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

Alaska Native Stroke Registry

The Alaska Native Stroke Registry represented an important project to investigate the prevalence of vascular disease in Alaska, as well as a chance to develop culturally appropriate stroke prevention and intervention programs for Alaska Native populations.

CANHR joined the Alaska Native Tribal Health Consortium, and Columbia University on this study.

Jim Allen, PhD, Brian Trimble, MD, Bernadette Boden-Albala, PhD, Principal Investigators

Funded by NIH/National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke