Tag: John A Burns School of Medicine

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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UH Mānoa medical school is state’s leading producer of Top Doctors

UH Mānoa medical school is state’s leading producer of Top Doctors

September 19, 2016  |  Comments
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Honolulu Magazine’s “Top Doctors of Hawaiʻi,” includes 350 graduates or medical professors from the UH Mānoa medical school.

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Researchers find potential signature of cognitive function in people living with HIV

Researchers find potential signature of cognitive function in people living with HIV

September 19, 2016  |  Comments
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UH researchers identify a unique footprint in specific types of immune cells from blood that can identify individuals with HIV that have impairments in cognitive function.

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First community-based overdose and naloxone program begins in Hawaiʻi

First community-based overdose and naloxone program begins in Hawaiʻi

September 13, 2016  |  Comments
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The CHOW Project in collaboration with the University Health Partners of Hawaiʻi will begin to distribute kits to the people at risk of an opioid overdose.

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