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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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$1.88 million funds two professorships in geriatric medicine

$1.88 million funds two professorships in geriatric medicine

June 23, 2014  |  Comments
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Professor Kamal Masaki and Associate Professor Christina Bell have been selected as the Victor and Peggy Brandstrom Pavel Endowed Professors in Medicine.

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Short men may live longer according to a recent study

Short men may live longer according to a recent study

May 12, 2014  |  3 Comments
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Researchers at UH Mānoa, Kuakini Medical Center the U.S. Veterans Affairs report that short height and long life have a direct connection in Japanese men.

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Great American Smokeout health fair at UH Manoa

Great American Smokeout health fair at UH Manoa

November 20, 2013  |  Comments
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The University Health Services Mānoa’s Health Promotion Program is hosting the annual Great American Smokeout health fair on November 21.

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Nursing students benefit from prestigious grant

Nursing students benefit from prestigious grant

July 30, 2013  |  Comments
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For a fourth time, the School of Nursing has been selected as a grant recipient of the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation’s New Careers in Nursing Scholarship Program.

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