UH Med Now - Donors

Date: March 7th, 2018 in Donors, Faculty, Giving, JABSOM News

Pictured: Dean Jerris Hedges and Dr. Izutsu hold a framed artwork made of golden folded paper cranes. By Deborah Manog Dimaya, UH Med Now Honolulu obstetrician Dr. Thomas Kosasa donated $600,000 to establish the Satoru Izutsu, PhD Endowed Professorship of Medical Education at the University of Hawaiʻi John A. Burns School of Medicine (JABSOM). Dr. […]

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Date: February 16th, 2018 in Donors, Faculty, JABSOM News, staff

Pictured: A decoration during the Mahalo Nacho event. $728,877 was pledged during the 2017 Internal Giving Campaign (IGC) at the John A. Burns School of Medicine (JABSOM), University of Hawaiʻi. Campaign Co-Chairs Tony Guerrero, MD of Psychiatry and Dr. Larry Burgess, Office of Student Affairs Director Larry Burgess, are both proud JABSOM alumni. And they […]

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Date: January 29th, 2018 in Donors, Giving, JABSOM News

Pictured: Sandi Portnoy (family photo). By UH Med Now It is a rare type of cancer, yet uterine leiomyosarcoma does strike women in Hawaiʻi. This past December, physicians in our State had the opportunity to learn more about the disease from a leader in the field, thanks to the generosity of local attorney and University […]

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Pictured: Dr. Izutsu eloquently thanked those gathered to celebrate his retirement and the endowment created in his honor. Our video camera foretells that we have a video from the event still to come. Tina Shelton photo. By Tina Shelton and Margot Schrire To thank and recognize Dr. Satoru Izutsu for the many lives he has […]

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Pictured: Benjamin Young, MD and his wife DeDe at the scholarship donation signing ceremony. Dr. Benjamin Young and his wife, DeDe, recently established the Ben and DeDe Young Endowed Scholarship that will be awarded to a third-year medical student with the greatest financial need. As the former Dean of Students at the University of Hawai’i […]

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Date: January 4th, 2018 in Alumni News, Donors, Giving, JABSOM News

Pictured Dede and Dr. Benjamin Young. Photo by Amanda Shell. Dr. Ben Young is a highly respected psychiatrist who is cherished as the former Dean of Students at JABSOM   By Deborah Manog, UH Med Now Dr. Benjamin Young and his wife, DeDe, recently established the Ben and DeDe Young Endowed Scholarship that will be […]

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