Online ECHO Clinic | September 3, 2020
Presentation Title: Clinical Update | COVID-19 Contact Tracing in Navajo Nation
In this series of presentations, Dr. Jonathan Iralu, Chief Clinical Consultant for Infectious Diseases at IHS, gives a weekly clinical update on COVID-19. Then Dr. Jill Moses, Case Management Lead for the Navajo Nation COVID-19 Response and Director of Public Health at Chinle Service Unit with the Indian Health Service, share the Navajo Nation’s contact tracing response and case management strategies.
Jonathan Iralu, MD, FACP, is the Indian Health Service Chief Clinical Consultant for Infectious Diseases. He has a special interest in HIV, tuberculosis and sexually transmitted disease care in rural communities. His research has focused on undifferentiated febrile illness in the American Southwest and on rural HIV care delivery. Dr. Iralu has worked at the Gallup Indian Medical Center since 1994 and is an instructor at Harvard Medical School and Senior Physician at Brigham and Women’s Hospital Division of Global Health Equity in Boston, Massachusetts.
Jill Moses, MD, MPH, is the Case Management Lead for the Navajo Nation COVID-19 Response and Director of the Division of Public Health at Chinle Service Unit with the Navajo Indian Health Service
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