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'Imi Hale, the Native Hawaiian Cancer Research and Training Network

Principal Investigator: Clayton Chong (

  • Braun,KL, Tsark,J, Santos,LA, Abrigo,L.
    'Imi Hale -- the Native Hawaiian cancer awareness, research, and training network: second-year status report.
    Asian Am.Pac.Isl.J.Health 2003;10(1):4-16.
  • Braun,KL, Fong,M, Gotay,C, Chong,C.
    Ethnic differences in breast cancer in Hawaii; age, stage, hormone receptor status, and survival.
    Pac.Health Dialog. 2004;11(2):146-153.
  • Braun,KL, Fong,M, Gotay,C, Pagano,IS, Chong,C.
    Ethnicity and breast cancer in Hawaii: increased survival but continued disparity.
    Ethn.Dis. 2005;15(3):453-460.
  • Braun,KL, Yee,B, Browne,C, Mokuau,N.
    Native Hawaiian and Pacific Islander Elders. Closing the gap: A report on minority aging. Washington, DC.
    Gerontological Society of America 2005;47-59.
  • Braun,KL, Mokuau,N, Hunt,GH, Kaanoi,M, Gotay,CC.
    Supports and obstacles to cancer survival for Hawaii's native people.
    Cancer Pract. 2002;10(4):192-200.
  • Braun,KL, Fong,M, Kaanoi,ME, Kamaka,ML, Gotay,CC.
    Testing a culturally appropriate, theory-based intervention to improve colorectal cancer screening among Native Hawaiians.
    Prev.Med. 2005;40(6):619-627.
  • Chen,TH, Palafox,N, Ou,AC, Haberle,H, Miller,VP, Langidrik,J.
    Smoking Rates and risk factors among youth in the Republic of the Marshall Islanders: Results of a school survey.
    Pac.Health Dialog. 2004;11(2):107-113.
  • Fong,M, Braun,KL, Change, RM
    Native Hawaiian preferences for informed consent and disclosure of results from genetic research.
    J Cancer Educ. 2006; 21(Suppl.):S47-S52.
  • Fong,M, Braun,KL, Tsark,J.
    Improving Native Hawaiian health through community-based participatory research.
    Californian Journal of Health Promotion 2003;1:125-130.
  • Fong,M, Chang,ML, Braun,KL.
    Native Hawaiian preferences for informed consent and disclosure of results from research using stored biological specimens.
    Pac.Health Dialog. 2004;11(2):154-159.
  • Fujita,R, Braun,K, Hughes,C.
    The traditional Hawaiian diet: a review of the literature.
    Pac.Health Dialog. 2004;11(2):250-259.
  • Gunawardane,K, Demei,Y.
    Cancer Council of the Pacific Islands: speaking with one voice.
    Pac.Health Dialog. 2004;11(2):14-16.
  • Hughes,C, Higuchi,P.
    Ka Lokahi Wahine: a culturally based training for health professionals.
    Pac.Health Dialog. 2004;11(2):166-169.
  • Hughes,C.
    Factors associated with health-seeking behaviors of Native Hawaiian men.
    Pac.Health Dialog. 2004;11(2):176-182.
  • Ichiho,H, Gladu,R, Keybond,K, Ruben,K.
    Cancer in Chuuk State, Federated States of Micronesia.
    Pac.Health Dialog. 2004;11(2):30-36.
  • Ichiho,H.
    Cancer in Pohnpei State, Federated States of Micronesia.
    Pac.Health Dialog. 2004;11(2):44-49.
  • Ichiho,HM, Hughes,C.
    Ethnic health data in Hawai'i: describing the databases.
    Pac.Health Dialog. 2001;8(2):340-352.
  • Ka'opua,L.
    Community-based participatory research for health (book review).
    Pac.Health Dialog. 2004;11(2):268-269.
  • Ka'opua,L, Mishcke,DB, Lono,JK.
    Increasing participation in cancer research: insights from Native Hawaiian women in medically underserved communities.
    Pac.Health Dialog. 2004;11(2):170-175.
  • Ka'opua,LS, Gotay,CC, Hannum,M, Bunghanoy,G.
    Adaptation to long-term prostate cancer survival: the perspective of elderly Asian/Pacific Islander wives.
    Health Soc.Work 2005;30(2):145-154.
  • Ka'opua,LS.
    Training community practitioners in a research intervention: practice examples at the intersection of cancer, Western science, and native Hawaiian healing.
    Cancer Control 2003;10(5 Suppl):5-12.
  • Kaanoi,M, Braun,KL, Gotay,CC, Abrigo,L.
    Oncologists' knowledge, attitudes and practices related to cancer treatment clinical trials.
    Hawaii Med.J. 2002;61(5):91-95.
  • Kaanoi,M, Braun,KL, Gotay,C.
    Primary care physicians' knowledge, attitudes and practices related to cancer screening and cancer prevention clinical trials.
    Pac.Health Dialog. 2004;11(2):160-165.
  • Kaanoi,M.
    Time to care.
    Pac.Health Dialog. 2004;11(2):209-210.
  • Katz,A, Palafox,N, Johnson,D, Yamada,S, Ou,A, Minami,J.
    Cancer epidemiology in the freely associated U.S. Pacific Island jurisdictions: challenges and methodologic issues.
    Pac.Health Dialog. 2004;11(2):84-87.
  • Kroon,E, Reddy,R, Gunawardane,K, Briand,K, Riklon,S, Soe,T, Balaong,G.
    Cancer in the Republic of the Marshall Islands.
    Pac.Health Dialog. 2004;11(2):70-77.
  • Oneha,M.
    The 'place' of data.
    Pac.Health Dialog. 2004;11(2):204-208.
  • Ou,A, Kienene,T, Etheredge,GD, Palafox,N.
    Epidemiology of cancer in the Republic of Kiribati.
    Pac.Health Dialog. 2004;11(2):88-93.
  • Palafox,N, Yamada,S, Ou,A, Minami,J, Johnson,D, Katz,A.
    Cancer in Micronesia.
    Pac.Health Dialog. 2004;11(2):78-83.
  • Ruidas,L, Adaoag,A, Sesepasara,ML, Tofaeono-Williams,V.
    Cancer in American Samoa.
    Pac.Health Dialog. 2004;11(2):17-22.
  • Santos,L, Ka'ano'i,L, Shearer,L.
    Report on the National Conference on tobacco or Health Conference.
    Pac.Health Dialog. 2004;11(2):260-262.
  • Untalan,F, Woodruff,K, Hardy,C, Liao,M, Krupitsky,D.
    Disparities in outcomes for pediatric cancer patients treated in Hawaii: comparing Hawaii resident to children referred from the Pacific Islands.
    Pac.Health Dialog. 2004;11(2):114-119.
  • Wong,V, Taoka,S, Demei,Y, Soaladaob,F.
    Cancer in the Republic of Palau (Belau).
    Pac.Health Dialog. 2004;11(2):64-69.

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Updated: 02/16/12