University of Hawaii at Manoa
Marjorie (Midge) Mau is the Myron "Pinky" Thompson Endowed Chair for Native Hawaiian Health Research and a Professor at the University of Hawaiʻi , John A. Burns School of Medicine. She is board-certified in both Internal Medicine and Diabetes, Endocrinology & Metabolism. She is the founding chair of the Dept. of Native Hawaiian Health and currently serves as itʻs Director of Research. She is actively engaged in health disparities research with a focus on the priority populations of the Pacific and Oceania such as Native Hawaiians, Pacific Island Peoples, Alaska Natives, and New Zealand Maori among others. She is also Director of the Center for Native and Pacific Health Disparities Research (CNPHDR) at University of Hawaiʻi at Mānoa.
She is a mother and wife to her family (including twins) and husband. She enjoys voyaging on our traditional Polynesian canoes (waʻa kaulua) and traveling to the great outdoors of Alaska among other places.