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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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Hawaii Island Beacon Community achieves standout healthcare improvements

Hawaii Island Beacon Community achieves standout healthcare improvements

July 3, 2013  |  Comments
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HIBC, a collaborative project administered through UH Hilo, continues its mission to improve the quality of patient care in Hawaiȶi County.

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Daniel Fischberg receives distinguished service award

Daniel Fischberg receives distinguished service award

March 22, 2013  |  2 Comments
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Daniel Fischberg, chief of palliative medicine for the John A. Burns School of Medicine, has been honored with the 2013 Gerald H. Holman AAHPM Distinguished Service award.

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Revolutionary MRI technology developed by UH

Revolutionary MRI technology developed by UH

March 14, 2013  |  Comments
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A new magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) system called prospective motion correction is being developed by UH Manoa John A. Burns School of Medicine’s Thomas Ernst.

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Nursing school developing palliative and hospice training

Nursing school developing palliative and hospice training

February 28, 2013  |  Comments
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UH Mānoa partners with agencies to deliver quality patient and family-centered care to long-term and hospice patients.

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Documentary highlights new cancer center

Documentary highlights new cancer center

January 23, 2013  |  Comments
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Envisioning a World Without Cancer will air on KITV on Tuesday, January 29, at 8 p.m. featuring the work of the UH Cancer Center.

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UH Hilo’s Family Planning Clinic grant renewed

UH Hilo’s Family Planning Clinic grant renewed

January 18, 2013  |  Comments
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Renewal of a three-year grant supports UH Hilo’s efforts to provide the community with high-quality clinical family planning and preventative health services.

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HIV/AIDS diagnosis in Native Hawaiians concerns researchers

HIV/AIDS diagnosis in Native Hawaiians concerns researchers

November 30, 2012  |  1 Comment
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Researchers at the UH medical school’s Hawaiʻi Center for AIDS report on the disparity in the disease’s diagnosis rate amongst the Native Hawaiian population.

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Obesity stigma exists even after weight loss

Obesity stigma exists even after weight loss

June 7, 2012  |  5 Comments
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A study by UH Mānoa researcher Janet Latner examining prejudice against obese people is receiving national media attention.

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