• 2017 Poster Presentation: Measuring Emotional Distress and Inflammation before and after a Diné Ceremony. Navajo Nation Human Research Review Board Conference. 

October 19, 2017 Window Rock, AZ


  • 2017 Podium Presentation, co-presenting with Pamela Lusk, PMHNP: Honoring the Patient as Expert (culture bound psychiatric symptoms among the Navajo). Arizona Psychiatric Nurses Association Annual Conference. 

October Tempe, AZ


  • 2017 Podium Presentation: Representing the Diné Hataałii Association (Navajo Association of Traditional Healers): Traditional & Spiritual perspectives on genetic/genomic research. Tribal Data Sharing and Genetics Policy Development Workshop August 31 and September 1, 2017 Albuquerque, NM


  • 2017 June 25-26 Podium Presentation: Focused Ethnography on Diné Hózhó, Invitation to share research from Substance Abuse and Mental Health Administration & Tribal Technical Advisory Committee. Albuquerque, NM


  • 2017 June 21 Podium Presentation: Psychiatric Assessment and Pharmacological Management of the Older Adult in the Outpatient Setting. American Association of Nurse Practitioners Annual Conference,  

Submitted Presentation Philadelphia, PA


  • 2017 May 18, Podium Presentation-International Indigenous Nursing Research Summit: Honoring our Past, Present and Future. Qualitative Exploration of Diné Hózhó and the Hózhó Resilience Model. Tallahassee, FL

Invited Presentation.


  • 2017 April 20-22. Podium Presentation: Focused Ethnography on Diné Hózhó. Western Institute of Nursing Conference.

Submitted Presentation Denver, CO

  • 2017 April 3-5 International Integrative Nursing Conference, Tucson, AZ. 

    • Poster Presentation : Hózhó Resilience Model and Integrative Nursing Principles

    • Podium Presentation with Dr. Pamela Lusk: Honoring the Patient as “Expert”: Integrative Nursing and Compassionate Care Practices

    • Podium Presentation with Drs. Pamela Lusk and Connie Miller: Transforming Nursing Assessment with Integrative Nursing Principles.

Submitted Presentations Tucson, AZ 


  • 2016 July Center for American Indian Resilience Webinar Series: Qualitative Exploration of Diné Hózhó, University of Arizona.

Invited Presentation Tucson, AZ.


  • 2016 July 28th Southwestern Region Nurse Practitioner Symposium. Practical Guide to Screening, Brief Intervention, and Management of Anxiety and Depression in Adults and Adolescents. Michele Kahn-John PhD, RN, PMHNP-BC, GNP, Rene Love PhD, DNP, PMHNP-BC, FNAP, FAANP & Pamela Lusk DNP, RN, PMHNP-BC FAANP

Submitted presentation Scottsdale, AZ


  • 2016 June Presentation on Arizona Health Sciences Career Development Award Recipient Presentations: Depression in Diné (Navajo) Adults who Participate in the Diné Hóchxó’íjí (Navajo Evil Way/Ghost Way) Ceremony

Invited presentation Tucson, AZ


  • 2015 July Association of American Indian Physicians. Concepts and Models of Resilient Health. Pilot Testing of American Indian Historical Trauma Course for medical students.

Invited Presentation       Seattle, WA


  • 2015 June Presentation on Hózhó Resilience. Center For American Indian Resilience: Summer Research Enhancement Program (SREP).

Invited Presentation Tsaile, AZ


  • 2015 April 23 Podium Presentation on the Concepts and Models of Resilient Health in a Southwestern American Indian Tribe. Western Institute of Nursing Annual Conference. Submitted presentation. Albuquerque, NM


  • 2015 February Presentation on Concepts and Models of Resilient Health in a Southwestern American Indian Tribe. University of Arizona, Native Research and Training Center American Advisory Council Meeting.  

Invited presentation. Tucson, AZ.