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Date: December 1st, 2019 in Faculty, JABSOM News, Research

Pictured: Dr. Marla Berry, Professor of Cell and Molecular Biology By UH Med Now Dr. Marla Berry of the John A. Burns School of Medicine (JABSOM) has been selected to submit University of Hawaiʻi‘s next Center of Biomedical Research Excellence (COBRE) application, due in January 2020. The focus is “Precision Nutrition”, formerly described as Personalized […]

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Pictured: Dr. Kamaka, Dr. Wong and Dr. Carpenter accept the award on stage in Christchurch, New Zealand. The award recognized the 13-year effort of the C3 team at The University of Hawaiʻi John A. Burns School of Medicine to build an integrated cultural competency curriculum, centered on Native Hawaiian health. (Christchurch, New Zealand) The C3 […]

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Date: November 18th, 2019 in Faculty, UH Manoa, Workforce Development

Pictured: JiSook Ha, Sheri Gon, Claire Ying, and Dick Teshima, faculty in the John A. Burns School of Medicine (JABSOM) Medical Technology at UH Mānoa. Med Tech is the only accredited training program for laboratory professionals in Hawaiʻi. Amanda Shell photos. This special article is by Sheri Gon, a faculty member in the JABSOM Department […]

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Above, an original illustration by MD Candidate Christina Tse, JABSOM Class of 2022. “I can only imagine what it is like for this patient to suffer from these bizarre seizures for so many years,” said University of Hawaiʻi Family Medicine Resident Nina Beckwith, MD. By Tina Shelton, JABSOM Communications Director Laughter is the best medicine, […]

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Date: November 7th, 2019 in Faculty, Research, Rural, UH Manoa, Workforce Development

We are proudly celebrating some of our JABSOM scientists this week as we welcome the National Diversity in STEM Conference to Hawaiʻi Nei “When I was 17 I decided to dedicate my life to gene therapy research and have worked towards that goal,” said University of Hawaiʻi researcher Jesse Owens.

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This week we proudly celebrate some of our JABSOM scientists as we welcome the National Diversity in STEM Conference to Hawaiʻi Nei. “Knowing that the results of our work can have a direct impact on the future of patient care is very exciting,” said Dr. Michael Ortega. By Kalpana J. Kallianpur, PhD, for the Office […]

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