Membership

‘Ahahui o nā Kauka believes that physician leadership has a unique role in the shared mission to raise the health status of our people.

Hui pū, join us, in finding that space where Hawaiian physicians can champion superior health care for Native Hawaiians through leadership and advocacy, education, community service and collaboration, and the support of one another.

MEMBERSHIP ApplicationKauka 2021 Dues payment formMembers are allopathic (MD) and osteopathic (OD) physicians, and are descended from ancestors who inhabited the Hawaiian islands prior to 1778.

Affiliate Members are those MD and DO physicians who share the same values and mission to champion superior health care for Native Hawaiians due to their specialty, patient base, geography, or nature.

KAUKA HAUMANA Application
‘Ahahui o nā Kauka accepts its role as kua‘ana, or older sibling, to those currently in training. To encourage this mentor relationship, Kauka Hui coordinates service, cultural and social events, and supports activities that promote student success in medical school.

Students in a program studying allopathic or osteopathic medicine, and are descended from ancestors who inhabited the Hawaiian islands prior to 1778, are eligible to participate in Kauka Haumana activities. Membership is not restricted to those attending medical school in Hawai‘i, and there is no charge for haumana to participate.

E komo mai!