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Hawaii surgeons honor their greatest UH medical school mentor

Hawaii surgeons honor their greatest UH medical school mentor

Three hundred people representing several generations of surgeons in Hawaiʻi paid tribute to former surgery department chair Dr. Thomas J. Whelan, Jr.

August 26, 2016 | By | Reply More
School of Medicine program wins accreditation with commendation

School of Medicine program wins accreditation with commendation

The UH John A. Burns School of Medicine has received Accreditation with Commendation from the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education.

August 22, 2016 | By | Reply More
Aspiring medical students present summer internship projects

Aspiring medical students present summer internship projects

JABSOM and Queen’s Medical Center collaborate to recruit student researchers into graduate studies, careers.

August 12, 2016 | By | 1 Reply More
Potential new Ebola vaccine has heat-stable formulation

Potential new Ebola vaccine has heat-stable formulation

JABSOM’s Axel Lehrer shares preliminary test results for a promising Ebola vaccine being developed to retain effectiveness without refrigeration.

July 18, 2016 | By | Reply More
Alzheimer’s gene may show effects on brain starting in childhood

Alzheimer’s gene may show effects on brain starting in childhood

A study by UH Mānoa’s Linda Chang shows people with a specific variant of the apolipoprotein-E gene are more likely to develop Alzheimer’s disease.

July 13, 2016 | By | 1 Reply More
Medicaid coverage for telehealth bill signed by Governor Ige

Medicaid coverage for telehealth bill signed by Governor Ige

UH research supports progressive and comprehensive telehealth legislation.

July 7, 2016 | By | Reply More
First class of 2020 medical school students from disadvantaged communities

First class of 2020 medical school students from disadvantaged communities

The JABSOM students earned their admission letters by completing the rigorous preparatory curriculum of the ʻImi Hoʻōla program.

June 14, 2016 | By | Reply More
UH Mānoa researchers to study live Zika virus

UH Mānoa researchers to study live Zika virus

Work on a Zika vaccine at the John A. Burns School of Medicine begins as application to import live virus approved.

June 1, 2016 | By | Reply More
Corals and humans share genes

Corals and humans share genes

Genes that can sense temperature and acidity are among those shared between humans and corals.

May 31, 2016 | By | 1 Reply More
Jill Omori honored for homeless medical outreach project

Jill Omori honored for homeless medical outreach project

UH Mānoa Associate Professor Jill Omori honored with the Hawaiʻi Women Lawyers’ Distinguished Service Award for the H.O.M.E. Project.

May 23, 2016 | By | Reply More