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The Hawaii AIDS Clinical Research Program has raised more than $20 million to support research and care for HIV-positive people since 2007 when the state Legislature allocated $1.2 million to the program after it lost a $1.6 million grant from the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases because some clinical trial units were closed, […]

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Pictured: The Clinics at Kakaako, home of the Clint Spencer Clinic for HIV care. ON WORLD AIDS DAY 2008, the John A. Burns School of Medicine (JABSOM) at the University of Hawaii at is proud to report its ongoing commitment to serving those infected with HIV. The center also has ongoing research which seeks to […]

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*Click here to read Dave Dondoneau’s article in The Honolulu Advertiser *Click here to read KGMB9’s story *Click here to watch KHON2’s report Note: JABSOM is unable to control when external websites change their website content.

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Pictured: Jerris Hedges, MD, Professor and Dean of Medicine A new study finds large regional differences in how often cardiac arrest occurs outside of a hospital and how often people with cardiac arrest survive to be discharged home in the United States and Canada. The Resuscitation Outcomes Consortium, a team of researchers including Dr. Jerris […]

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Pictured: Dr. Keaweʻaimoku Kaholokula, Chair of Native Hawaiian Health The Department of Native Hawaiian Health at the University of Hawai‘i at Mānoa’s John A. Burns School of Medicine has been awarded $2.7 million to help Native Hawaiians and other Pacific Peoples (including Samoans, Chuukese and Filipinos) lose weight and keep it off. Excessive weight is […]

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Pictured, Dr. Keaweʻaimoku Kaholokula, Chair of the Department of Native Hawaiian Health at JABSOM. The Department of Native Hawaiian Health at the University of Hawaii at Manoa’s John A. Burns School of Medicine has been awarded $2.7 million to help Native Hawaiians and other Pacific Peoples (including Samoans, Chuukese and Filipinos) lose weight and keep […]

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