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We want to thank everyone at both the Bill Lane Center for the American West and at the Native American Cultural Center, particularly senior researcher Iris Hui, Dean of the NACC Karen Biestman, and head of the BLC, Bruce Cain.

Thank you to BLC staff Kylie Gordon, Lydia Hailu, Preeti Hehmeyer, Marco Martinez, and Dustin Liang and Joseph Wibowo at Web and Operation. Thank you Jaden Redhair for our amazing graphic design.

This project was only possible with the help of the Chief Seattle Club; Program Supervisor, Brenette Pine, with the Community Health Representative Program; Tribal Liaison, Holly Figueroa with Health Choice Arizona's Tribal Program; Taylor Billey, Alicia Tsosie, and Barb Harvey, with Johns Hopkins Center for American Indian Health in Shiprock, Tuba City, and Chinle; the Telebehavior Health Center for Excellence Director, Dr. Chris Fore with Navajo Area, Indian Health Services, the Chief Medical Officer, Dr. Mark Carroll, with Health Choice Arizona; and Medical Director and Association of American Indian Physicians Member, Dr. Blair Matheson. Thank you to Colleen Chambers for all of the help connecting us. Thank you so much to our interviewees: Lance, Feanette, Carly, and Randy.