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.
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Association Between Stress and Social Support Among Young Adult Pacific Islander Smokers
Patchareeya P. Kwan PhD, MPH; James Russell Pike MBA; Danielle Erika Co MPH; Shenazar Esmundo MPH; Dorothy Etimani S. Vaivao; Vanessa Tui’one May; Jane Ka‘ala Pang; Melanie Sabado-Liwag PhD, MPH; Nasya S. Tan MPH; Sora Park Tanjasiri DrPH; Bin Xie PhD; Paula H. Palmer PhD
Limited English Proficiency, Postoperative Complications, and Interpreter Use in Vascular Surgery Patients in Hawai‘i
Uliana Kostareva PhD, RN; Katie Pe‘a (Varik) RHIT, CPHRM; Chathura Siriwardhana PhD; Min Liu PhD; Kristine Qureshi PhD, RN, CEN, PHNA-BC, FAAN
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Mentoring as a Means to Achieving Workforce Diversification in Orthopaedic Surgery
Makoa Mau BS; Maria B.J. Chun PhD