Caring the Pacific Way

Jeannette Koijane, Executive Director of Kōkua Mau, will be presenting "Caring the Pacific Way", an overview recent palliative care efforts in Micronesia and American Samoa.  

Friday, Dec. 13
Queen’s Conference Center
12:00-1:30pm
Please register for the presentation on-line.

Learning objectives:

  1. Describe the current situation in the USAPI with regards to the need for palliative care and palliative care training
  2. Describe components of a culturally and resource appropriate palliative care curriculum.

Remote VTC/VCC sites access on the neighbor islands-site selection when you register. CEUs will be available for CSAC and general attendance certificate. Parking on your own (see our tips for QMC parking).

Jeannette Koijane has been involved in the Palliative Care Curriculum for the USAPI (US  Affiliated Pacific  Islands) since it inception. She has been  assisting the jurisdictions to develop palliative care programs through a collaboration of Kōkua Mau with the UH Cancer Center and the Department for Family Medicine and Community Health, John A. Burns School of Medicine.