March 2017 Updates and Announcements from the Executive Management Team

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  • Announcements and Recognition
    • Congratulations to Dr. Jeanelle Sugimoto-Matsuda (Assistant Professor) and Dr. Loraine Fleming (volunteer Assistant Clinical Professor) who was awarded the “Outstanding Community Mental Health Leader” award Mental Health America of Hawaii. which will be presented at the 12th Annual Mental Health Mahalo Awards.
    • Congratulations to the General Program for a successful match!
  • Publications
    • Nishimura, S. T., Hishinuma, E. S., Goebert, D. A., Onoye, J. M. M., & Sugimoto-Matsuda, J. J. (2017). A model for evaluating academic research centers: Case study of the Asian/Pacific Islander Youth Violence Prevention Center. Evaluation and Program Planning. doi:10.1016/j.evalprogplan.2017.02.010 [online first]
    • Balon, R., Morreale, M. K., Guerrero, A. P. S., Beresin, E. V., Brenner, A., Coverdale, J. H., Louie, A. K., & Roberts, L. W. (2017). Impact of educational experience on attitudes toward mental illness and career choice. Academic Psychiatry. doi:10.1007/s40596-017-0686-4 [online first]
    • Hishinuma, E. S., Smith, M. D., McCarthy, K., Lee, M., Goebert, D. A., Sugimoto-Matsuda, J. J., Andrade, N. N., Philip, J. B., Chung-Do, J. J., Hamamoto, R. S., & Andrade, J. K. L. (2017). Longitudinal prediction of suicide attempts for a diverse adolescent sample of Native Hawaiians, Pacific Peoples, and Asian Americans. Archives of Suicide Research. doi:10.1080/13811118.2016.1275992 [online first]
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Feb 2017 Updates and Announcements from the Executive Management Team

  • Announcements and recognitions:
    • Thank you to Dr. James Pearce for his 30 years of service
    • Thank you to Dr. Steven Williams for his 10 years of service
  • Publications:
    • Morreale, M. K., Balon, R., Beresin, E. V., Coverdale, J. H., Brenner, A., Guerrero, A., Louie, A. K., & Roberts, L. W. (2017). Providing psychiatric care for an expanding population of cancer survivors: Imperatives for psychiatric education and leadership. Academic Psychiatry, 41, 1-3. doi: 10.1007/s40596-016-0650-8
    • Doan, L. A., Williams, S. R., Takayesu, A., & Lu, B. (2017). Case-series reports on Lurasidone-associated mania. Journal of Clinical Psychopharmacology, 37(2), 1-2. [online]
    • Brenner, A. M., Balon, R., Coverdale, J. H., Beresin, E. V. Guerrero, A. P. S., Louie, A. K., & Roberts, L. W. (2017). Psychiatry workforce and psychiatry recruitment: Two intertwined challenges. Academic Psychiatry. doi:10.1007/s40596-017-0679-3 [online]
    • Louie, A. K., Trocked, M. T., Balon, R., Coverdale, J. H., Beresin, E. V., Brenner, A. M., Guerrero, A. P. S., & Roberts, L. W. (2017). “Physician wellness” as published in Academic Psychiatry. Academic Psychiatry. doi:10.1007/s40596-017-0677-5 [online]
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Jan 2017 Updates and Announcements from the Executive Management Team

  • Announcements:
    • Congratulations to the Child Program for a successful match!
  • Publications:
    • Schlozman, S., Beresin, E. V., Balon, R., Coverdale, J. H., Brenner, A. M., Louie, A. K., Guerrero, A. P. S., & Roberts, L. W. (2016). Stigma and mental health: A proposal for next steps. Academic Psychiatry, 40, 735-739.
    • Okihiro, M., Duke, L., Goebert, D., Ampolos, L., Camacho, C., Shanahan, N., Hishinuma, E., & Kaholokula, J. K. (2016). Promoting Optimal Native Outcomes (PONO) by understanding women’s stress experiences. Journal of Primary Prevention, 37(6). 10.1007/s10935-016-0460-5 [online first]
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Nov/Dec 2016 Updates and Announcements from the Executive Management Team

