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Certified Nurse’s Aide (CNA)

Certified Nurse's Aide

Health Careers Pathway Program Coordinator

Jamie Boyd, Ph.D., FNP-BC, APRN-BC
tel:  (808) 235-7384

Thank you for your continued interest in programs at Windward Community College (WCC). The certified nurse's aide program is currently being revised and will likely not be offered until fall of 2020.

Jamie Kamailani Boyd
Three women working in a herb and vegetable garden.
Dr. Jamie Boyd
Dr. Jamie Boyd is a family nurse practitioner, nurse researcher and associate professor with the University of Hawai’i. Jamie holds a Ph. D. in Nursing from the University of Hawaii at Manoa,  is a fellow of the University of Hawaii, John A. Burns School of Medicine’s Native Hawaiian Center of Excellence and studied food as medicine. She is also affiliated with the Na Liko Noelo program of ‘Imi Hale – The Native Hawaiian Cancer Awareness, Research and Training Network. Jamie designed Hawaii’s first Nursing Pathway supporting under served students to access entry-level health career training and ascend to living wage jobs via a Nurse Aide to LPN to RN program. By design, her Pathway model engages students in self-governance to manage the Pathway while simultaneously training participants to be community leaders, stewards, and models of healthy living.