Webinar Transcript: Supporting Native Youth Wellness through HIV Prevention Strategies


In observance of National Native HIV/AIDS Awareness Day, What Works in Youth HIV hosted this webinar on Thursday, March 16 from 2:00-3:30 PM ET to discuss supporting Native youth and their health and wellness. This webinar reviewed the current state of HIV for American Indian and Alaska Native youth. It also described how social determinants of health affect the HIV risk for Native youth and how cultural strengths can support holistic health. Innovative models for working with Native youth were showcased from:

After viewing this webinar, participants will be able to:

  • Describe the current state of HIV/AIDS amongst American Indian and Alaska Native youth
  • Define social and cultural factors that affect Native youth’s transmission of HIV
  • Identify current trends and innovative models for Native youth HIV prevention

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This transcript accompanies the webinar recording and slides.

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