PIHOA News

PIHOA E-Blast: 66th PIHOA Executive Board Meeting

PIHOA E-Blast: 66th PIHOA Executive Board Meeting

The PIHOA Secretariat and Executive Board Members wish to convey a heartfelt mahalo and thank you to all of you who were able to join us at the 66th PIHOA Executive Board Meeting last month! Thank you all so much for your comments, inputs, dialogue, and feedback. We...

PIHOA Quarterly E-Newsletter: October 2019

PIHOA Quarterly E-Newsletter: October 2019

Check out PIHOA’s quarterly E-Newsletter HERE for the latest news from the US-affiliated Pacific Island (USAPI) health community. The October 2019 E-Newsletter features a summary of various regional meetings, conferences and trainings and updates on current...

WHO WPRO Director, Dr. Takeshi Kasai Visits PIHOA Guam Office

WHO WPRO Director, Dr. Takeshi Kasai Visits PIHOA Guam Office

This week the World Health Organization Regional Office for the Western Pacific (WHO WPRO), Dr. Takeshi Kasai met with the PIHOA Guam office staff, consultants and CDC placements in Hagatna! Former Guam Department of Public Health and Social Services (Guam DPHSS)...

Blood-borne Pathogens Training held in Pohnpei, FSM

Blood-borne Pathogens Training held in Pohnpei, FSM

In July 2019, a week long blood-borne pathogens training was held in Pohnpei, FSM. Bloodborne pathogens are infectious materials in the blood that can cause disease in humans, including but not limited to: Hepatitis B and C and human immunodeficiency virus, or HIV....