New Connections Regional Meeting-Second Day

Start: Friday, September 10, 2010 - 2:30 am

End: Friday, September 10, 2010 - 4:30 am

UNM Student Union Building (SUB)


Continental Breakfast
SUB, Acoma Room A
Friday, September 10, 2010 from 08:00 12:00 p.m.
Invitees: RWJF Fellows, Faculty, RWJF Post Docs, NC grantees and alumni, community members

Group Session: Perspectives on Historical Trauma
A topic discussion led by
Joseph Gone, PhD: Associate Professor of Psychology & American Culture
University of Michigan, Ann Arbor

Chairman Joe Garcia: Chairman of the All Indian Pueblo Council
Former President of the National Congress of American Indians.
He is from Ohkay Owingeh (formerly known as San Juan Pueblo) in New Mexico, where he has served as the Governor of his people since 1995.
Joe Garcia Graduated from the University of New Mexico with an electrical engineering degree.  He was a Senior Engineer at Los Alamos working in Weapons Research
Ken Lucero: Director of the Center for Native American Health Policy
Former Tribal Administrator for the Pueblo and general tribal council member for the Pueblo of Zia.

Other participants include New Connections Grantees and alumni who work in Native American Communities.
SUB, Acoma Room B
Friday, September 10, 2010 from 09:15 a.m. to 10:30 a.m.
Invitees: RWJF Fellows, Faculty, RWJF Post Docs, NC Grantees and Alumni, community members