About the Journal
ISSN 2641-5216 (Print), ISSN 2641-5224 (Online)
The Hawaiʻi Journal of Health & Social Welfare is a monthly peer-reviewed journal with the aim of advancing knowledge about health and social welfare, with a focus on the diverse peoples and unique environments of Hawaiʻi and the Pacific region.
The lead academic partners are the five units of the University of Hawaiʻi (UH) College of Health Sciences and Social Welfare. This includes the John A. Burns School of Medicine, the Thompson School of Social Work & Public Health, the Nancy Atmospera-Walch School of Nursing, the UH Cancer Center, and the Daniel K. Inouye College of Pharmacy.
January 2023, Volume 82, No. 1
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COVID-19 Information Seeking Behaviors of University of Hawai‘i at Mānoa Undergraduates: Information Channels, Sources, and Consumption
Jessica Gasiorek PhD; Amy S. Ebesu Hubbard PhD; Soo Yun Shin PhD
A Qualitative Study on Preventing Gestational Diabetes in Native Hawaiian and Pacific Islander Adolescent Females: Perspectives from an Expert Panel of Health Care Providers
Sarah A. Stotz PhD, MS, RDN, CDCES; Kelly R. Moore MD, FAAP; Denise Charron-Prochownik PhD, CPNP, FAAN; Andrea Fischl PhD, MPH; Kim Spencer; Marjorie K.L.M. Mau MD, MS, MACP, FRCP
SHOTLIGHT ON NURSING
Transforming the Future of Health Care Today with Interprofessional Education
Lorrie Wong PhD, RN, CHSE-A; Robin Arndt MSW, LSW; Alan R. Katz MD, MPH; Joanne R. Loos PhD; Kamal Masaki MD; Sheri Tokumaru PhamD; Katherine Finn Davis PhD, RN, APRN, CPNP, FAAN
INSIGHTS IN PUBLIC HEALTH
Trends and Patterns of Hepatitis B Associated Deaths in Hawai‘i, 2000 - 2020
Nichole Rahberg MS; Fenfang Li PhD; Risa Goto BS; Thaddeus Pham BS