UH Med Now
HOME Project’s Dr. Jill Omori presented with Hawaiʻi Women Lawyers’ Distinguished Service Award
Pictured above: Dr. Jill Omori surrounded by members of the MD Class of 2016 before their Convocation Ceremony. (Amanda Shell Photo)
Reported by Janelle Guerrero-Miguel, UH Med Now Student Journalist
“I am truly humbled and honored to receive this award. To be recognized for doing something I love is very special,” said Dr. Omori, who serves on the faculty of the John A. Burns School of Medicine.
“I definitely share the honor with all the students, volunteers, physicians, and community supporters that help to make HOME Project possible,” Omori said.
Dr. Omori earned her Bachelor of Science degree in Speech Pathology and Audiology, going on to earn her MD degree at the John A. Burns School of Medicine (JABSOM) in 1995. She completed her residency training in Family Medicine and Community Health in Hawai’i.