Completed Projects: Dr. Nigg as Co-Investigator / Other

R25 CA090956 (Maskarinec, Role Co-I, behavioral lead) 12/01/07-11/30/13 NIH/NCI

Nutritional & Behavioral Cancer Prevention in a Multi-ethnic Population

This Cancer Education and Career Development Program will train postdoctoral fellows to function as independent researchers in a multidisciplinary environment focusing on nutritional epidemiology and behavioral cancer prevention in a multi-ethnic population.

fun 5 logoOffice of Hawaiian Affairs to Kahoomiki

(PI Zeug, role PI of evaluation Nigg)  


To evaluate Fun 5 - a Physical Activity and Nutrition Program for elementary afterschool programs across Hawai‘i.

(PI Buenconsejo-Lum, role Co-I)                              


Hawaii State Department of Health   

HMSA Foundation

(PI, Okihiro, role evaluator)      

09/15/12 – 09/14/13

To evaluate portions of the 5210 initiative targeted to breakfast for children.

 U.S. Army Medical Research and Materiel Command (USAMRMC)

(PI Birkmire-Peters; role Co-I)                                                                   

18/09/09 – 17/09/10

To evaluate, using a stage of change approach, a diabetes retinal imaging portal as a counseling support for multiple behaviors related to diabetes management.

 (PI Lee, role Co-I)                                         


Hawaii Community Foundation                                  

This project attempts to reduce smoking in college students by combining a cessation program with an exercise program.