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Researchers report physician workforce shortage worsening

Researchers report physician workforce shortage worsening

April 24, 2013  |  Comments
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John A. Burns School of Medicine researchers say based on Hawaiʻi’s population, the state is an estimated 747 physicians short of the number that it should currently have treating patients.

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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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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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Anonymous donor makes $9.2 million gift to UH

Anonymous donor makes $9.2 million gift to UH

January 15, 2013  |  4 Comments
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One of the largest gift commitments ever made to UH by a private individual will fund student scholarships and support science and culinary programs.

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Box jellyfish research breakthrough by Manoa biochemist

Box jellyfish research breakthrough by Manoa biochemist

December 12, 2012  |  6 Comments
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UH Mānoa Angel Yanagihara has developed a medicine that effectively treats the sting of a box jellyfish.

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$6 million in funding for heart disease research

$6 million in funding for heart disease research

December 7, 2012  |  Comments
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Ralph Shohet and the Center for Cardiovascular Research received $6 million in funding to battle heart disease.

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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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Cancer center project under budget and more in the news

Cancer center project under budget and more in the news

November 2, 2012  |  Comments
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The UH Cancer Center’s new facility is among UH programs and people featured in news coverage during the past week.

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Manoa researchers collaborate on new anti-cancer drug

Manoa researchers collaborate on new anti-cancer drug

October 26, 2012  |  2 Comments
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UH Cancer Center and Department of Chemistry researchers have found potential in the compound englerin A as an anti-tumor drug, specifically to target renal cancer cells.

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Public health research takes students to Yap

Public health research takes students to Yap

October 26, 2012  |  Comments
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An international elective offered by the John A. Burns School of Medicine to promote global health took two students to Yap for clinical training and public health research.

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