Mission and Values
We work to improve lives in Hawaiʻi and the Pacific through applied analytics and trusted partnership that drives better policy and practices. We build local workforce capacity to conduct rigorous interdisciplinary analysis informed by data, context, and evidence, grounded in sensitivity, and aligned to the public interest. Our work is nonpartisan. We are committed to transparency, diversity, and professional and personal integrity. We value mutual gratitude, respect, care, team work, humility, hard work, and a healthy sense of humor.
PHAC is currently focused on the following areas:
- Data Analytics
- Substance Use and Behavioral Health
- Health Systems
Get to know our team. Stay tuned for our staff directory.
Our Advisory Board
We are in the process of creating an advisory board.
We are funded by a diverse group of sources including governments and foundations who care about health equity. PHAC is committed to transparency and accountability and will soon publish funding sources on our website.
Work with PHAC
PHAC seeks talented and committed team members to further our research and program goals and our communications and outreach efforts. We offer a range of positions in research, programs and policy, communications and administration. PHAC is an equal opportunity employer. Women and minorities are encouraged to apply. We strive to ensure a work environment is fun, collegial, and rich with opportunities for intellectual and professional growth. Learn about careers, fellowships, and internships at PHAC.
Our success is the accumulation of partnership and support from a wide network of practitioners and leaders in the community.