Jane Chung-Do, DrPH


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Jane Chung-Do, DrPH

Associate Professor

Academic Degrees

  • DrPH (Community-Based and Translational Research), University of Hawai‘i at Mānoa
  • MPH (Social and Behavioral Health Sciences), University of Hawai‘i at Mānoa
  • BA (Biology and Psychology), Gonzaga University

Research Interests

Dr. Jane Chung-Do's research interests focus on enhancing youth and family wellness in rural and minority communities across the State of Hawai'i.  Topics of past research projects include interpersonal youth violence, gender violence, school connectedness, suicide, and child abuse and neglect through primary prevention efforts and strength-based approaches. Dr. Chung-Do is specifically interested in promoting community-university partnerships to strengthen community-based participatory research and culturally-based programming.  

Selected Publications

Chung-Do, J. J., Napoli, S., B., Hooper, K., Tydingco, T., Bifulco, K., & Goebert, D. A. (2014). Youth-led Suicide Prevention in an Indigenous Rural Community. Psychiatric Times. Available at: http://www.psychiatrictimes.com/cultural-psychiatry/youth-led-suicide-prevention-indigenous-rural-community.

Chung-Do, J., Filibeck, K., Goebert, D., Arakawa, G., Fraser, D., Laboy, J., & Minakami, D. (2013). Understanding students’ perceptions of a high school course designed to enhance school connectedness. Journal of School Health, (83)7, 478-484.

Matsu, C., Goebert, D., Chung-Do, J., Carlton, B., Sugimoto-Matsuda, J. & Nishimura, S. (2013). Disparities in psychiatric emergency department visits among youth in Hawai‘i, 2000 to 2010. The Journal of Pediatrics, 162(30), 618-623. doi: 10.1016/j.jpeds.2012.09.006. Epub 2012 Oct 23.

Chung-Do, J., Helm, S., Fukuda, M., Nishimura, S., & Else, I. (2013). Rural mental health: Implications for telepsychiatry in clinical service, workforce development, and organizational capacity. Telemedicine and e-Health, 8(3). DOI: 10.1089/tmj.2011.0107.

Goebert, D., Chang, J. Y., Chung-Do, J., Else, I. R. N., Hamagami, F., Helm, S., Kinkade, K., & Sugimoto-Matsuda, J. J. (2012). Social-ecological determinants of youth violence among ethnically diverse Asian and Pacific Islander students. Maternal and Child Health Journal. doi:10.1007/s10995-010-0726-0.