Tag: health

Reducing chronic diseases in Pacific Islands

Reducing chronic diseases in Pacific Islands

September 26, 2014  |  Comments
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The John A. Burns School of Medicine was awarded a $1 million grant for policy, systems and environment interventions in the Pacific.

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Ending gender bias in research

Ending gender bias in research

September 24, 2014  |  Comments
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UH Mānoa researcher Marla Berry part of new the National Institutes of Health initiative to end gender bias in research.

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College of Pharmacy offers continuing education for psychologists

College of Pharmacy offers continuing education for psychologists

September 16, 2014  |  2 Comments
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The UH Hilo College of Pharmacy receives approval as sponsor of continuing education from the American Psychological Association.

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Medical school graduate featured in acclaimed film

Medical school graduate featured in acclaimed film

September 8, 2014  |  Comments
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John A. Burns School of Medicine graduate Danny Cheng is among the physicians featured in the critically acclaimed film Code Black.

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National bladder cancer clinical trial launched in Hawaii

National bladder cancer clinical trial launched in Hawaii

August 20, 2014  |  Comments
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Charles Rosser leads a UH Cancer Center and Queen’s partnership to research a new drug that could halt recurrence of one of the most prevalent cancers in the U.S.

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Certified nurse’s aide course being offered in West Hawaii

Certified nurse’s aide course being offered in West Hawaii

August 19, 2014  |  Comments
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Hawaii Community College is offering a new course this fall in West Hawaii that prepares students to become a certified nurse’s aide in two months.

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Continued reduction in diabetes development shown in 16-year study

Continued reduction in diabetes development shown in 16-year study

July 29, 2014  |  Comments
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Increasing physical activity has prevented or delayed the development of Type 2 diabetes according to a national diabetes study.

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College of Pharmacy working to advance Thailand’s pharmacy education

College of Pharmacy working to advance Thailand’s pharmacy education

July 14, 2014  |  2 Comments
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UH Hilo’s Daniel K. Inouye College of Pharmacy becomes the newest member of the U.S.-Thai Consortium for the Development of Pharmacy Education.

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School of Medicine celebrates Native Hawaiian graduates

School of Medicine celebrates Native Hawaiian graduates

July 10, 2014  |  Comments
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Native Hawaiian students graduating from the School of Medicine were celebrated at a kīhei ceremony at the school’s Healing Garden.

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Permanent building helps College of Pharmacy receive extended accreditation

Permanent building helps College of Pharmacy receive extended accreditation

July 7, 2014  |  Comments
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The American Council for Pharmacy Education has extended the accreditation of the UH Hilo Daniel K. Inouye College of Pharmacy, reversing an earlier noncompliance finding.

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