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Date: July 31st, 2017 in External News, Faculty, JABSOM News, MD Residents, Rural

Pictured: Hawaiʻi Mayor Harry Kim with JABSOM OB-GYN Chair Dr. Ivica Zalud and JABSOM Dean Jerris Hedges in Hilo. The University of Hawaiʻi medical school has deployed its first full-time compensated faculty faculty member to Hilo. This spring, Dr. Kareem Khozaim became the first Obstetrics, Gynecology and Women’s Health (OB-GYN) physician in Hilo employed by […]

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Pictured: Some of the MDs now working and training in the Aloha State under University of Hawaiʻi medical school supervision. Amanda Shell photo. By Tina Shelton, JABSOM Communications DirectorThe graduate medical education year kicked off July 1, 2017 for nearly 32,000 doctors-in-training around the country, including those now hard at work under the supervision of […]

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Date: May 17th, 2010 in Alumni News, JABSOM News, MD Residents

Dean Jerris Hedges told the Class of 2010 their service in Hawaiʻi is sorely needed. Watch the YOUTUBE video from May, 2010. Dean Hedges remarks: “Earlier this week, I shared with you that although there are 8,000 doctors who hold an active physician’s license in Hawaiʻi, only about 2700 work more than half time. Many […]

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