Collaborative Partners

The 2016 Gathering for Pacific Islander Health was organized and orchestrated by the following contributors:

Conference Advisory Board

  • Nia Aitaoto, Ph.D. Center for Pacific Islander Health, University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences

  • Jeff Caballero, MPH Association of Asian Pacific Community Health Organizations (AAPCHO)

  • Bishop Ryan Jimenez, MS, Mdiv Faith in Action Research and Resource Alliance

  • Joseph Keawe’aimoku Kaholokula, Ph.D. University of Hawai‘i at Mānoa, John A. Burns School of Medicine: Center for Native and Pacific Health Disparities Research

  • Sheldon Riklon, MD University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences

  • Tana Lepule, BS Independent Consultant and NHPI Researcher and Advocate

  • Fahina Tevake-Pasi, MS National Tongan American Society (NTAS)

  • Raynald Samoa, MD National Council of Asian Pacific Islander Physicians and City of Hope

  • JoAnn Tsark, MPH Papa Ola Lōkahi: Native Hawaiian Health Care Systems

  • Tina Tauasosi-Posiulai, Ph.D. University of Hawai‘i at Mānoa

Organizational Partners