‘A‘ohe ipu ‘ōpio e ‘ole ka mimino i ka lā.

No immature gourd can withstand withering in the sun.
‘Ōlelo No‘eau: No child can get along without adult care.

Improving Native Hawaiian Health and Well-Being

Founded in 1988, Papa Ola Lokahi is a 501(c)(3) that embodies the holistic approach that brings together mind, body and spirit in the pursuit of optimum health and well-being for Native Hawaiians.


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Innovative and Incubated Projects

Data and Research

Health Workforce

Hawaiian Health Policy

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What’s New

  • Published On: January 22nd, 2024Categories: Blog
  • Ke'alohi has focused on indigenous data sovereignty and the disaggregation of NHPI data at a state level during the COVID-19 pandemic. Her current focus is on Alzheimers Disease and Related Dementia, ADRD, research and traditional health interventions for dementia in Native Hawaiian and Pacific Islander populations, as well as NHPI community-led research and indigenous Pacific methodologies.

    Published On: December 11th, 2023Categories: Blog