Thomas S. Kosasa, MD
Board Member Emeritus
Dr. Thomas Kosasa is in private practice in the field of obstetrics and gynecology. He is also a professor in the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology as well as chief of the Reproductive Endocrinology Division at the John A. Burns School of Medicine at the University of Hawaii. Dr. Kosasa earned his undergraduate degree at Dartmouth College, graduating with distinction in architecture. He earned his B.M.S. from Dartmouth Medical School architecture. He earned his B.M.S. from Dartmouth Medical School and his M.D. from McGill University Medical School in Montreal. After graduation, he served in the U.S. Army, attaining the rank of major. Dr. Kosasa has been an avid aviator since 1963 and holds an airline transport pilot’s license, highest aeronautics rating; he has flown as a pilot for Air Hawaii, Air Molokai, and Air Ambulance. He also has a passion for race cars. Racing honors include 11 first-place finishes in National Hot Road Association New England series, driving a 1965 Corvette, and 10 first-place finishes for the Sport Car Club of America North Atlantic Championship Series, with a 1975 Porsche. He also has participated in Ferrari Club of America racing events. Dr. Kosasa is a member of the State of Hawaii Board of Medical Examiners and serves on the Board of the Aloha Council of the Boy Scouts. Dr. Kosasa and his wife Mi make their home in Honolulu.