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Jellyfish researcher Angel Yanagihara chosen as a Fulbright Specialist

Jellyfish researcher Angel Yanagihara chosen as a Fulbright Specialist

Angel Yanagihara will take her expertise to Ireland to help fight effects of jellyfish blooms.

April 28, 2016 | By | Reply More
Faculty, staff and students give nearly $1 million to the School of Medicine

Faculty, staff and students give nearly $1 million to the School of Medicine

JABSOM’s annual internal giving campaign raised $948,576 in donations and pledges—almost three times the goal of the 2015 drive.

March 31, 2016 | By | Reply More
Kauaʻi’s Dileep Bal honored for outstanding government service on health issues

Kauaʻi’s Dileep Bal honored for outstanding government service on health issues

Dileep G. Bal honored with the American Medical Association’s Dr. Nathan Davis Award for Outstanding Government Service.

March 8, 2016 | By | Reply More
Novel MRI technique being researched to detect HIV dementia

Novel MRI technique being researched to detect HIV dementia

UH neurologist Beau Nakamoto receives $421,313 grant to develop novel imaging technique in HIV dementia.

February 16, 2016 | By | Reply More
Remembering the lasting legacy for Native Hawaiian Health left by Richard Kekuni Akana Blaisdell

Remembering the lasting legacy for Native Hawaiian Health left by Richard Kekuni Akana Blaisdell

Richard Kekuni Blaisdell, founding chair of the Department of Medicine at the UH Mānoa John A. Burns School of Medicine died of respiratory failure on February 12.

February 12, 2016 | By | 3 Replies More
Native Hawaiian health programs receive $3M Queen’s Health Systems investment

Native Hawaiian health programs receive $3M Queen’s Health Systems investment

Queen’s Health Systems invests nearly $3 million for education and community programs to improve Native Hawaiian health.

February 1, 2016 | By | Reply More
Y gene not necessary for assisted reproduction of mice

Y gene not necessary for assisted reproduction of mice

New John A. Burns School of Medicine study discovers two genes can be substituted for Y chromosome in spermatogenesis and reproduction

January 28, 2016 | By | 2 Replies More
Long-term impacts of repetitive head trauma focus of conference

Long-term impacts of repetitive head trauma focus of conference

Two-day John A. Burns School of Medicine conference focuses on the long-term impacts of concussion and repetitive head trauma.

January 26, 2016 | By | Reply More
New clinics open at Kakaʻako for multidisciplinary medical care and research

New clinics open at Kakaʻako for multidisciplinary medical care and research

The new clinic is the first multi-purpose combined research and medical care clinic to open on a UH campus.

January 20, 2016 | By | Reply More
Cellular pathway that may re-energize immune cells to eliminate HIV discovered

Cellular pathway that may re-energize immune cells to eliminate HIV discovered

Researchers discover immune pathway that can be targeted to increase the immune systems’ ability to eliminate HIV

January 11, 2016 | By | 1 Reply More