PIHOA Executive Board Meetings

Two PIHOA Executive Board Meetings are held every year, one being hosted by the PIHOA Secretariat in Honolulu while the second meeting is rotated amongst the six USAPI jurisdictions.  The meeting objective is to convene senior and deputy health leadership from Guam, the Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands, American Samoa, the Republic of the Marshall Islands, the Republic of Palau and the Federated States of Micronesia to discuss issues of regional significance, and by the end of the meeting, decide on critical priorities through official communiques, resolutions and recommendations.

 

67th PIHOA Virtual Executive Board Meeting

Date: November 10-12, 2020 (Hawaii Time)

Location: Zoom

The 67th PIHOA Virtual Executive Board Meeting will bring together key senior and deputy health leadership from Guam, the Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands, American Samoa, the Republic of the Marshall Islands, the Republic of Palau and the Federated States of Micronesia to discuss issues of regional significance and decide on critical priorities. 

Meeting Contacts

Questions on Meeting Content:

Emi Chutaro,  Executive Director: emic@pihoa.org

Janet Camacho, Deputy Director: janetc@pihoa.org

Questions on Meeting Logistics:

Regie Tolentino, Administrator/HR: regiet@pihoa.org

Billie Hiraishi, Communications Officer: billieh@pihoa.org

PIHOA Secretariat Honolulu Office: +1-808-537-3131

67th PIHOA Virtual Executive Board Meeting Schedule

DAY 1 - November 10/11, 2020 (CLOSED SESSION)

Closed PIHOA Board Member Mindfulness Retreat (Executive and Associate Members only).

Time Zones

Date Jurisdiction Time 
Nov. 10 American Samoa 2:00pm – 4:30pm
Hawaii 3:00pm – 5:30pm
Nov. 11 Palau 10:00am – 12:30pm
Yap, FSM 10:00am – 12:30pm
Guam 11:00am – 1:30pm
CNMI 11:00am – 1:30pm
Chuuk, FSM 11:00am – 1:30pm
Pohnpei, FSM 12:00pm – 2:30pm
Kosrae, FSM 12:00pm – 2:30pm
RMI 1:00pm – 3:30pm

Zoom Link – Please contact Regie Tolentino or Billie Hiraishi for the Zoom link (PIHOA Executive and Associate Members only).

 

DAY 2, November 11/12, 2020 (OPEN SESSION)

Three-hour Open Sessions for Presentations and Discussions on Specific Topics.

Agenda Items 

  • Sustainable Financing – Metrics and Techniques to Assess Alignment Between Population Health Needs and Health Financing.
  • Telehealth and Telemedicine – Opportunities and Scope for Expanding Tele-Health/Medicine Based on Best Practices and Lessons Learned in the USAPIs.

Time Zones

Date Jurisdiction Time 
Nov. 11 American Samoa 1:00pm – 5:15pm
Hawaii 2:00pm – 6:15pm
Nov. 12 Palau 9:00am – 1:15pm
Yap, FSM 9:00am – 1:15pm
Guam 10:00am – 2:15pm
CNMI 10:00am – 2:15pm
Chuuk, FSM 10:00am – 2:15pm
Pohnpei, FSM 11:00am – 3:15pm
Kosrae, FSM 11:00am – 3:15pm
RMI 12:00pm – 4:15pm

Zoom Link

https://us02web.zoom.us/j/89480323504. Please contact Regie Tolentino or Billie Hiraishi if you have any issues accessing the zoom call.

DAY 3 - November 12/13, 2020 (CLOSED SESSION)

Closed Executive and Associate Member Business Meeting (Executive and Associate Members only). 

Time Zones

Date Jurisdiction Time 
Nov. 12 American Samoa 2:00pm – 4:00pm
Hawaii 3:00pm – 5:00pm
Nov. 13 Palau 10:00am – 12:00pm
Yap, FSM 10:00am – 12:00pm
Guam 11:00am – 1:00pm
CNMI 11:00am – 1:00pm
Chuuk, FSM 11:00am – 1:00pm
Pohnpei, FSM 12:00pm – 2:00pm
Kosrae, FSM 12:00pm – 2:00pm
RMI 1:00pm – 3:00pm

Zoom Link – Please contact Regie Tolentino or Billie Hiraishi for the Zoom link (PIHOA Executive and Associate Members only).

Past PIHOA Executive Board Meetings

The 66th PIHOA Executive Board Meeting was held in Honolulu, HI from November 18-22, 2019. Conference information is available HERE.

The 65th PIHOA Executive Board Meeting was held in Koror, Palau from March 25-28, 2019. Conference information is available HERE.

The 64th PIHOA Executive Board Meeting was held in Honolulu, HI from September 3-6, 2018. Conference information is available HERE.

The 63rd PIHOA Executive Board Meeting was held in Pago Pago, American Samoa from March 26-30, 2018. Conference information is available HERE.

The 62nd PIHOA Executive Board Meeting was held in Honolulu, HI from October 3-5, 2017.

The 61st PIHOA Executive Board Meeting was held in Saipan, CNMI from March 28-31, 2017.

The 60th PIHOA Executive Board Meeting was held in Honolulu, Hawaii from August 30 – September 1, 2016.

The 59th PIHOA Executive Board Meeting was held in Majuro, RMI from March 21-24, 2016.

The 58th PIHOA Executive Board Meeting was held in Honolulu from August 5-7, 2015.

The 57th PIHOA Executive Board Meeting was held in Palau from March 9-13, 2015.

The 56th PIHOA Executive Board Meeting was held in Honolulu, Hawaii from August 11-15, 2014.

The 55th PIHOA Executive Board Meeting was held in Pohnpei, FSM from March 11-13, 2014.

 

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