Michelle Kahn-John, PhD, RN, PMHNP-BC, GNP

Michelle Kahn-John


Michelle's clans:Totsohnii, Bitahnii, Tsenjikinii, Tsenjikinii

Dr. Michelle Kahn-John, a member of the Diné (Navajo) Nation is an assistant professor with the University of Arizona, College of Nursing. Dr. Kahn-John is a Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner and Geriatric Nurse practitioner and has 20 years of clinical experience with the Indian Health Services on the Navajo Nation and with Alaska Natives in Sitka, Alaska. Dr. Kahn-John’s research focuses on the protective relationship between American Indian cultural practices (language, stories, ceremony, spirituality) and physical and psychological health of American Indian populations. Dr. Kahn-John is working on the development of culturally tailored strength-based health delivery methods for the American Indians as she continues to advocate for innovative and culturally tailored health care delivery models in American Indian Communities.

Michelle Kahn-John, PhD, RN, PMHNP-BC, GNP shalkahnjohn@gmail.com (personal) mkahnjohn@email.education.edu (professional)

Adult Mental Health and Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner-BC ANCC Adult Psychiatric Mental Health NP Board Certification #0358297

Adult-Geriatric Nurse Practitioner

ANCC Adult-Geriatric Board Certification 7/1/2011-6/30/2006 Adult Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner #0358297 Arizona License as Psychiatric MH Nurse Practitioner (active)

New Mexico License as Psychiatric MH Nurse Practitioner (inactive) Colorado License as Psychiatric MH Nurse Practitioner (inactive)

Affiliations: ANIE, INFF, UANF, INCATS

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