Tag: John A Burns School of Medicine

Teen Health Camp draws record attendance

Teen Health Camp draws record attendance

November 28, 2016  |  Comments
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John A. Burns School of Medicine’s camp encourages students from economically and educationally disadvantaged backgrounds to pursue careers in healthcare.

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Chien-Wen Tseng first Hawaiʻi appointment to U.S. Preventive Services Task Force

Chien-Wen Tseng first Hawaiʻi appointment to U.S. Preventive Services Task Force

November 16, 2016  |  Comments
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UH Professor Chien-Wen Tseng joins national task force which addresses topics that directly affect and improve the health of Americans.

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Medical students help inspire next generation of health professionals

Medical students help inspire next generation of health professionals

November 7, 2016  |  Comments
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The John. A Burns School of Medicine will host a Teen Health Camp introducing students in grades 6–12 to medical workshops and interactive skill demonstrations.

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Budget request funds key initiatives

Budget request funds key initiatives

October 31, 2016  |  Comments
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Proposals include funding for 21st century facilities, graduation initiative and innovation initiative.

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Mukesh Kumar receives funding to find effective treatment for brain inflammation

Mukesh Kumar receives funding to find effective treatment for brain inflammation

October 24, 2016  |  Comments
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The grant will support Kumar’s research on flavivirus infections—the leading cause to inflammation of the brain—tied to the West Nile, Japanese encephalitis, Zika and Dengue viruses.

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University of Hawaiʻi marches with community to end violence

University of Hawaiʻi marches with community to end violence

October 14, 2016  |  1 Comment
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UH students, faculty, administrators and coaches helped to raise awareness alongside hundreds of fellow community members in the 22nd annual Men’s March Against Violence.

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A medical student’s childhood memory of domestic violence

A medical student’s childhood memory of domestic violence

October 12, 2016  |  1 Comment
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Video created by JABSOM hopes to communicate the importance of empathy and to generate support for the Men’s March Against Violence.

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UH helps China establish nation’s first accredited speech-hearing program

UH helps China establish nation’s first accredited speech-hearing program

September 27, 2016  |  Comments
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The demand for speech language and hearing rehabilitation in China far exceeds the number of qualified practitioners.

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UH researcher will test a cure for HIV through a shock and kill strategy

UH researcher will test a cure for HIV through a shock and kill strategy

September 23, 2016  |  2 Comments
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Lishomwa Ndhlovu has been awarded two new grants from the National Institutes of Health to advance his strategy to cure HIV .

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UH medical school part of $157 million NIH award for childhood health

UH medical school part of $157 million NIH award for childhood health

September 23, 2016  |  Comments
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The John A. Burns School of Medicine has been selected to build state-of-the art pediatric clinical research networks in rural and medically underserved areas.

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