Tag: public health

UH partners with FDA on food, drug, cosmetic and medical device safety

UH partners with FDA on food, drug, cosmetic and medical device safety

September 1, 2016  |  Comments
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The FDA and the state will use their collective resources—scientists, laboratories and community outreach—to deal with food, drug, cosmetic and medical device safety in the state.

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Infant mortality in post-earthquake Haiti

Infant mortality in post-earthquake Haiti

August 12, 2016  |  Comments
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UH Mānoa researchers find more needs to be done to assist displaced families living in camps as a result of natural disasters.

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New book sounds alarm on healthcare providers in India

New book sounds alarm on healthcare providers in India

July 22, 2016  |  Comments
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UH Mānoa Assistant Professor Victoria Y. Fan examines the level of education and medical qualifications of physicians and other healthcare providers in India.

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Mercury exposure management in northern Canadian communities

Mercury exposure management in northern Canadian communities

July 20, 2016  |  Comments
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UH Mānoa’s Catherine Pirkle publishes a guide on mercury levels in food for health care providers.

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Jill Omori honored for homeless medical outreach project

Jill Omori honored for homeless medical outreach project

May 23, 2016  |  Comments
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UH Mānoa Associate Professor Jill Omori honored with the Hawaiʻi Women Lawyers’ Distinguished Service Award for the H.O.M.E. Project.

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Board of Regents medals awarded for teaching excellence

Board of Regents medals awarded for teaching excellence

May 18, 2016  |  Comments
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Fourteen University faculty members were honored with the Board of Regents’ Medal for Excellence.

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Using math to predict ebola

Using math to predict ebola

May 11, 2016  |  Comments
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Through mathematical modeling, Yong and colleagues found that actions taken to halt the spread of the deadly virus may in fact increase transmission.

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Teens who use e-cigarettes are more likely to start smoking cigarettes

Teens who use e-cigarettes are more likely to start smoking cigarettes

January 25, 2016  |  2 Comments
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Teenagers who use e-cigarettes are more likely to start smoking tobacco cigarettes, according to new UH Cancer Center study

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Working to stem sepsis deaths

Working to stem sepsis deaths

December 22, 2014  |  1 Comment
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UH Cancer Center and JABSOM trained researcher Felix Ikuomola looks to ocean to find a treatment

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Native Hawaiian health focus of new degree

Native Hawaiian health focus of new degree

March 11, 2013  |  4 Comments
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UH Mānoa is now offering a new master’s degree in public health specializing in Native Hawaiian and indigenous health.

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