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UH medical school part of $157 million NIH award for childhood health

UH medical school part of $157 million NIH award for childhood health

September 23, 2016  |  Comments
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The John A. Burns School of Medicine has been selected to build state-of-the art pediatric clinical research networks in rural and medically underserved areas.

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UH Mānoa now the official hub for statewide health data

UH Mānoa now the official hub for statewide health data

September 15, 2016  |  Comments
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UH Mānoa’s TASI-Pacific Health Informatics and Data Center is now the official hub for storing statewide data; ensuring all U.S. health records are upheld.

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First community-based overdose and naloxone program begins in Hawaiʻi

First community-based overdose and naloxone program begins in Hawaiʻi

September 13, 2016  |  Comments
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The CHOW Project in collaboration with the University Health Partners of Hawaiʻi will begin to distribute kits to the people at risk of an opioid overdose.

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Doctor supply grew but statewide shortage is still apparent

Doctor supply grew but statewide shortage is still apparent

September 12, 2016  |  1 Comment
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The Hawaiʻi Physician Workforce Assessment finds that Hawaiʻi is looking better but the state still has a shortage of 500 physicians overall.

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Future Focus brings together top experts in innovation, technology and medical research

Future Focus brings together top experts in innovation, technology and medical research

September 7, 2016  |  Comments
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This year’s Hawaiʻi Innovation Initiative’s forum focuses on medical research, cybersecurity and more.

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Infant mortality in post-earthquake Haiti

Infant mortality in post-earthquake Haiti

August 12, 2016  |  Comments
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UH Mānoa researchers find more needs to be done to assist displaced families living in camps as a result of natural disasters.

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Prevent the spread of Hepatitis A

Prevent the spread of Hepatitis A

August 11, 2016  |  Comments
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UH is committed to supporting the Hawaiʻi State Department of Health’s efforts to prevent the spread of Hepatitis A.

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New book sounds alarm on healthcare providers in India

New book sounds alarm on healthcare providers in India

July 22, 2016  |  Comments
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UH Mānoa Assistant Professor Victoria Y. Fan examines the level of education and medical qualifications of physicians and other healthcare providers in India.

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Health effects of modernization examined at international conference

Health effects of modernization examined at international conference

July 22, 2016  |  Comments
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UH Hilo hosts the Modernization and Health in the Asia-Pacific Region conference at the ʻImiloa Astronomy Center.

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Mercury exposure management in northern Canadian communities

Mercury exposure management in northern Canadian communities

July 20, 2016  |  Comments
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UH Mānoa’s Catherine Pirkle publishes a guide on mercury levels in food for health care providers.

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