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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
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