Stories tagged "John A. Burns School of Medicine"

Partnerships revive medical tech program

October 13th, 2010 | by Malamalama Staff | Comments Off

Partnerships between two UH campuses and with two Hawaiʻi companies have resuscitated the state’s only professional training program in medical technology.


UH researcher elected to national health body

October 12th, 2010 | by Cheryl Ernst | 3 Comments

Suzanne Murphy, a University of Hawaiʻi cancer researcher, was elected this week to the National Academies Institute of Medicine.


Pacific Island students pursue sciences

October 12th, 2010 | by Jennifer Crites | Comments Off

Undergraduate Research and Mentoring encourages Pacific Island students in biosciences.


UH faculty are among Hawaiʻi’s best docs

October 7th, 2010 | by Malamalama Staff | Comments Off

One in five of the physicians featured in Honolulu Magazine’s June “Best Doctors in Hawaiʻi” issue is a faculty member of the University of Hawaiʻi at Mānoa’s John A. Burns School of Medicine.


Scientists identify gene that keeps stem cells young

October 6th, 2010 | by Tina Shelton | Comments Off

Researchers at the University of Hawaiʻi at Mānoa John A. Burns School of Medicine and Sierra Sciences have discovered a gene essential to keeping stem cells healthy.


Record number of Native Hawaiian MDs graduate

July 16th, 2010 | by Malamalama Contributor | Comments Off

The 58 new physicians who received University of Hawaiʻi medical degrees in May 2010 included a record number of Native Hawaiian graduates in a single class.


Resistant Staphylococcus tracked in nursing homes

July 16th, 2010 | by Malamalama Contributor | Comments Off

A six-year study by three University of Hawaiʻi at Mānoa researchers indicates that the proportion of antibiotic-resistant staph increased significantly throughout the state.


Lost on Campus

April 21st, 2010 | by Jeela Ongley | 3 Comments

UH locations featured on the tv show Lost.

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Medical school offers flu vaccine to moms-to-be

December 10th, 2009 | by Cheryl Ernst | Comments Off

John A. Burns School of Medicine makes H1N1 flu vaccine available for pregnant women, who are at elevated risk of complications from the virus.


California medical ethicist to talk in Honolulu

June 25th, 2009 | by Malamalama Staff | Comments Off

A medical ethicist who helps recommend regulation on stem cell research will speak at the UH medical school on opportunities and ethical challenges related to advances in reproductive medicine research.