Lorrin W. Pang, M.D., M.P.H.
Maui District Health Officer
Hawaii State Department of Health
Born and raised in Honolulu, Hawaii, a 1971 graduate of Punahou School.
Honors graduate from Princeton University with a Bachelors in Chemistry.
Received M.D. and Master in Public Health (M.P.H.) degree from Tulane University (New Orleans).
Board Certification in Preventive Medicine.
Worked for 20 years with the U.S. Army’s Walter Reed Overseas Research Laboratories, assigned to Bangkok, Rio de Janeiro and Geneva, developing drugs and diagnostics for tropical diseases.
Consultant to the World Health Organization (WHO) 1985-2005 for tropical diseases.
Retired from the U.S. Army and moved to Maui in 2000 for current position as the District Health Officer.
Has about 6 dozen publications in peer reviewed medical journals covering rabies, HIV, malaria, hepatitis E, dengue, falls prevention of the elderly.
2007-9 selected to America’s Best Doctors Listing (3% of Nation’s physicians).
2014-present reviewer for medical research proposals for US Congress. (CDMRP)
2014 – Visiting Professor of Medicine Federal University Brasilia, Brazil