UH Med Now - Collaboration

Date: January 15th, 2019 in Collaboration, Research

Pictured: Attendees of the 1st International Conference of Translational Medicine at JABSOM. Deborah Manog Dimaya photo. By UH Med Now The 1st annual International Conference of Translational Medicine inspired the expression of high hopes for collaboration and scientific advancement by Hawai’i Lieutenant Governor Josh Green, MD, who welcomed the distinguished clinicians and presenters to the […]

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Date: December 20th, 2018 in Collaboration, Community Outreach, Faculty, JABSOM News, OB-GYN

Pictured: Portrait of Dr. Tricia Wright. Deborah Manog Dimaya photo. The book is meant as a toolkit for care, informed by Dr. Wright’s experience treating addicted mothers in Hawaiʻi. By Marybeth Kotrodimos for UH Med Now At a time when opioid misuse is rampant across the country and overdose deaths have reached unprecedented levels, it […]

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Pictured: (L to R): Dean Jerris Hedges with Drs. Yoshihisa Asano and Larry Shapiro at the Memorandum of Agreement Signing Ceremony at JABSOM. Deborah Manog Dimaya photos. By Deborah Manog Dimaya, UH Med Now The Noguchi Medical Research Institute (NMRI) of Tokyo invests $1M towards a triple partnership with the University of Hawaiʻi (UH) medical […]

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Pictured: Dr. Axel Lehrer with graduate student and paper co-author Albert To in the Lehrer Lab, Nov. 2018. Deborah Manog Dimaya photo. Dr. Lehrer thinks the vaccine his team proposes might be safer that other candidate vaccines, especially keeping in mind that pregnant women constitute a significant part of the target population for a Zika […]

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Date: December 3rd, 2018 in Collaboration, Faculty, Research

Pictured: Preparing for an injection. The drug studied in the HIV bowel study is delivered by injection. By UH Med Now Scientists at the University of Hawaiʻi medical school were part of a clinical trial led by the Mount Sinai Icahn School of Medicine of a drug which shows promise in the search for a […]

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Pictured: Dr. Shikuma examines a patient at the UH Clinics at Kakaako. Vina Cristobal photo. By the Hawaii State Department of Health and the JABSOM Communications Office HONOLULU – The Hawaii State Department of Health (DOH) Harm Reduction Services Branch announced that Cecilia Shikuma, MD, Director of the University of Hawaii Center for AIDS received […]

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