Tag: health

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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New article on cultural competence in healthcare delivery

New article on cultural competence in healthcare delivery

June 20, 2016  |  Comments
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UH West Oʻahu’s Kristina Guo and Susan Young analyze the learned skill of cultural competence in healthcare.

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UH Mānoa researchers to study live Zika virus

UH Mānoa researchers to study live Zika virus

June 1, 2016  |  Comments
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Work on a Zika vaccine at the John A. Burns School of Medicine begins as application to import live virus approved.

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Jill Omori honored for homeless medical outreach project

Jill Omori honored for homeless medical outreach project

May 23, 2016  |  Comments
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UH Mānoa Associate Professor Jill Omori honored with the Hawaiʻi Women Lawyers’ Distinguished Service Award for the H.O.M.E. Project.

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Using math to predict ebola

Using math to predict ebola

May 11, 2016  |  Comments
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Through mathematical modeling, Yong and colleagues found that actions taken to halt the spread of the deadly virus may in fact increase transmission.

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Marjorie Mau first Native Hawaiian woman ranked master physician

Marjorie Mau first Native Hawaiian woman ranked master physician

May 10, 2016  |  1 Comment
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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.

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