Community Health Representative ECHO Program

First Thursday of the month @ 12-1pm MT

This special webinar series is designed for non-clinical staff in key behavioral or community health positions. Over the course of six sessions, this program will offer critical updates on HIV, HCV, STIs, SUD, COVID-19 and 2SLGBTQ health services. View past ECHO sessions >

Community health representatives, non-clinical staff in behavioral and community health care, and others interested in learning new skills are welcome.

To Join
Simply click on this Zoom link 5 minutes before the session begins (or at any time during the session): Zoom link >

Program Faculty and Staff
This special 6-part series is run by staff from Northwest Portland Area Indian Health Board and the Indian Health Service. Our faculty are experts in topical areas, including HIV/AIDS, substance use disorders, hepatitis C, COVID-19, and trans and gender affirming care. Faculty include: Janet Cifuentes, Heather Huentelman, Jessica Rienstra, Rick Haverkate, Andria Apostolou and Sophina Calderon.

Technical Assistance & Capacity Building
Indian Country ECHO offers a free, confidential service designed to help IHS, tribal, and urban (I/T/U) providers and administrators optimize clinic policies, enhance care delivery, and build capacity to prevent and treat complex medical conditions. Get technical assistance >

Program Contact
For additional information about the Community Health Representative ECHO Program, contact Brigg Reilley via, Michelle Archuleta via or the ECHO team via

Additional Resources
Indian Health Service Community Health Representative (CHR) Program