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  • Cullen Hayashida, Ph.D. – Long-term Care CoordinatorPicture of Cullen Hayashida

Dr. Hayashida is a graduate of the University of Hawai‘i (Sociology) and the University of Washington (Ph.D. -- Sociology). He has also been trained at New York University, University of West Indies (Trinidad), and Waseda University (Tokyo, Japan). Dr. Hayashida has taught at the University of Washington (Seattle), Willamette University (Salem, Oregon), Case Western Reserve University (Cleveland, Ohio) and most recently at the University of Hawai‘i as a graduate affiliate faculty with Sociology, School of Nursing and the Center on Aging. Dr. Hayashida is an active member of the Association for Gerontology in Higher Education and its Community college Committee as its Co-chair.

While trained as an academic, he has had the opportunity to help build and deliver long-term care services in Hawai‘i. Over the past 30+ years, he was involved with long-term care service development in the hospital, nursing home, case management and home health care settings and has provided technical assistance to other organizations locally, nationally and in East Asia. His experience as an educator, and as a long-term care service developer have all been directed towards finding more cost effective solutions to long-term caring. 


To Contact:

Cullen Hayashida, PhD

Long-Term Care Coordinator



Phone:  (808) 734-9108

FAX:  (808) 734-9128

Mailing Address:  Kapi‘olani Community College

                            4303 Diamond Head Road  Kopiko123

                            Honolulu, HI  96816


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