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UH medical school ranks high for women in faculty and leadership

UH medical school ranks high for women in faculty and leadership

The University of Hawaiʻi at Mānoa’s John A. Burns School of Medicine (JABSOM) is a national leader among medical colleges for the number of women faculty at the school.

According to the latest data from the American Association of Medical Colleges

May 13, 2016 | By | Reply More
Marjorie Mau first Native Hawaiian woman ranked master physician

Marjorie Mau first Native Hawaiian woman ranked master physician

UH Professor Marjorie Mau has become the first Native Hawaiian woman to be recognized with the title of master physician by the American College of Physicians.

May 10, 2016 | By | 1 Reply More
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