Octaviana Trujillo, Ph.D.

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A former tribal leader, Octaviana V. Trujillo (Yaqui), Ph.D. is the Co-PI on the National Cancer Institute, Partnership for Native American Cancer Prevention, National Institutes of Health, Center for American Indian Resilience and the National Science Foundation, Southwest Lands. She partners with the American Indian Higher Education Consortium to improve Tribal Colleges and Universities faculty knowledge and skills in climate research, STEM education, and community engagement. Professor Trujillo is on the Environmental Protection Agency, Governmental Advisory Committee, helping to shape U.S. policies that improve the environment and health conditions of the United States, Canada, and Mexico.

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