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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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Students take to the streets to fight suicide

Students take to the streets to fight suicide

March 8, 2016  |  Comments
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More than 150 students, employees and community members participated in the inaugural Hawaiʻi Out of Darkness campus walk.

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Healthcare the focus of UH Hilo’s first graduate symposium

Healthcare the focus of UH Hilo’s first graduate symposium

March 8, 2016  |  Comments
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Symposium will include panel presentations focusing on the connections between health, environment and culture.

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Health and wellness celebrated at UH West Oʻahu

Health and wellness celebrated at UH West Oʻahu

February 11, 2016  |  Comments
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The University of Hawaiʻi–West Oʻahu celebrated health and wellness at E Ola Pono.

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Native Hawaiian health programs receive $3M Queen’s Health Systems investment

Native Hawaiian health programs receive $3M Queen’s Health Systems investment

February 1, 2016  |  Comments
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Queen’s Health Systems invests nearly $3 million for education and community programs to improve Native Hawaiian health.

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Long-term impacts of repetitive head trauma focus of conference

Long-term impacts of repetitive head trauma focus of conference

January 26, 2016  |  Comments
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Two-day John A. Burns School of Medicine conference focuses on the long-term impacts of concussion and repetitive head trauma.

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