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Pictured: A bust of Dr. Wong resides in the JABSOM Health Sciences library. Applications are due January 26, 2018 for the semi-annual Robert T. Wong, MD Lectureship at the University of Hawaiʻi (UH) John A. Burns School of Medicine (JABSOM). Dr. Wong was a prominent Honolulu ophthalmologist and Professor of Ophthalmology. As President of the […]

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Dr. Iain MacPherson, an Assistant Professor and HIV researcher at the University of Hawaiʻi John A. Burns School of Medicine (JABSOM) has received a New Investigator Award from the University of Washington/Fred Hutch Center for AIDS Research (CFAR). “This is a highly competitive award and quite prestigious,” said Dr. Bruce Shiramizu, JABSOM Professor of Tropical […]

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Pictured: Mark Watase and his grandson Colby with Dr. Virginia Hinshaw. The Fall 2017 session of the Dr. Rosita Leong Mini-Medical School on Healthy Aging at the University of Hawai’i (UH) drew another large class of interested “students”. More than 165 people attended the sessions. Among them was a young man who attended along with […]

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Pictured: Dr. Shane Wo, on a glacier in Alaska, where he spends part of his pediatrics residency. By Tina Shelton, JABSOM Communications Director At the University of Hawaiʻi Convocation Ceremony for graduating MDs, Dr. Shane Wo (JABSOM MD 2016) heard his name called as the recipient of the Venu and Vijaya Reddy Award in Pediatrics. […]

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Pictured: Dr. Myron Shirasu with his wife Karen at the HMA gala. HMA Photo by Vina Cristobal. Dr. Myron Shirasu, a familiar face at numerous White Coat Ceremonies for incoming University of Hawai’i medical students, has received the Lifetime Achievement Award by the Hawai‘i Medical Association (HMA) at the Ola Pono Ike Medical Gala in […]

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Pictured: Dr. Raymond Itagaki (JABSOM MD 1975) By A.J. McWhorter UH Med Now The Raymond K. Itagaki, MD Endowed Memorial scholarship was recently established at the University of Hawaiʻi in memory of Dr. Raymond K. Itagaki. Dr. Itagaki served in the Air Force as an officer during the Vietnam War. He entered the John A. […]

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