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Pacific Region

Welcome to the Pacific Region

Our primary 2017-19 goal is to centralize the current active research being conducted in the Pacific region and identify the gaps, enabling us to focus our community based participatory efforts and funding pursuits.

 Active Research

There are active Research and Development Programs (R&D) overseeing protocols throughout the region in the areas of human, animal and basic laboratory research. Most of the Research studies are primarily being conducted via university and medical center partnerships.

Areas of Research

The current research studies are emphasizing enhance health care system’s ability to provide state-of-the-art medical techniques and treatments

Sign up for the NCCPRE Pacific Region Research Newsletter and stay on top of the research happenings in the region.

Loretta Jones, MA, ThD

Regional Director

Loretta Jones MA, ThD is the founder and CEO of Healthy African American Families, Phase II (HAAF). Her career as a civil rights activist, health policy advocate, and social architect has spanned more than 40 years. In an effort to level the playing field for all people, Dr. Jones continues her unyielding commitment as a change agent against disparities in human health, development, and opportunity.

Contact Details

Phone: (323) 292-2002
Email: lorettajones@haafii.org


Follow the Research Happening in our Region

Click to see a listing of research projects and links to their resourcees.  

The PILI ‘OHANA Project

A model for Community-Based Research with Native and Pacific Communities

Reaserch 101

Prior to 1906, when the pure Food and Drug Act was passed, there were no regulations regardind the ethical use of human prticipants in research.

We appreciate your continued support and welcome your questions. We look forward to connecting with you.


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