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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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Hilo unveils new doctor of nursing practice program

Hilo unveils new doctor of nursing practice program

June 1, 2012  |  Comments
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The School of Nursing will begin its new doctor of nursing practice program in the fall 2012 semester.

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New public health studies school planned at UH Manoa

New public health studies school planned at UH Manoa

April 4, 2012  |  Comments
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The School of Global and Community Health will address urgent health issues at the community and international levels.

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Medical school to remember J. David Curb

Medical school to remember J. David Curb

January 18, 2012  |  1 Comment
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Memorial fund is established for internationally renowned health investigator.

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