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

Administrative Resources

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The Administrative Core provides administrative leadership and oversight, including fiscal management of grants and other funds. Core staff also oversees travel, human resource management, purchasing, public relations and communications.

CANHR’s director is the leader of the core and leads the scientific work, providing mentor ship and an intellectual climate to inspire and increase funded grant proposals for new research. The director also leads strategic planning for long ­term funding to sustain the life of the center.

Administrative Core staff provides public outreach through the CANHR website, newsletters, brochures and other publications. Staff also plans and coordinates meetings, seminars and other events.

Core Personnel:

  • Maria Russell, CANHR Program Administrator & Interim Fiscal Officer, 205 AHRB, 474­6230,

Administrative Forms:

  • CANHR Purchase Request Form (PDF)

CANHR Fax Number: 907­-474-­5700