Seto, Todd MD

Associate Program Director, RMATRIX
Core Director - Collaborations and Partnerships
Core Co-Director - Clinical Research Resources & Facilities
HEALTH Initiative Leader - Cardiovascular
RMATRIX Scientific Subcommittee Associate Professor, Department of Medicine


Scientific Highlights

Expertise: Health Services Research, Outcomes Research, Cost-effectiveness Analysis, Cardiovascular Disease

Selected Publications

  • Kataoka-Yahiro MR, Inouye J, Seto TB, Braun KL.
    Translational research education and training needs in Hawai'i.
    Hawaii J Med Public Health 2015 [more...]

  • Parikh NI, Gerschenson M, Bennett K, Gangcuangco LM, Lopez MS, Mehta NN, Playford MP, Nakamoto BK, Seto TB, Chow DC, Shikuma CM.
    Lipoprotein concentration, particle number, size and cholesterol efflux capacity are associated with mitochondrial oxidative stress and function in an HIV positive cohort.
    Atherosclerosis 2015 [more...]

  • Sentell T, Miyamura J, Ahn HJ, Chen JJ, Seto T, Juarez D.
    Potentially Preventable Hospitalizations for Congestive Heart Failure Among Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders in Hawai'i.
    J Immigr Minor Health 2015 [more...]

  • Sentell TL, Valcour N, Ahn HJ, Miyamura J, Nakamoto B, Chow D, Masaki K, Seto TB, Chen JJ, Shikuma C.
    High rates of Native Hawaiian and older Japanese adults hospitalized with dementia in Hawai'i.
    J Am Geriatr Soc 2015 [more...]

  • Barbour JD, Jalbert EC, Chow DC, Gangcuangco LM, Norris PJ, Keating SM, Heitman J, Nagamine L, Seto T, Ndhlovu LC, Nakamoto BK, Hodis HN, Parikh NI, Shikuma CM.
    Reduced CD14 expression on classical monocytes and vascular endothelial adhesion markers independently associate with carotid artery intima media thickness in chronically HIV-1 infected adults on virologically suppressive anti-retroviral therapy.
    Atherosclerosis 2014 [more...]

  • Shikuma CM, Chow DC, Gangcuangco LM, Zhang G, Keating SM, Norris PJ, Seto TB, Parikh N, Kallianpur KJ, Nakamoto BK, Nagamine LS, Ndhlovu LC, Barbour JD.
    Monocytes expand with immune dysregulation and is associated with insulin resistance in older individuals with chronic HIV.
    PLoS One 2014 [more...]

  • Hedges JR, Seto TB, Shiramizu B.
    Abstracts of the Third Cross-Cultural Health Care Conference: Collaborative and Multidisciplinary Interventions, February 8-9, 2013, Hawaii.
    Hawaii J Med Public Health 2013 [more...]

  • Jalbert E, Crawford TQ, D'Antoni ML, Keating SM, Norris PJ, Nakamoto BK, Seto T, Parikh NI, Shikuma CM, Ndhlovu LC, Barbour JD.
    IL-1B enriched monocytes mount massive IL-6 responses to common inflammatory triggers among chronically HIV-1 infected adults on stable anti-retroviral therapy at risk for cardiovascular disease.
    PLoS One 2013 [more...]

  • Nakagawa K, Koenig MA, Asai SM, Chang CW, Seto TB.
    Disparities among Asians and native Hawaiians and Pacific Islanders with ischemic stroke.
    Neurology 2013 [more...]

  • Nakagawa K, Vento MA, Seto TB, Koenig MA, Asai SM, Chang CW, Hemphill JC.
    Sex differences in the use of early do-not-resuscitate orders after intracerebral hemorrhage.
    Stroke 2013 [more...]

  • Thomas BS, Bello EF, Seto TB.
    Prevalence and predictors of compliance with discontinuation of airborne isolation in patients with suspected pulmonary tuberculosis.
    Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 2013 [more...]

  • Thomas BS, Okamoto K, Bankowski MJ, Seto TB.
    A Lethal Case of Pseudomonas putida Bacteremia Due to Soft Tissue Infection.
    Infect Dis Clin Pract (Baltim Md) 2013 [more...]

  • Vawer M, Kaina P, Leonard A, Ogata M, Blackburn B, Young M, Seto TB.
    Navigating the cultural geography of indigenous peoples' attitude toward genetic research: the Ohana (family) heart project.
    Int J Circumpolar Health 2013 [more...]

  • Won S, Hong RA, Shohet RV, Seto TB, Parikh NI.
    Methamphetamine-associated cardiomyopathy.
    Clin Cardiol 2013 [more...]

  • Chow D, Kocher M, Shikuma C, Parikh N, Grandinetti A, Nakamoto B, Seto T, Low P.
    Effects of antiretroviral therapy on autonomic function in early HIV infection: a preliminary report.
    Int J Med Sci 2012 [more...]

  • Look MA, Kaholokula JK, Carvhalo A, Seto T, de Silva M.
    Developing a culturally based cardiac rehabilitation program: the HELA study.
    Prog Community Health Partnersh 2012 [more...]

  • Nakagawa K, Koenig MA, Seto TB, Asai SM, Chang CW.
    Racial disparities among Native Hawaiians and Pacific Islanders with intracerebral hemorrhage.
    Neurology 2012 [more...]

  • Shikuma CM, Seto T, Liang CY, Bennett K, DeGruttola V, Gerschenson M, Stein JH, Budoff M, Hodis HN, Delaney JA, Ogata-Arakaki D, Pramyothin P, Chow D.
    Vitamin D levels and markers of arterial dysfunction in HIV.
    AIDS Res Hum Retroviruses 2012 [more...]

  • Hedges JR, Shiramizu B, Seto T.
    RMATRIX - Clinical Translational Research Award.
    Hawaii Med J 2011 [more...]

12 July 2018:
Summer Career Development Workshop July 12-13, Seattle WA

Geographic Management of Cancer Health Disparities (GMap)
Summer Career Development Workshop July 12-13, Seattle WA

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Supported by a grant from the National Institute on Minority Health and Health Disparities (U54MD007584), National Institutes of Health.