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Conan Murat offers firsthand account of caring for his community

Published on November 1, 2013

In the November 2013 issue of Health Affairs Journal (www.healthaffairs.org), YKHC Dental Health Aide Therapist Conan Murat describes how he and a handful of pioneers are dramatically improving access to regular dental care for Alaska Native children and families.

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Kellogg Foundation visits YK DHAT program

Published on August 22, 2012

Visitors from all over the country, sponsored by the W.K. Kellogg Foundation, recently toured YKHC and Yuut Elitnaurviat’s Dental Health Aide Therapist training program.

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New DHAT Students

Published on August 14, 2012

Did you know it takes upwards of $150,000 worth of training and supervision to credential a DHAT over the course of two years?

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Instructor Dr. Mary Williard with Jana Schuerch, Shannon Hardy, Trisha Patton and Kate Kohl. Photo courtesy of ANTHC.

DHAT Graduation

Published on January 12, 2012

Amid tears, hugs, flowers and the congratulations of friends family, staff and instructors, four young…

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