2017 Awards & Scholarship Gala

 

Patient and Peer Award Winners

Hawaii Healthcare Hero
Jessica Ackerman, APRN-RX, FNP-BC
Queen’s Geriatric Services

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Hawaii Healthcare Hero
Anne Dempsey, MD
Kauai Medical Clinic/Hawaii Pacific Health

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Hawaii Healthcare Hero
Gary Oshita
Maluhia

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Hawaii Healthcare Hero
Cheri-Teranishi-Hashimoto, DPT, MS, WCS, CLT-LANA, MSPT
Rehabilitation Hospital of the Pacific

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Hawaii Healthcare Hero
Baron CKW Wong, MD
Wahiawa General Hospital

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Advocacy Award
Paula Yoshioka, MBA
The Queen’s Health Systems

 

 

 

 

Distinguished Service Award
Angel Juan, CCLS, CPSTI
Kaiser Permanente

 

 

Emergency Manager of the Year Award
Catherine Nutting, RN, BSN, CHEP, CNML
Hilo Medical Center

 

 

 

Executive Award
Mary Boland, DrPH, RN, FAAN
UH School of Nursing and Dental Hygiene

 

 

 

Leadership Award
Sanoe Ka`uhane, MHA
Kona Community Hospital

 

 

 

 

Physician of the Year Award
Melinda Ashton, MD
Hawaii Pacific Health

 

 

 

 

Professional with Heart Award
Elvira De Jesus, RN
Pali Momi Medical Center

 

 

 

 

Public Health Award
Zeshan Chisty, MPH
Hawaii State Department of Health

 

 

 

 

Rose Ann Poyzer Caregiver Award
Vivian Villamor, COTA
CareResource Hawaii

 

 

 

 

Federal Legislator of the Year
The Honorable Mazie Hirono

 

 

 

 

Achievement in Advocacy
The Honorable Jill Tokuda

 

 

 

 

 

State Senator of the Year
The Honorable Rosalyn Baker

 

 

 

 

State Representative of the Year
The Honorable Della Au Belatti

 

Scholarship Winners

Continuing Education
  • Jennifer Glorioso
    Kauai Hospice
Community College
  • Ashley Fujie-Fukuki
    North Hawaii Community Hospital
Baccalaureate
  • Jaimee Sambrano
    Kaiser Permanente Moanalua
  • Raquel Fernando
    Kaiser Permanente Moanalua
  • Shania Weiss
    Adventist Health Castle
  • Lisa LaBang
    Adventist Health Castle
  • Grayson Bueno
    Kaiser Permanente

Masters
  • Colby Takeda
    The Plaza at Waikiki
  • Annie Meredith-Mitchell
    Kauai Hospice
  • Brandi-lee Gonzales
    Kaiser Permanente
  • Rozanne Schirmer
    The Queen’s Medical Center West Oahu
  • Tyler Cheney
    Shriners Hospitals for Children
Doctorate
  • Faith Hamamura
    The Queen’s Medical Center and
    Hale Malamalama
  • Katelyn Wakuzawa
    Rehabilitation Hospital of the Pacific
  • Jana Wieland
    Adventist Health Castle and
    Kapiolani Medical Center
Rich Meiers Health Care Administration Scholarship Winner
  • Crystel Joy Lagan

Mahalo to all our Silent Auction and Wine Wall Donors

 

 

 

 

Adventist Health Castle
Aloha Nursing & Rehab Centre
Anna Arita
Bess Hayashi
Bottega Antoine
Bristol Hospice Hawaii LLC
CareResource Hawaii
Chris Crabtree
CW Associates, CPAs
Emilie Smith
First Hawaiian Bank
Gary Slovin
Goofications
HADONA
Hale Ku’ike Bayside LLC
Hawaii Bowl
Hilton & Kathy Raethel
Jamie Velasco
Kahuku Medical Center
Ko’olau Golf Club
Mark Yamakawa
Merrill Lynch
mPower Hawaii
One Kalakaua Senior Living
Paul Young
Rehabilitation Hospital of the Pacific
SH Consulting LLC
Sharon Ibarra
Shining Soul Jewelry
Stephanie Marshall
Tanioka’s Charity Foundation
The Plaza Assisted Living

Aiko Holmberg
Andrew Garrett
Bayada Home Health Care
Beth Hoban
Brandi Schuyler
Bromeliads Hawaii
Cheyenne Handa
Consolidated Theatres
Edwina Suzuki
Farrington Health Academy
Gail Coleman
Gina Gibo
Grand Wailea Resort
Hale Ku’ike
Hale Ola Kino
Hawaiian Airlines Diamond Head Classic
India Hicks
John Radcliffe
Kathleen Libao-Laygo
Lori Henning
Mauna Lani Hotel and Bungalows
Moelehua Massage Therapy
Ohana Pacific Management
Paige Heckathorn
Pictures Plus
Sea Glass Fine Art Photography
Sharie Higashionna-Ibarra
Sheraton Waikiki Resort
Stacy Wong
Sutter Health Pacific Kahi Mohala
The Bead Gallery

Mahalo to our Sponsors

 

Presenting Sponsor

 

Gold Medal Sponsor

Silver Medal Sponsors

Sapphire & Emerald Sponsor

 

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