UH Med Now - Collaboration

Date: June 6th, 2019 in Collaboration, Faculty, JABSOM News, Research

Pictured: UH Mānoa MHIRT students during a layover in Seoul. By Tina Shelton JABSOM Communications Director The annual Minority Health International Research Training (MHIRT) program is underway, another summer of undergraduate students from the University of Hawaiʻi at Mānoa (UHM) boarding planes for long flights to international research destinations, a dream-come-true opportunity for budding scientists […]

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Uncontrolled bleeding caused by events such as everyday accidents, acts of violence, or even natural disasters can result in death within minutes. Stop the Bleed is one of our nation’s largest public health campaigns, first launched in 2015. Its goal is to save lives by training people across the country how to stop traumatic bleeding. […]

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Pictured: Participants at the annual meeting in the JABSOM lobby. By Deborah Manog Dimaya, UH Med Now Correspondent The Cancer Council of the Pacific Islands (CCPI) held its annual meeting and US-Pacific Islands (USAPI) Registry Training at the University of Hawaiʻi(UH) John A. Burns School of Medicine (JABSOM) at the end of April 2019. The […]

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Pictured: MD student Josiah Situmeang won 1st place in the Medical Students Division. “We are reaching a wider and wider audience each year,” said Lyn Hamamura. By Tina Shelton JABSOM Communications Director Lyn Hamamura was fired up about this year’s Biomedical Sciences and Health Disparities Symposium and she had every right to be. “This year […]

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Pictured: Some of the people involved in the Student Immunization Initiative This news story, reported with a little assistance from the University ofHawaiʻi Mānoa (UHM) John A. Burns School of Medicine (JABSOM), features the work the Student Immunization Initiative at the University of Hawaiʻi , and what they are doing working peer-to-peer to educate young […]

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Date: April 26th, 2019 in Collaboration, JABSOM News, Research, Student Life

Pictured: Graduate Student Jonathan Yap describes his research (Cell & Molecular Biology and Center for Cardiovascular Research) to a symposium judge. By Tina Shelton, JABSOM Communications Director The annual Biosciences and Health Disparities Symposium at the University of Hawaiʻi drew close to 170 different ideas, laid out in poster form by undergraduate students from colleges […]

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