Author Archive: Tina Shelton

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A fun Friday at Keiki Health Camp

A fun Friday at Keiki Health Camp

Keiki prepared fruit and yogurt parfaits, illustrated well-balanced meals, pieced together a three-dimensional magnetic human anatomy puzzle and more.

April 26, 2017 | By | Reply More
Student Natalie Kamada awarded childhood cancer research grant

Student Natalie Kamada awarded childhood cancer research grant

Kamada is in the John A. Burns School of Medicine’s Early Admission to Doctor of Medicine program.

April 24, 2017 | By | Reply More
James Burns remembered during JABSOM healing garden ceremony

James Burns remembered during JABSOM healing garden ceremony

A lama tree was planted in the JABSOM healing garden in honor of James Burns.

April 19, 2017 | By | Reply More
Record number of presentations at biomedical/health disparities symposium

Record number of presentations at biomedical/health disparities symposium

The research in health disparities—the variation in rates of disease and disabilities between people in certain socioeconomic groups—is especially relevant to Hawaiʻi citizens.

April 18, 2017 | By | Reply More
Promising anti-aging gene therapy developed through innovative partnership

Promising anti-aging gene therapy developed through innovative partnership

Research by the UH medical school found a compound developed by Cardax Inc. can increase the expression of a gene that plays a role in longevity.

March 28, 2017 | By | 1 Reply More
John A. Burns School of Medicine celebrates #Match2017

John A. Burns School of Medicine celebrates #Match2017

Internal Medicine and pediatrics won the popularity contest as 55 medical school seniors were matched into post-medical school training programs.

March 21, 2017 | By | Reply More
Tiny bubbles of gene therapy may help treat hemophilia

Tiny bubbles of gene therapy may help treat hemophilia

JABSOM researchers developed a technique to deposit bubbles of DNA into liver cells to make the missing blood clotting factor.

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UH in top 10 percent for producing primary care doctors

UH in top 10 percent for producing primary care doctors

The John A. Burns School of Medicine is strong in retaining its graduates who practice in Hawaiʻi.

March 13, 2017 | By | Reply More
UH 19th in the U.S. for family physician graduation rate

UH 19th in the U.S. for family physician graduation rate

The John A. Burns School of Medicine is working to meet critical state shortages in primary physicians.

February 6, 2017 | By | Reply More
UH medical school faculty opens new surgery clinic

UH medical school faculty opens new surgery clinic

The clinic provides care for patients in the preoperative, operative and postoperative period for a wide variety of minor and complex problems.

January 13, 2017 | By | Reply More