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Here is our library of NHCOE Newsletters, click below to view:

NHCOE newsletter Spring 2020

NHCOE newsletter Fall 2019

Below are articles published by NHCOE faculty staff, along with
professional colleagues.
This list is not comprehensive, but rather recent articles published from

Indigenous and Tribal Peoples’ Health
Lancet 2016

Developing Leaders in Indigenous Health: The Kalaupapa service learning project.
Journol of Indigenous Wellbeing 2016.


Liason Committee on Medical Education Accreditation, Part VII: Diversity/Pipeline Programs and Partnerships
Hawaii Journal of Medicine & Public Health 2016


Enhancing student perspectives of humanism in medicine:
Reflections from the Kalaupapa service learning project
BMC Medical Education 2016.

Interpretive policy analysis: Marshallese COFA migrants and the Affordable Care Act
International Journey for Equity in Health 2016

Social Ecology and Diabetes Self-Management Among Pacific Islanders in Arkansas
Journal of Family Medicine and Disease Prevention 2016

Ethical Responsiblity for the Social Production of Tuberculosis
Journal of Bioethical Inquiry 2016

A National Long-term Outcomes Evaluation of U.S. Premedical Postbaccalaureate Programs
Designed to Promote Health care Access and Workforce Diversity.
Journal of Healthcare for the Poor and Underserved 2015.

Privilege as a Social Determinant of Health in Medical Education:
A Single Class Session Can Change Privilege Perspective
Hawaii Journal of Medicine & Public Health 2015.

Community-Based Participatory Research Integrates Behavioral and Biological Research
to Achieve Health Equity for Native Hawaiians
International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health 2015.

Maintaining Medial Professionalism: Promoting Balance and Preventing Student Burnout.
MedEdPortal Publications 2014.


Kumu Hula Perspectives on Health
Hawaii Journal of Medicine & Public Health 2014.


Social Justice of Medical Education:
Strengths and Challenges of a Student-Driven Social Justice Curriculum
Hawaii Journal of Medicine & Public Health 2014.


Patient Perspectives on the Hula Empowering Lifestyle Adaption Study:
Benefits of Dancing Hula for Cardiac Rehabilitation
Health Promotion Practice 2014


Celebrating 40 years of ‘Imi Ho’ola
Hawaii Journal of Medicine & Public Health 2014.

A Survey of Musculoskeletal Injuries Associated with Zumba
Hawaii Journal of Medicine & Public Health 2013.


Domestic Violence Against Women on Yap, Federated States of Micronesia
Hawaii Journal of Medicine & Public Health 2013.


It Is Not Where You Die, But Who is With You When You Die: Evolving Palliative Care Practices Among Marshall Islanders in Hawaiʻi
Hawaii Journal of Medicine & Public Health 2013.


Social Justice: The Heart of Medical Education
Social Medicine 2013.


LIME Good Practice Case Studies Volume 2 FINAL2.
The Lime Network 2013.

The Development of a Cultural Standardized Patient Examination for a General Surgery Residency Program
Journal of Surgical Education 2012.

Indigenous Health in Australia, New Zealand, and the Pacific.
Lancet 2006.


Cultural Immersion in a Cultural Competency Curriculum.
Academic Medicine 2001.

Listed below are presentations given by our NHCOE staff and
colleagues at Local, National, and International Conferences.


Listed below are published books, book chapters and other scholarly works by
NHCOE faculty and staff, along with professional colleagues.

Books and Book Chapters

Ho’i Hou Ka Mauli Ola: Pathways to Native Hawaiian Health.
Volume 5, Hawai’inuiakea.
Honolulu, HI: Hawai’inuiakea School of Hawaiian Knowledge
and the University of Hawai’i Press. 2017.
Rātrikā nirdeś. nepālī jhāñgrī mantrakā maukhik pāțko nŗjātīya ālekh.
Nepalese translation of The Rulings of the Night,
with a forward by Madanmani Diksit.
Kathmandu: Oxford International. 2013.

Case-Based Pediatrics for Medical Students and Residents.
Congenital Airway Problems. pp323-325.
Honolulu, HI: Author House. 2002.

Nepalese Shaman Oral Texts II: Texts of the Bhuji Valley.
Cambridge, Ma.: Harvard University Press
(Harvard Oriental Series #68),
including a multi-media DVD of material on shamans of
Western Nepal. 2008.

Nepalese Shaman Oral Texts.
Cambridge, Ma.: Harvard University Press
(Harvard Oriental Series # 55). 1998.

The Rulings of the Night. An Ethnographic Study of Nepalese Shaman Oral Texts.
Madison: University of Wisconsin Press. 1995.
Reprinted Kathmandu: Mandala Book Point. 1999.

Other Scholarly Works

Ke Ala Pa’a: Pathway to medicine [A motion picture].
Honolulu, HI: Paliku Documentary Films. 2011.

Medical Home: Reaching the next level, culturally effective service and
partnerships to benefit children and their families.
Hawaii Medical Association. 2002.

Guide to selected plants of the mala la’au lapa’au at JABSOM.
Department of Native Hawaiian Health, John A. Burns School of Medicine.
University of Hawai’i at Manoa. 2013.

Kihei Ceremony 2010-2021
Department of Native Hawaiian Health, John A. Burns School of Medicine.
University of Hawai’i at Manoa. 2022.


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