UH Med Now - Community Outreach

Pictured: Students in a canoe wave to mourners on shore. Vina Cristobal photo. Skeptical of body donation, a daughter changes her mind after witnessing the regard shown for her mother and other donors by University of Hawaiʻi medical students. By Tina Shelton, JABSOM Communications Director Physical therapist Sarah Meeker laughs now when she says she […]

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Pictured: Andrew Kinimaka, JABSOM MD 2019, performing at a JABSOM MD Senior Lūʻau in 2016. Amanda Shell photos. Lūʻau. The Kumu Hula says the mele reminds us that Native Hawaiian healing included the scientific and the spiritual dimensions of healing. By Tina Shelton, JABSOM Communications Director Later this month, fourth-year University of Hawaiʻi medical student […]

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Date: April 8th, 2019 in Community Outreach, Faculty, Giving, Research

Pictured: Dr. Shiramizu in his laboratory Dr. Bruce Shiramizu is a Pediatrician and Cancer Researcher, an investigator with the University of Hawaii Center for AIDS, and a dedicated mentor to young scientists through his work with the St. Baldrick’s Foundation. Every summer, Dr. Shiramizu mentors an outstanding young scientist in his Hawaii laboratory, and takes […]

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Pictured: Middle schoolers enact an emergency transport during the 2017 Joint Healthcare Opportunities Conference The John A. Burns School of Medicine invites all Oahu middle schoolers (6th to 8th graders) for an interactive day on campus exploring health careers! Come try out some of Hawaii’s most exciting jobs in the healthcare field! The Joint Healthcare […]

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Pictured: Leilani Manglicmot, JABSOM MD 2020 candidate, shows keiki healthy snack alternatives. Deborah Manog Dimaya photo. Every year the John A. Burns School of Medicine Alpha Omega Alpha — that’s the medical student honor society — invites keiki in kindergarten to the fifth grade to join them for a day of health-related activities hosted by […]

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Pictured: Elisabeth Young at her White Coat Ceremony in 2014. Amanda Shell photo. The journey from her home in Lihue to national recognition for her work at University of Hawaii (UH) at Manoa’s John A. Burns School of Medicine (JABSOM) is rooted in the love Elisabeth Young has for her Kauai community. By UH News […]

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