Tag: John A Burns School of Medicine

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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Doctor supply grew but statewide shortage is still apparent

Doctor supply grew but statewide shortage is still apparent

September 12, 2016  |  1 Comment
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The Hawaiʻi Physician Workforce Assessment finds that Hawaiʻi is looking better but the state still has a shortage of 500 physicians overall.

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ARCS Foundation honors top doctoral candidates in STEM fields

ARCS Foundation honors top doctoral candidates in STEM fields

August 31, 2016  |  Comments
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UH Mānoa’s Benjamin Fulton has been named the Scholar of the Year for his work on automating the search for small planets.

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Hawaiʻi surgeons honor their greatest UH medical school mentor

Hawaiʻi surgeons honor their greatest UH medical school mentor

August 26, 2016  |  Comments
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Three hundred people representing several generations of surgeons in Hawaiʻi paid tribute to former surgery department chair Dr. Thomas J. Whelan, Jr.

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School of Medicine program wins accreditation with commendation

School of Medicine program wins accreditation with commendation

August 22, 2016  |  Comments
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The UH John A. Burns School of Medicine has received Accreditation with Commendation from the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education.

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Aspiring medical students present summer internship projects

Aspiring medical students present summer internship projects

August 12, 2016  |  1 Comment
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JABSOM and Queen’s Medical Center collaborate to recruit student researchers into graduate studies, careers.

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Make-A-Wish teen shoots hoops and dons white coat at UH Mānoa

Make-A-Wish teen shoots hoops and dons white coat at UH Mānoa

July 29, 2016  |  Comments
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UH Mānoa students, faculty and staff give Alyssa a full day of aloha.

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In Memoriam: Derrik Matsumoto, a friendly smile at JABSOM

In Memoriam: Derrik Matsumoto, a friendly smile at JABSOM

July 29, 2016  |  Comments
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The University of Hawaiʻi is saddened by the passing of JABSOM’s Derrik Matsumoto.

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Potential new Ebola vaccine has heat-stable formulation

Potential new Ebola vaccine has heat-stable formulation

July 18, 2016  |  Comments
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JABSOM’s Axel Lehrer shares preliminary test results for a promising Ebola vaccine being developed to retain effectiveness without refrigeration.

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Alzheimer’s gene may show effects on brain starting in childhood

Alzheimer’s gene may show effects on brain starting in childhood

July 13, 2016  |  1 Comment
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A study by UH Mānoa’s Linda Chang shows people with a specific variant of the apolipoprotein-E gene are more likely to develop Alzheimer’s disease.

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