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School of Medicine celebrates Native Hawaiian graduates

School of Medicine celebrates Native Hawaiian graduates

Native Hawaiian students graduating from the School of Medicine were celebrated at a kīhei ceremony at the school’s Healing Garden.

July 10, 2014 | By | Reply More
Hawaii’s Best Doctors trained at UH medical school

Hawaii’s Best Doctors trained at UH medical school

More than 80 percent of Honolulu Magazine’s 2014 “Best Doctors” are alumni, faculty (or both) of the John A. Burns School of Medicine.

June 5, 2014 | By | 1 Reply More
Short men may live longer according to a recent study

Short men may live longer according to a recent study

Researchers at UH Mānoa, Kuakini Medical Center the U.S. Veterans Affairs report that short height and long life have a direct connection in Japanese men.

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Researcher working to end keiki kidney disease wins March of Dimes award

Researcher working to end keiki kidney disease wins March of Dimes award

John A. Burns School of Medicine researcher Ben Fogelgren is recipient of $150,000 funding grant.

May 7, 2014 | By | Reply More
Medical student recognized for his commitment to public health

Medical student recognized for his commitment to public health

John A. Burns School of Medicine second-year medical student Brandyn Dunn was awarded the 2014 Excellence in Public Health Award.

May 6, 2014 | By | Reply More
UH medical school moves up in Best U.S. Medical Schools rankings

UH medical school moves up in Best U.S. Medical Schools rankings

The John A. Burns School of Medicine moved up in the 2014 U.S. News and World Report lists of Best U.S. Medical Schools in both primary care and research.

March 11, 2014 | By | Reply More
Jellyfish research featured in Florida schools

Jellyfish research featured in Florida schools

The educational video, The Science of the Sting, features Angel Yanagihara’s research program on the box jelly and a discussion of her experience as a research scientist.

February 21, 2014 | By | Reply More
Medical school leads the nation in funding in its category

Medical school leads the nation in funding in its category

The John A. Burns School of Medicine was awarded $57 million in grants and contracts during fiscal year 2013.

February 20, 2014 | By | Reply More
Medical students learn from elderly residents

Medical students learn from elderly residents

As part of the John A. Burns School of Medicine’s WISH Program, care home residents and medical students become year-long companions.

February 14, 2014 | By | Reply More
Accreditation team praises medical school’s speech, hearing program

Accreditation team praises medical school’s speech, hearing program

The UH Mānoa Communication Sciences and Disorders Department has received the longest accreditation in its history.

January 22, 2014 | By | Reply More