Problem-Based Learning (PBL) Demonstration for current or future applicants to JABSOM


December 14th, 2018

1:00 PM - 4:00 PM

The University of Hawaiʻi John A. Burns School of Medicine (JABSOM) utilizes innovative learning methods including standardized patients, “manikin” simulations, and a tutorial-based, student-centered system called Problem-Based Learning (PBL). An orientation to the JABSOM curriculum will be held which includes an explanation of PBL and the opportunity to take part in a PBL exercise. A description of the educational program and a tour of the Medical Education Building will also be provided.

Intended Audience
This session is strongly recommended for those applying or planning to apply to JABSOM.

Where to go on Demo Day
Sign-in and and pick up your packet at the Medical Education Building, 3rd floor Auditorium.
The building’s main entrance is to the left of the three flagpoles on Ilalo Street, facing makai.

Dates offered for 2018

Fall: December 14, 2018 (Friday), 1:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. Please register by December 7.

Please complete and submit the PBL Demo registration form if you would like to attend. Please be sure to indicated which date you plan to attend.

E-MAIL, FAX, or MAIL the registration form to:

Ms. Kori-Jo Kochi
Office of Medical Education, MEB 307
John A. Burns School of Medicine
University of Hawaiʻi at Mānoa (Kakaʻako)
651 Ilalo Street
Honolulu, HI 96813-5534

Fax: (808) 692-1252

For more information or questions, please contact Ms. Kori-Jo Kochi (