People at RMATRIX



Emerging Investigators
photo Burlingame, Janet MD

Pilot Project Co-PI
Emerging Investigator - Perinatal, Growth, and Developmental Health
Assistant Professor, Obstetrics & Gynecology and Women’s Health
John A. Burns School of Medicine

808.203.6543
burlinga@hawaii.edu


photo Chow, Dominic MD, PhD

Associate Professor
Departments of Internal Medicine and Pediatrics
John A. Burns School of Medicine
University of Hawaii Manoa

dominicc@hawaii.edu


photo Csiszar, Katalin PhD

Pilot Project PI
Emerging Investigator
Researcher, Department of Anatomy, Biochemistry & Physiology
Researcher, Department of Complementary & Alternative Medicine
John A. Burns School of Medicine

808.956.9452
katalin@hawaii.edu


photo Kaholokula, Joseph Keawe'aimoku PhD

Core Co-Director - Community-Based Research
HEALTH Initiative Leader - Nutrition & Metabolic
Chair, Department of Native Hawaiian Health
John A Burns School of Medicine

808.692.1047
kaholoku@hawaii.edu


photo Morita, Shane MD, MS

Pilot Project PI
Emerging Investigator - Cancer
Director, Surgical Oncology Research Program
Assistant Professor, Department of Surgery
John A Burns School of Medicine

808.547.8777
smorita@queens.org


photo Nakamoto, Beau MD PhD

Pilot Project PI
Emerging Investigator - Aging & Neurocognitive Health
Assistant Professor, Department of Medicine
John A. Burns School of Medicine

808.779.5980


photo Neal, Charles Jr. MD, PhD

HEALTH Initiative Leader - Perinatal, Growth, and Development
Pilot Project Co-PI
Emerging Investigator - Perinatal, Growth, and Development
Associate Professor, Department of Pediatrics
John A. Burns School of Medicine

808.983.8387
cneal@kapiolani.org


Parikh, Nisha MD

Emerging Investigator
HEALTH Initiative Scholar - Cardiovascular Health
Clinical and Research Cardiovascular Physician, Queen’s Medical Center
Assistant Professor, Department of Medicine
John A. Burns School of Medicine

808.537.7152


photo Sentell, Tetine PhD

Pilot Project PI
Associate Professor
Office of Public Health Studies
University of Hawai’i at Manoa

(808) 956-5781
tsentell@hawaii.edu


photo Somponpun, Suwit Jack PhD

Pilot Project PI
Emerging Investigator - Cardiovascular Health
Assistant Professor
Dept. of Anatomy, Biochemistry & Physiology
John A. Burns School of Medicine

808.692.1420
suwit@hawaii.edu


photo Stokes, Alexander PhD, BSc, MSc

Pilot Project PI
Emerging Investigator - Cardiovascular Health
Assistant Researcher, Department of Cell & Molecular Biology
John A. Burns School of Medicine

808.692.1633


photo Urschitz, Johann PhD

Pilot Project PI
Emerging Investigator - Perinatal, Growth, and Development
Assistant Professor, Department of Anatomy, Biochemistry & Physiology
John A. Burns School of Medicine

808.956.7417
johann@hawaii.edu


photo Yanagihara, Angel PhD

Pilot Project PI
Emerging Investigator - Cardiovascular Health
Assistant Researcher, Department of Tropical Medicine, Medical Microbiology & Pharmacology
John A. Burns School of Medicine

808.956.8328


photo Zuo, Yi PhD

Pilot Project PI
Emerging Investigator - Respiratory
Assistant Professor, Department of Mechanical Engineering
College of Engineering
University of Hawaii Manoa

808.956.9650


News
06 November 2017:
NRMN Grant Writing Coaching Group Applications

Are you preparing a proposal to submit to NIH in the upcoming months? Do you want to be coached on effective writing techniques from experienced grant…

04 October 2017:
Ola Hawaii - 2017 Pilot Projects Program - Call for Letters of Intent

We are pleased to announce that we have an additional opportunity for investigators to apply for pilot projects. Ola HAWAII (Health And Wellness Achi…

15 September 2017:
RCMI Conference Travel Support

We are currently encouraging scientists engaged in health disparities research, healthcare and public health professionals, public policy professional…


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Seminars & Events
16 June 2017, 9am - 10:30am:
HEALTH & MEDICINE SEMINAR - Kukulu Ola Hou
02 June 2017, 8:15am - 4:10pm:
PROMOTING EXCELLENCE IN CLINICAL RESEARCH
02 November 2016, 9am:
RMATRIX-II Collaboration Pilot Projects Program 2017 -- Informational Webinar

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