Jane K. Kadohiro, DrPH, APRN, CDE, FAADE

Title: Nurse, Educator, Consultant
Location: Sparks, NV United States


  • American Association of Diabetes Educators (1st Vice President, 2000-2001) (Board of Directors, 1997-2004) (President, 2002-2003)
  • American Diabetes Association, Hawaii Affiliate (Executive Committee, 1985-Present) (Founding Board of Directors, 1978-Present) (President, 1986-1987)
  • American Heart Association
  • American Nurses Association
  • American Public Health Association
  • Association Asian and Pacific Community Health Organizations
  • Children and Adolescent Work Group
  • Diabetes Advocacy Alliance of Hawaii
  • Diabetes Organizations in Hawaii, ADA (Founding Member, 1978)
  • Girl Scouts of America, Honolulu, HI (Leader, Advisor, Life Member, 1978-Present)
  • Hawaii Association for Intellectually Gifted Children and Parent Teacher Association (1976-1987)
  • Hawaii Association of Diabetes Educators (Board of Directors, 1989-2002) (Founding Member, 1989-1991) (President, 2014-2015, 1996-1997) (Treasurer, 1994-1995)
  • Hawaii Association of Diabetes Educators
  • Hawaii Nurses Association
  • International Diabetes Federation
  • International Society Pediatrics and Adolescent Diabetes
  • National Certification Board for Diabetes Educators
  • National Diabetics Education Program
  • Office of Hawaiian Affairs (Diabetes Project, 1993-1995)
  • Sigma Theta Tau
  • State Diabetes Control Program (Founding Member, 1987)
  • Tele-health Research Institute


  • Honoree, Distinguished Worldwide Humanitarian Award (2018)
  • Recipient, The Steve Bierringer Keep on Truckin’ Award for Advocacy, American Diabetes Association (2018)
  • Recipient, Distinguished Service Award, American Association of Diabetes Educators (2015)
  • Recipient, Meritorious Teaching Award (2008)
  • Recipient, Robert J. Clopton Award (2008)
  • Recipient, Shining Star Award, American Diabetes Association (2008)
  • Recipient, Volunteers in Action Leadership Award, American Diabetes Association (2005)
  • Recipient, Lifetime Achievement Award, American Diabetes Association (2004)
  • Recipient, Diabetes Camp Educator Award (1995)
  • Recipient, Excellence in Practice Award, Hawaii Nurses Association (1995)
  • Recipient, Outstanding Contributions to Diabetes and Camping, American Diabetes Association (1994)
  • Honoree, Hawaii’s Unsung Heroes, Honolulu Star Bulletin (1993)
  • Recipient, Distinguished Alumni, University of Hawaii School of Nursing (1987)
  • Recipient, Sustained Superior Performance Award (1986)
  • Recipient, Trailblazer in Nursing Award (1986)
  • Recipient, Hawaii State Department of Health Award

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