Nursing & Medicine

We offer a variety of credit programs, courses and certificates in the area of Nursing & Medicine. Browse the list below to find the right match for you.

Advanced Professional Certificate for Expanded Function Dental Hygiene in Pediatrics credit

The School of Nursing and Dental Hygiene offers Registered Dental Hygienist (RDH) and graduates from the UH BS Dental Hygiene Program the opportunity to expand their knowledge, improve oral health outcomes for children, and develop clinical skills in pediatrics with a focus on children 0-5 years of age.

BS in Nursing – For ADN Graduates from UH Consortium credit

Synchronous learning Online courses on a set schedule with real time instructor and student interaction   The Bachelor of Science in nursing program for associate degree in nursing (ADN) graduates is a statewide continuing consortium nursing curriculum available to UH students from Maui College, Kauai Community College, and Kapiolani Community College.

BS in Nursing – Non-UH Consortium ADN Graduates credit

Synchronous learning Online courses on a set schedule with real time instructor and student interaction   This full-time cohort program is designed to provide a bridge to the baccalaureate for the RN with an associate degree.   The program builds upon initial nursing preparation with coursework to enhance professional development, prepare for a broader scope of […]

COVID-19: Module 1 Non-credit

Course Module 1 provides an introduction to public health approaches to pandemic management including prevention, detection, response & recovery; overview of diagnosis and testing for COVID-19; and nursing roles in working within the state emergency response structures.

COVID-19: Module 2 Non-credit

Course Module 2 addresses assuring your personal safety while working in hospitals and community settings focusing on guidelines for use of personal protective equipment (PPE); monitoring of health care personnel exposed to Coronavirus; description of crisis standards of care; and…

COVID-19: Module 3 Non-credit

Course Module 3 provides information on nursing roles during pandemics with content on public health reporting, surveillance, mass casualty centers, and home care of exposed and infected persons.

COVID-19: Module 4 Non-credit

Course Module 4 provides a discussion of the situations where crisis standards of care are used; health teams having difficult conversations with patients and families; and context for ethical nursing decision-making.

Clinical Research Advanced Topics Non-credit

Course work includes an in depth study of drug development, data management, FDA regulations for research with novel agents, and clinical trial biostatistics. This course also includes a clinical research “journal club” where participants will learn to interpret and analyze…

Clinical Research Professional Certificate Program Certificate

  Program Dates August 26-December 2, 2020 Program is fully booked. Please stay tuned for future offerings (next program planned for Fall 2021). If you would like to get notified, please contact us here.   Certificate Overview The Clinical Research…

Clinical Trials Ethics Non-credit

This course will provide an understanding of ethical code of conduct for individuals engaged in clinical research. Information provided will include a historical perspective as well as current federal and state laws and regulations.

Community Based Participatory Research (CBPR) Non-credit

In this course, the core principles of community based research will be presented in order to gain knowledge about how to effectively utilize community engagement for research. Specific attention toward addressing health disparities in Native Hawaiian and Pacific Islander populations…

Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP) credit

For RNs who have a Bachelor’s or Higher Degree The Doctor of Nursing Practice program offers the terminal degree in Nursing Practice and is designed as a post-baccalaureate or higher degree program to meet our statewide demand for a highly competent nursing workforce equipped with the skills to ensure the delivery of safe, quality nursing […]

FREE ON-DEMAND PROGRAM: Nursing During Pandemics: COVID- 19 Certificate

Program Description UH Manoa School of Nursing & Dental Hygiene is offering a free online training program “Nursing During Pandemics – COVID-19” targeted to nursing students and frontline nurses addressing the COVID-19 pandemic that is unfolding in Hawaii, the U.S.…

Graduate Entry Program in Nursing (GEPN) credit

The Graduate Entry Program in Nursing (GEPN) offers post-baccalaureate entry to the Master of Science in Advanced Population Health Nursing (APHN) and Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP).

Hawaii DOH-UH Contact Tracing Training for Clinical Healthcare Professionals Certificate

The COVID-19 pandemic has highlighted the increased need for an augmented surge capacity workforce for COVID-19 response through contact tracing. Clinical healthcare professionals are well-suited and can be rapidly trained for this complex endeavor. The Hawaii State Department of Health…

Human Subjects Protection Non-credit

This critical module provides participants an understanding of the regulations that protect human subjects involved in research. Attendees will gain a knowledge of current regulatory and compliance information. In addition, all participants will complete national CITI training which is a…

Introduction to Cancer Non-credit

This course will cover the basics of the etiology and incidence of cancer, the role of genetics in cancer development, and the 10 principal characteristics of the disease.  In addition, concepts of cancer metastases, cancer epidemiology, and cancer health disparities…

Introduction to Clinical Research Non-credit

This course will cover the basic concepts of clinical research and cancer clinical trials, the purpose of ethics in research, clinical trial study design, and information about informed consent. A description of the types of clinical research studies that are…

Master of Science in Nursing credit

The Master of Science program is designed as a post-baccalaureate or higher degree program to meet our statewide demand for a highly competent nursing workforce equipped with the skills to ensure the delivery of safe, quality nursing care in Hawaii.

Speech Pathology and Audiology Prerequisite Program (SPAPP) credit

Asynchronous learning Online courses on your schedule   The University of Hawaiʻi Department of Communication Sciences and Disorders (UH CSD) offers an online Speech Pathology and Audiology Prerequisite Certification Program (SPAPP) through the John A. Burns School of Medicine (JABSOM) and UH Mānoa Outreach College.

University of Hawaii Individualized Supervised Practice Pathway Non-credit

The University of Hawai‘i Individualized Supervised Practice Pathway (ISPP) is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Education in Nutrition and Dietetics (ACEND) and fulfills the supervised practice requirements to become a Registered Dietitian Nutritionist (RDN). Graduates with a minimum of…