Jeannette G. Koijane, MPH

Jeannette G. Koijane, MPH is the Executive Director of Kōkua Mau, a movement to make conversations about improving care the norm, an organization she has worked with for over 19 years, beginning while she worked at the Executive Office on Aging. She received her graduate degree in Public Health from the University of Hawaii and her undergraduate degree from Cornell University. Jeannette has worked in the US Affiliated Pacific Islands helping to develop palliative care programs through a collaboration with the UH Cancer Center and John A. Burns School of Medicine. She serves as a volunteer advisor to Zahana, a participatory rural development project in Madagascar.