  • Announcements and recognitions:
    • Thank you to Dr. Naleen Andrade for her 30 years of service at the University of Hawaii
    • Good luck and aloha to Dr. Leslie Matsukawa in Colorado
    • Congratulations to Drs. Gretchen Gavero and Jeanelle Sugimoto-Matsuda for their nominations for the Excellence in Teaching Award
  • Publications:
    • Haning, W. (2016). Tow Humanism in Medicine Address: Death Was Never Enemy of Ours. Hawai‘i Journal of Medical and Public Health, 75(10), 310-311. PMID: 27738565
    • Tateno, M., Skokauskas, N., Kato, T. A., Teo, A. R., & Guerrero, A. P. S. (2016). New game software (Pokemon Go) may help youth with severe social withdrawal, hikikomori. Psychiatry Research. [online first]
    • Balon, R. Beresin, E. V., Brenner, A. M., Coverdale, J. H., Guerrero, A. P., Louie, A. K., & Roberts, L. W. (2016). Opportunities and challenges of global mental health. Academic Psychiatry, 40(4), 643-646. doi:10.1007/s40596-016-0574-3
    • Brenner, A. M., Guerrero, A. P., Beresin, E. V., Coverdale, J. H., Balon, R., Louie, A. K., & Roberts, L. W. (2016). Teaching medical students and residents about homelessness: Complex, evidence-based, and imperative. Academic Psychiatry, 40(4), 572-575. doi:10.1007/s40596-016-0571-6
    • Chung-Do, J. J., Bifulco, K., Antonio, M., Tydingco, T., Helm, S., & Goebert, D. A. (2016). A cultural analysis of the NAMI-NH Connect Suicide Prevention Program by rural community leaders in Hawai‘i. Journal of Rural Mental Health, 40(2), 87-102. doi:10.1037/rmh0000044
    • Helm, S., & Okamoto, S. K. (2016). Gendered perceptions of drugs, aggression, and violence. Journal of Interpersonal Violence. doi:10.1177/0886260516660301 [online first]
    • Skokaukas, N., & Guerrero, A. P. S. (2016). Problem-based learning as a vehicle for collaborating internationally and introducing faculty and trainees to difference scholarship perspectives. Academic Psychiatry. doi:10.1007/s40596-016-0602-3 [online first]
    • Andrade, J. K. L. (2016). Improving health equity through minority psychiatry trainees: One journey to becoming an academic psychiatrist of indigenous ancestry. Academic Psychiatry. doi:10.1007/s40596-016-0649-1 [online]
    • Danz, T. M. (2016). The gatekeeper. Academic Psychiatry. doi:10.1007/s40596-016-0645-5 [online]
    • Gavero, G. C. (2016). The importance of early mentorship for minority students. Academic Psychiatry. [online] doi:10.1007/s40596-016-0643-7
    • Morreale, M. K., Balon, R., Beresin, E. V., Coverdale, J. H., Brenner, A., Guerrero, A., Louie, A. K., & Roberts, L. W. (2016). Providing psychiatric care for an expanding population of cancer survivors: Imperatives for psychiatric education and leadership. Academic Psychiatry. doi:10.1007/s40596-016-0650-8 [online]
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Sept/Oct 2016 Updates and Announcements from the Executive Management Team

  • Announcements/Recognitions:

    • Thank you to Dr. William Haning for his 20 years of service at the University of Hawaii
    • Thank you to Mr. Tim Unten for his 10 years of service at the University of Hawaii
    • Welcome to Dr. Jaime Stevens
  • Publications:
    • Park, T. M., & Haning, III, W. F. (2016). Stimulant use disorders. Child and Adolescent Psychiatric Clinics of North America, 25, 461-471.
    • Helm, S., Kissinger, D., Goebert, D., Agoha, R., Tanabe, R., & Alicata, D. (2016). Child and adolescent telepsychiatry in an academic-community partnership: Providers’ perceptions on teamwork. Journal of Rural Mental Health, 40(2), 103-112.
    • Streltzer, J. (2016). The International College of Psychosomatic Medicine: A personal history. BioPsychoSocial Medicine, 10(25), 1-6.
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July 2016 Updates and Announcements from the Executive Management Team

  • Announcements and Recognitions:
    • Welcome to the new academic year!
    • Congratulations to Mr. Mark Lee on his accomplishments!
      • Mr. Lee graduated with a B.S. in Molecular Cell Biology and with Honors in Mathematics in Spring 2016, and completed his Senior Honors Thesis in Mathematics (B.S.) entitled “Ethno-Cultural Differences in Later-Life Caregiving Expectations, Caregiver Burden, Family Dynamics, and Healthcare Decision-Making Factors.” Committee Members: Dr. Jane Onoye (Advisor, Psychiatry) Dr. Leslie Wilson (Mathematics), Dr. Brett Lu (Psychiatry), and Ms. Jody Mishan (Hawaii Alzheimer’s Disease Initiative – Specialized Supportive Services Program, Center on Aging, University of Hawaii)
      • He was recently awarded an Honors Thesis prize for his work from the University of Hawaii Honors Program.
      • Mr. Lee will be attending Weill Cornell Medical College in Fall 2016.
  • Publications
    • Opportunities and Challenges of Global Mental Health.
      Balon R, Beresin EV, Brenner AM, Coverdale JH, Guerrero AP, Louie AK, Roberts LW.
      Acad Psychiatry. 2016 Aug;40(4):643-6. doi: 10.1007/s40596-016-0574-3. Epub 2016 Jun 6. No abstract available.
      PMID: 27270737
    • Teaching Medical Students and Residents about Homelessness: Complex, Evidence-Based, and Imperative.
      Brenner AM, Guerrero AP, Beresin EV, Coverdale JH, Balon R, Louie AK, Roberts LW.
      Acad Psychiatry. 2016 Aug;40(4):572-5. doi: 10.1007/s40596-016-0571-6. Epub 2016 May 24. No abstract available.
      PMID: 27220731
    • Can Kylo Ren Be Redeemed? New Potential Lessons from Star Wars Episode VII.
      Guerrero AP, Jamora MJ.
      Acad Psychiatry. 2016 Aug;40(4):630-3. doi: 10.1007/s40596-016-0565-4. Epub 2016 May 11. No abstract available.
      PMID: 27170364
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