Center for Alaska Native Health Research
Institute of Arctic Biology
205 Arctic Health Research Building

 

Phone: 907-474-5528

1-888-470-5576 toll-free within Alaska 

Fax: 907-474-5700

uaf-iab-canhr@alaska.edu

It's always a good feeling knowing that we are not alone in our hardships

The Sun Star/UAF, October 9, 2012

For UAF Junior Ashley Strauch, combining science and philanthropy are part of her undergraduate research.

Strauch and her mentor Dr. Ellen Lopez are currently engaged in a research project that focuses on how Alaska Natives cope with cancer by hosting “Hopeful Connections,” a bi-monthly support group for Alaska Native people affected by cancer that is giving survivors and their loved ones a place to share their cancer experiences.

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