UH Med Now - Collaboration

Date: October 2nd, 2019 in Collaboration, JABSOM News, Research

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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Date: September 23rd, 2019 in Collaboration, Faculty, JABSOM News, Research, UH Manoa

The faculty Department of Quantitative Health Sciences pose on the JABSOM Campus. Deborah Manog Dimaya photo. By Tina Shelton, JABSOM Communications Director “Whether you think you can or whether you think you can’t, you’re right.” -Henry Ford The quote above, by Henry Ford, is one that inspires John Chen, Professor and newly appointed Chair of […]

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The current doctor shortage — the number of additional physicians Hawaiʻi needs right now to adequately support its population — is projected between 593 and 830 doctors. By Tina Shelton, JABSOM Communications Director A preliminary analysis of this year’s surveys of licensed physicians in Hawaiʻi shows that the supply of working doctors has decreased by […]

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Pictured: Dancers from one of the study sites performed at the research conclusion preview for the community at JABSOM on August 23. Deborah Manog Dimaya photos. UH medical school study shows participants lowered their 10-year risk for heart disease. By Tina Shelton, JABSOM Communications Director In findings so significant they are being presented this weekend […]

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Art Ushijima at the lectern, in the JABSOM café. August 27, 2019. Deborah Manog Dimaya photos. During Ushijima’s term leading Queen’s, its Board of Trustees has contributed more than $10M to support medical education at JABSOM By Tina Shelton, JABSOM Communications Director No child was ever turned away. No stigma was cast on anyone struggling […]

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Date: September 5th, 2019 in Collaboration, Faculty, Giving, JABSOM News, MINORITY

Pictured: A montage of some of the people honoring Art Ushijima during a festive evening in his honor at UH JABSOM. Photos by Deborah Manog Dimaya. Dr. Joy Andrade was among those asked to speak about Art Ushijima, the retiring longtime President and CEO of The Queen’s Health Systems (QHS), during a ceremony hosted by […]

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