Category Archives: health issues

2018 Teen Health Camp in West Hawai`i

It’s back! This popular event is scheduled for April 7, 2018 (Saturday), from 8:30 AM – 3:00 PM, at the Kealakehe High School cafeteria. The target audience are students in Grades 8-12 from all all forms of schools (public, private, … Continue reading

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Host Families Wanted

UH Manoa’s John A. Burns School of Medicine (JABSOM) is seeking host families within the North Hawai`i community for four medical residents for upcoming OB (obstetrical) rotations in Waimea. Host Family Flyer The residents are scheduled to arrive beginning February … Continue reading

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Hawai`i Tobacco Quitline Services for Youth

Announcement from Hawaii Pubic Health Institute (HIPHI) Hawaii Public Health Institute Tami MacAller, West Hawaii Community Coordinator Hawai’i Public Health Institute Phone: 808.238.0930 Email: Tami@HIPHI.org “Did you know that a lifetime of smoking and other tobacco use almost always begins … Continue reading

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GHS Poster & Pictogram Instructions

Many thanks for Central District CTE Resource Teacher Myles Yamamoto for sharing this information. Team work works! sds-efffective-dates-and-requiments Reminder: HazCom violations are now at $3,150! Place posters in strategic locations especially around the hazardous chemical storage areas and that can … Continue reading

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Big Island Teen Health Camp

The Teen Health Camp is back on the West side! Mark the date (November 12, 2016) and register for this free event that introduces students in Grades 8-12 to career options and opportunities in the healthcare pathway. Camp is open … Continue reading

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Opportunities for Students Interested in Health Sciences

Our new Perkins RT (Patricia Beardeaux) has compiled these great opportunities for our schools. Take advantage of them as much as possible! Health Sciences Opportunities.Nem Check out these two services provided by the UH JABSOM’s AHEC (Area Health Education Center) … Continue reading

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Food Safety and Food Safety Modernization Act (FSMA)

Given the current trend of healthy eating and living, this is a good site for NR teachers and students, as well as the general public: UH Manoa College of Tropical Agriculture & Human Resources GAP Education Food Safety & Good … Continue reading

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