Tag: John A. Burns School of Medicine

Jellyfish research featured in Florida schools

Jellyfish research featured in Florida schools

February 21, 2014  |  Comments
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The educational video, The Science of the Sting, features Angel Yanagihara’s research program on the box jelly and a discussion of her experience as a research scientist.

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Medical school leads the nation in funding in its category

Medical school leads the nation in funding in its category

February 20, 2014  |  Comments
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The John A. Burns School of Medicine was awarded $57 million in grants and contracts during fiscal year 2013.

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Medical students learn from elderly residents

Medical students learn from elderly residents

February 14, 2014  |  Comments
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As part of the John A. Burns School of Medicine’s WISH Program, care home residents and medical students become year-long companions.

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Accreditation team praises medical school’s speech, hearing program

Accreditation team praises medical school’s speech, hearing program

January 22, 2014  |  Comments
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The UH Mānoa Communication Sciences and Disorders Department has received the longest accreditation in its history.

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Preterm birth by Filipino women linked to genetic mutational change

Preterm birth by Filipino women linked to genetic mutational change

January 14, 2014  |  Comments
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Researchers uncover a genetic explanation for why Filipino women in the state have a higher chance of delivering their babies before full term.

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Researchers test new dengue detection kit

Researchers test new dengue detection kit

January 8, 2014  |  Comments
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UH scientists have found that a commercially available dengue detection kit bests the former “gold standard” test by producing results in under five hours.

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UH’s reproductive technique produces glowing green pigs

UH’s reproductive technique produces glowing green pigs

January 7, 2014  |  Comments
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The green pigs demonstrate the success of the Institute for Biogenesis Research’s reproductive science technique.

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Medical school physician receives state’s top award for AIDS work

Medical school physician receives state’s top award for AIDS work

December 9, 2013  |  Comments
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Dominic Chow receives Suzanne Richmond-Crum Award for major contributions to HIV/AIDS prevention and treatment services in Hawaiʻi.

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Infertile mice generate offspring in assisted reproduction study

Infertile mice generate offspring in assisted reproduction study

November 22, 2013  |  Comments
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Researchers from the John A. Burns School of Medicine reveal minimum Y chromosome contribution required for assisted reproduction in infertile male mice.

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Jerris Hedges named Physician of the Year

Jerris Hedges named Physician of the Year

October 23, 2013  |  Comments
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Jerris Hedges, dean of the John A. Burns School of Medicine, has been named the 2013 Physician of the Year by the Hawaiʻi Medical Association.

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