, a Center for Alaska Native Health Research nutrition scientist who is leading the project. The center, which is part of the UAF Institute of Arctic...
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

...research facilities in Fairbanks and Bethel next year. The money will bolster ongoing studies by the Center for Alaska Native Health Research. The center since 2001 has analyzed health problems among Yupik residents of 11 Southwest communities...
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