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We are proudly celebrating some of our JABSOM scientists this week as we welcome the National Diversity in STEM Conference to Hawaiʻi Nei By Kalpana J. Kallianpur, PhD, for the Office of the Associate Dean for Research Numerous physicians in Hawaiʻi today owe their success, in part, to training by Dr. Dominic Chow, a Professor […]

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We are proudly celebrating some of our scientists this week as we welcome the National Diversity in STEM Conference to Hawaiʻi Nei. By Kalpana J. Kallianpur, PhD, for the Office of the JABSOM Associate Dean for Research A number of researchers at the University of Hawaiʻi(UH) medical school discovered their career paths early in life. […]

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Pictured: Healthy eating and exercise are emphasized at Keiki Health Camps held in the community annually by honor students of the University of Hawaii medical school. 2018 Photo on Linapuni Elementary School campus by Deborah Manog Dimaya, 2018. Hawaiʻi youth obesity rate has held steady; is tied for the seventh lowest in the nation. News […]

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Pictured: Doctoral Candidate Albert To, in the Tropical Medicine vaccine development lab of Dr. Axel Lehrer at UH JABSOM. Photo by Deborah Manog Dimaya. By Albert To, PhD Candidate, Tropical Medicine, Medical Microbiology and Pharmacology Living on an archipelago of paradise where the temperature is always warm, the beaches never end, and the lush hiking […]

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The new study emphasizes the importance of using protective gear when handling pesticides on the job and including information about pesticide exposure in your medical history. The American Heart Association, UH Med Now and Kuakini Medical Center A University of Hawaiʻi at Mānoa study of data from the Kuakini Medical Center’s Honolulu Heart Program suggests […]

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Pictured: WHO Western Pacific Region Director Dr. Takeshi Kasai and others at the meeting at the UH medical school. By UH Med Now Dr. Takeshi Kasai, World Health Organization Regional Director for the Western Pacific, met at the University of Hawaiʻi (UH) medical school this week with Dean Jerris Hedges, MD and several other UH […]

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