HICORE — Hawaii Initiative for Childhood Obesity Research and Education
  • Education

    Example

    Serving as a center for the education to community members, medical students, residents, physicians and others in the area of childhood and adolescent obesity in Hawaii.

    Education
  • Research

    Example

    Supporting community-based participatory methods and the socio-ecologic approach to childhood obesity research in Hawaii.

    Research
  • Research and Education Targeting Childhood Obesity

    Example

    Providing collaborative and multi-disciplinary leadership in research and education targeting childhood and adolescent obesity in Hawaii to improve the health and wellness of Hawaii’s families now and for future generations.

    About

Research

Current Projects

  • Children's Healthy Living Project - New Newsletter
  • Pili 'Aina Project: Partnerships to Overcome Obesity Disparities
  • Ho'ala  - Fighting Obesity in Hawaii County
  • Hawaii Health Matters

Research Resources

  • Center for Native and Pacific Health Disparities Research
  • Pacific Diabetes Education Program (PDEP)
  • Hawaii State Department of Health 
  • U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
  • State of Hawaii Department of Human Services Databook
  • Native Hawaiian Health Study

Funding Opportunities

  • The Doris Duke Charitable Foundation Announces New Grant Competition 
  • NCOOR Funding Opportunities

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Education

Hawaii Physical Activity and Nutrition Newsletter- October 2013

 

2012-2013 “Introduction to the Principles and Practice of Clinical Research” course is now open.

Pediatric Obesity Prevention Training

 

A Focus on Childhood Obesity in California

Nutrition and Obesity Prevention CME/CE

 

Physical Activity Yields Better Academic Peformance in Children

Nutrition and Obesity Prevention CME/CE

 

An Evaluation of Mother-Centered Anticipatory Guidance to Reduce Obesogenic Infant Feeding Behaviors

Nutrition and Obesity Prevention CME/CE

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Updates

CDC Prevention Status Report Hawaii 2013: Nutrition, Physical Activity, and Obesity

January 22, 2014

 

AAP Clinical Report: Health Experts Determine Water Births Have No Proven Health Benefits

March 24, 2014

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American Diabetes Association's 74th Scientific Sessions

Date: June 13-14, 2014

 

Pediatric Academic Societies and Asian Society for Pediatric Research (PAS/ASPR) Joint Meeting - Call for Abstracts

Date: May 3 - May 6, 2014

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