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Genetics discovery sheds new light on function of Y chromosome gene

Genetics discovery sheds new light on function of Y chromosome gene

Institute for Biogenesis Research scientists uncover substantial new knowledge about the function of the Y chromosome gene.

January 5, 2016 | By | 1 Reply More
Renowned child psychiatrist John McDermott remembered

Renowned child psychiatrist John McDermott remembered

University of Hawaiʻi Emeritus Professor John F. “Jack” McDermott, a leading international figure in child psychiatry, died on December 6, 2015

December 15, 2015 | By | Reply More
Building healthcare workforce pipeline focus of UH medical school grants

Building healthcare workforce pipeline focus of UH medical school grants

UH Mānoa’s John A. Burns School of Medicine awarded more than $5 million to fund programs aimed at preparing young people in Hawaiʻi for health careers.

November 10, 2015 | By | Reply More
Fighting childhood obesity focus of School of Medicine partnership

Fighting childhood obesity focus of School of Medicine partnership

UH medical school partners with Kaiser Permanente Hawaiʻi to bring water bottle filling stations to Hawaiʻi’s schools

October 27, 2015 | By | Reply More
UH researcher’s book addresses, analyzes Ebola epidemic

UH researcher’s book addresses, analyzes Ebola epidemic

Felix Ikuomola recounts real-life experiences while analyzing influences in spread of Ebola.

September 30, 2015 | By | Reply More
75 percent of Hawaiʻi’s top physicians are UH medical school alumni or faculty

75 percent of Hawaiʻi’s top physicians are UH medical school alumni or faculty

Nearly three of four physicians identified in the September 2015 Honolulu Magazine “Hawaiʻi’s Top Doctors” are UH medical school alumni or faculty.

September 24, 2015 | By | Reply More
Visionary medical school leader Ed Cadman dies at age 70

Visionary medical school leader Ed Cadman dies at age 70

Edwin Cadman, former dean of University of Hawaiʻi at Mānoa’s John A. Burns School of Medicine, died on Wednesday morning, September 23.

September 24, 2015 | By | 1 Reply More
UH medical professor joins national medical licensing exam board

UH medical professor joins national medical licensing exam board

University of Hawaiʻi Professor Danny M. Takanishi Jr. elected to the National Board of Medical Examiners.

September 21, 2015 | By | Reply More
Statewide immunization rates for HPV lagging

Statewide immunization rates for HPV lagging

Hawaiʻi health officials concerned about relatively low HPV vaccination rates

September 8, 2015 | By | 1 Reply More
Heart failure therapy patent awarded to medical school researcher

Heart failure therapy patent awarded to medical school researcher

Patent issued to UH Mānoa’s Alexander Stokes for his new treatment method for heart failure

August 25, 2015 | By | Reply More