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Date: April 18th, 2018 in Community Outreach, JABSOM News, Student Life

Pictured: JABSOM MD 2019 candidates Jayden Galamgam and Jack Branston lead the keiki in jump rope, part of the physical fitness station. Deborah Manog Dimaya Photo. By Deborah Manog Dimaya, UH Med Now   A forecast of heavy winds and torrential downpour could not put a damper on the smiles of children, happy to learn […]

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Date: April 16th, 2018 in JABSOM News

Pictured: a poster session during the 2017 Symposium. By UH Med Now Do you know whether Cat Scratch Fever occurs more often among children in Hawaiʻi? Do people with HIV have less body strength? Is there a sensor that could be developed for diapers to alert parents early to their infant’s urinary tract infection? These […]

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Date: April 16th, 2018 in JABSOM News

Pictured: 2018 EME award winners present at the ceremony (Dr. Sean Munnelly not pictured.) Seven faculty members are recognized by the student body By the JABSOM Enquirer Medical students at the University of Hawai’i (UH) John A. Burns School of Medicine (JABSOM) revealed the winners of the second-annual Excellence in Medical Education Awards (known as […]

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Date: April 12th, 2018 in JABSOM News

The Hawai’i version of the curriculum inspired Harvard University and other schools which adopted or adapted it around the country By UH Med Now Alex Anderson, MD, a pioneer in the innovative problem-based learning used by the University of Hawaiʻi (UH) John A. Burns School of Medicine (JABSOM), passed away on March 26, 2018 at […]

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Pictured: Dr. Robert Nichols in the lab at the Biosciences Building at the John A. Burns School of Medicine. Deborah Manog Dimaya photo. By Deborah Manog Dimaya UH Med Now Correspondent Recognized by its ability to steal memories and target the aging population, Alzheimer’s Disease has long been without a cure — but a University […]

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Date: April 11th, 2018 in JABSOM News

Pictured: Dr. Nash Witten (JABSOM MD 2017) during his longitudinal training at North Hawaiʻi Community Hospital, with surgery team members Ronny Triphahn, Carol Aceret, Kamalu Joaquin and Dr. Howard Wong. The University of Hawaiʻi medical school has an innovative, problem-based curriculum. The school also was a pioneer in long-term, community-based student clinical training. By Tina […]

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