Office of the Director of Health
Director of Health: Elizabeth A. Char, MD.
Phone: (808) 586-4410
The Director is the chief health and environmental official for the state. She oversees the operations of the entire department and sits on a number of key boards and committees.
As part of her duties, the Director is the chair of the Board of Health and oversees a number of health-related agencies that are attached to the DOH for administrative purposes. These are:
State Health Planning and Development Agency (808) 587-0788 Disability and Communication Access Board (808) 586-8121 State Planning Council on Developmental Disabilities (808) 586-8100 Office of Environmental Quality Control (808) 586-4185 Executive Office on Aging (808) 586-0100 Office of Language Access (808) 586-8730 Office of Public Health Preparedness (808) 587-6569