Nov  1,  2022
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Professional Development & Research

 Our Post-Roe World: What is the status of abortion in Hawaii?
A Webinar

If you are interested in learning more about what the Dobbs decision means for Hawai’i, please join our interdisciplinary panelists to understand the current challenges to abortion access and the impact on health provider education resulting from the US Supreme Court decision. Only registered participants will be admitted. See the flyer for more information.

Hawai`i Becomes a TIC State: A Blueprint in Becoming a Wellness and Resilient State Through the
Power of Collective Voices

This is a national webinar co-hosted by Hawai’i Children’s Trust Fund (HCAN) and PACES Connection Hawaii on November 3rd at 9am.  This webinar will share about the Task Force charge and the steps towards building wellness and resilience in Hawai`i. More information about the webinar is on the HCAN website.

University of Hawaiʻi Public Health Social at the


Sunday, November 6, 2022 from 5:30-7:30 PM

UH Faculty, Students, Alumni, and Friends are welcome to attend! Contact Becky Rodericks with any questions

UH Mānoa Library survey on managing, sharing research data

The UH Mānoa Library is assessing the needs of UH Mānoa campus regarding the management and sharing of research data. Your input will help us design the content of an online course on this topic. If you work with research data or plan to in the future, we encourage you to participate in this survey to have a voice in this process.

Please complete this survey by Friday, November 4, 2022.

Federal Data Standards on Race and Ethnicity: Comments and Speakers Needed

The AAMC Center for Health Justice invites your participation in a short survey on recent efforts from the White House Office of Management and Budget (OMB) to revise its Standards for Maintaining, Collecting, and Presenting Federal Data on Race and Ethnicity for the first time in 25 years. The OMB wants to hear directly from the public as it develops recommendations for improving Federal race and ethnicity data. In response, the center will be engaging in these activities by submitting written comments to OMB and participating in a virtual listening session hosted by OMB on December 15. Your feedback will help the center identify key issues and topics that should be included in our written comments and raised during the listening session. 

To provide comments or volunteer to participate in the December 15 listening session with the Center, please complete this survey by Monday November 7. For questions about this request, please contact Daria Grayer ( 

Native Hawaiian & Pacific Islander Health Inequities:
Root Causes & Systemic Solutions

Friday, November 11, 2022 from 5-8 PM HST
Presented by The Hawaiʻi Institute for Sustainable Community Food Systems at University of Hawaiʻi - West Oʻahu, Honolulu Civil Beat, UH Better Tomorrow Speaker Series, and Waiwai Collective, this series is meant to generate key opportunities for community dialogue among a diverse audience, aiming to achieve a healthy, equitable, resilient and sustainable food system for Hawaiʻi.

Association of Schools & Programs of Public Health (ASPPH) Annual Meeting Call for Proposals and
Excellence Award Nominations

The call for proposals for ASPPH’s 2023 Annual Meeting (March 15-17 in Arlington, VA) is open. ASPPH seeks submissions for innovative ideas, promising and emerging practices, practical solutions, and experiences in addressing challenges and opportunities in academic public health. The call for proposals is open until Monday, November 14 at 11:59 PM PT. Visit the call for proposals page for more information and to begin a submission.

ASPPH is also currently accepting nominations for our 2023 Excellence Awards. The awards are a unique opportunity to recognize colleagues who go above and beyond in their careers in public health teaching, research, practice, community service, mentorship, and student services. Nominations are being accepted until Monday, November 14 at 11:59 PM PT. Visit the awards page for information on each award and eligibility requirements.


Applications Due Friday November 18th, 2022. 
The PIKO Professional Development Core announces applications for GUMSHOE 2023 are now open.  GUMSHOE is an advanced training for NIH proposal writing. GUMSHOE inquiries can be sent to Kathryn Braun ( and Kamalei Davis (

Consortium of Universities for Global Health

CUGH Webinar: The Impacts of War on Health and Human Rights
Wednesday, November 16, 2022 from 1-2:30 PM EST

Submit an In-Person or Virtual Satellite Session 
Deadline: Wednesday, November 30, 2022

Register for the 2023 Conference on April 14-16, 2023 in Washington DC

Learn More About Awards, Bursaries, and Competitions

Integrative Center for Microbiomes and Human Health COBRE Core Bucks Program 2022 Call for Proposals

The Microbiome Core Bucks aims to support microbiome research at UH, to promote the services of our research Core facilities, and to allow faculty to partner with our Microbiome Research Center. The goal of the Microbiome Core Bucks Program is to provide funds to investigators to further (or initiate) their research on microbiomes by awarding Core Bucks to be used in any of the following Cores for studies related to environmental microbiomes and their potential impacts on host or environmental health: MICRO (Microscopy Core), MGAL (Microbial Genomics Core), and InSTAR (Insectary Core). First evaluation of awards will be November 28, and we will accept proposal at any time thereafter until funds are exhausted. 

HPHA's Spring 2023 Student Fellowship

Deadline: Friday, December 2, 2022
The Hawai‘i Public Health Association, founded in 1945, is an association of community members, public health professionals and organizations dedicated to improving public health. In order to better support students’ education, HPHA has established a competitive Student Board Fellowship. This semester-long fellowship will provide a student with the opportunity to learn about community board service, and includes a $500 stipend. 

Mass General Summer Research Trainee Program

Apply from November 1, 2022 to January 22, 2023

SRTP is an eight-week program at Mass General Hospital, one of the world’s highest-rated hospitals, which has the largest hospital-based research program in the United States. SRTP pairs accepted students with an MGH faculty preceptor to provide guidance and mentorship in a new or ongoing research project. This year the program is taking place from June 4, 2023, to July 28, 2023. 

Employment Opportunities

UH Mānoa Study Abroad Center Faculty Resident Director Application

Applications due Friday, November 4 at 4 PM HST

Thompson School OPHS Positions

Assistant Professor (Epidemiology)
Assistant Professor (Epidemiology/DS)
Assistant Professor (NHIH)

The Catalyst Group PT Research Assistant

Position involvement in various program evaluation and applied social research (surveys, field interviews/focus groups, needs assessment studies) tasks, working on primarily community based social, health and human services projects. The position assists with data collection (surveys, interviews, focus groups), data management and analysis, report writing, and presenting findings to client staff and other stakeholders.

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Location: Kauai


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Treatment Associate Full time and Part Time Flexible Schedule

Category: Social Work / Public Health
Location: Kaneohe, Hawaii

Full-time and part-time hours available. Flexible Schedule. 8 hour shift(s).

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Clinical Secretary

Category: Social Work / Public Health
Location: Kaneohe, Hawaii

Under the supervision of the Clinical Administrative Supervisor, provides clinical and administrative support to the adult services clinical staff. Protects confidentiality of clients and client records in accordance with federal regulations.

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