The Alaska Native Health Board (ANHB) is the statewide voice on Alaska Native health issues. Active for over 50 years as an advocacy organization for the health needs and concerns of all Alaska Native people, ANHB continues to emphasize the importance of self-determination in healthcare services and encourages wellness and healthy ways of life in Native communities through policy change.

September 03, 2021

PRESS RELEASE: ANHB Hires New President/CEO

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE September 3, 2021 ALASKA NATIVE HEALTH BOARD ANNOUNCES NEW PRESIDENT AND CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER Anchorage, Alaska – The Alaska Native Health Board (ANHB) Board of Directors and Executive Committee selected Chief Operating Officer Alberta (Aakaq) Unok as the organization’s next President and Chief Executive Officer. In her new position, Alberta will oversee the… MORE
June 29, 2020

Guide to Exchanging COVID-19 Health Information

The Alaska Native Health Board has worked with our partners to develop a “Guide to Exchanging COVID-19 Health Information” to help support the safety, security, and public health of Alaska Native communities and patients. This guide collects information and guidance issued by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services on how to apply the… MORE
May 13, 2020

ANHB Releases Novel Coronavirus Response White Papers

The Alaska Native Health Board, in an effort to help inform lawmakers and policymakers, has been developing a series of white papers that touch on the impacts, preparedness, capacity, and difficulties facing the Alaska Tribal Health System and Alaska Natives during the Novel Coronavirus Response and Crisis of 2020. Currently in this series: COVID-19 and… MORE