Clinical Faculty

University of Hawaiʻi Cancer Center works with community doctors to treat you as an individual with the goal of making your life whole again. UH Cancer Center is committed to bring innovative clinical trials to the people of Hawaiʻi and the Pacific. By combining cutting edge science in these trials with your doctor's compassionate care, we are setting out to work miracles.

Clinical Members should be licensed practitioners participating in the clinical research efforts of the UH Cancer Center or practicing within the UH Cancer Center clinical trials network. Specific membership category is attained if any one of the listed criteria is satisfied.

CCSG Members

Jared Acoba, MD
Erin Bantum, PhD
Jeffrey Berenberg, MD
Christa Braun-Inglis, DNP, APRN, FNP-BC, AOCNP
Owen Chan, MD, PhD
Jonathan Karl Cho, MD
Jami Fukui, MD
Randall Holcombe, MD, MBA
Scott Kuwada, MD

Sandi Kwee, MD
Neal Palafox, MD, MPH
Stephanie Si Lim, MD
Naoto T. Ueno, MD, PhD, FACP
Linda Wong, MD
Evan Wu, MD, PhD
Paulette Yamada, PhD
Hideko Yamauchi, MD
Teruo Yamauchi, MD


Non-CCSG Members

Core Clinical Members

Samir Ambrale, MD, MPH
Craig Boddy, MD
Michael Carney, MD
Jon Fukumoto, MD
David Gandara, MD
Toshiaki Iwase, MD, PhD
Sean Kelly, MD
Charles Kim, MD
Wade Kyono, MD
Richard Lee, MD, PhD
William Loui, MD

Ashley Marumoto, MD
Shane Morita, MD
Elizabeth S. Nakasone MD, PhD
Thomas Noh, MD
Ian Okazaki, MD
Ashley Springer, MSN, AGPCNP-BC, APRN-Rx
Kenneth Sumida, MD
David Tamura, MD
Nicolas Villanueva, MD
Randal K. Wada, MD, MS, FAAP

Clinical-X Members

Lara Au PharmD, BCOP
Cecilia Choi, MD
Valerie Ferguson, APRN
Jared Hara, MD
David Horio, MD
Taryne Imai, MD

Brian Issell, MD
Jodi Kagihara, MD
Jeff Killeen, MD
Judy Ko, APRN-Rx
Ryon Nakasone, MD
Laura Peterson, MD

Amy Powers, MD
Michael Roach, MD
Yoshihito David Saito, MD
Christina Speirs, MD
Thomas Stanford, MD
Alexander Wei, MD

Collaborating Clinical Members

Daniel Alam MD, FACS
Robin Caravallo, APRN
Susie Chen, MD
Galen Choy, MD
Marc Coel, MD
Francisco Conde, APRN
Michael Craig, MD
Daniel Fischberg, MD, PhD
Darryl Glaser, MD
Carl Higuchi, MD
Jasmin Jensen, MD
Mark Kanemori, MD
Kaye Kawahara, MD
Robert Kim, MD

Christopher Klem, MD
John Lederer, MD
Franklin Lee, MD
Randall Liu, MD
Christopher Lum, MD
Kathleen Mah, MD
Desiree Medeiros, MD
Anthony Michaud, MD
Nobuyuki Miki, MD
Michelle Miyashiro, MD
Gordon Nakano, MD
Mari Nakashizuka, MD
James Nguyen, MD

Dee Ann Omatsu, APRN
Melvin Palalay, MD
Laeton Pang, MD
Douglas Prager, MD
Michael Roa, MD
Karen Rowan, APRN-Rx
Keith Terada, MD
Karen Thompson, MD
Sergei Tikhonenkov, MD
Stuart Tsuji, MD
Christina Wai, MD
Tyler Workman, APRN
Arnold Yee, MD