Youth and Community Wellness – Jane Chung-Do, DrPH – University of Hawai’i

Although Hawai’i is one of the healthiest states in the U.S., native Hawaiians face high levels of obesity, heart disease, and diabetes, as well as depression and anxiety.

Dr. Jane Chung-Do is an Assistant Professor of Public Health Studies at the University of Hawai’i. Her research focuses on health disparities, specifically on enhancing youth and family wellness in rural and minority communities across the State of Hawai’i. She is especially interested in promoting community-university partnerships to strengthen community-based participatory research and culturally-based programming. Learn more about Dr. Chung-Do here.