Tribal Nations of Arizona


Join CIELO in partnership with the University of Arizona's College of Nursing & Public Health for this week-long program and learn about the communities of the Hopi, Navajo, Pascua Yaqui, and Tohono O'odham Nations' healthcare practices.


  • Dates: June 5th - June 10th
    • There is no cost to the program!
      • CIELO will provide all transportation, meals, and lodging (which involves camping; sleeping bags, tents, and camping materials will be provided).

 *Note: Program space is limited. For more information, please contact Martel Serwenda, CIELO Senior Coordinator at


  • Monday, June 5th - June 7th
    • Service learning project on Dr. Michael Johnson’s traditional Hopi farm, where we will build a greenhouse and learn about Hopi dry farming.

  • Thursday, June 8th
    • Tour and visit of Tuba City Regional Healthcare. Head back to Tucson.

  • Friday, June 9th 
    • Tour and visit with Pasqua Yaqui Healthcare Clinic & Department

  • Saturday, June 10th 
    • Tohono O'odham Traditional Bahidaj Harvest (Saguaro Fruit Picking)


Applications for Summer 2023 are currently closed.