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Date: February 21st, 2019 in JABSOM News, Research

Dr. Lehrer is pictured in his laboratory at JABSOM. Dr. Axel Lehrer of UH Tropical Medicine demonstrates his vaccine can sustain immunogenicity after being stored at 104°F for up to 12 weeks, in research published in the European Journal of Pharmaceutics and Biopharmaceutics. Lehrer is co-inventor of the novel proposed vaccine developed in collaboration with […]

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Date: February 20th, 2019 in JABSOM News

Pictured: Researchers with the UH Center for Diabetes Research, left to right: Takashi Matsui, MD, PhD; Rachel Boulay, PhD; Ralph Shohet, MD; Marjorie Mau, MD; Mariana Gerschenson, PhD; Olivier LeSaux, PhD; Viola Pomozi, PhD; Michael Corley, PhD; Noemi Polgar, PhD; Alexander Stokes, PhD. REQUEST FOR APPLICATION: Announcement from the Diabetes Center for Biomedical Research Excellence […]

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Date: February 14th, 2019 in Alumni News, JABSOM News, Rural

Pictured: Dr. Hancock on Piig Island in Yap State surrounded by children he served as a family physician, 2007. Born and raised on Hawaiʻi Island, this 2003 University of Hawaiʻi medical school graduate credits “PBL” with helping him track down medical mysteries. By Tina Shelton, JABSOM Communications Director When the first patient came in complaining […]

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Date: February 14th, 2019 in Student Life

Pictured: MD 2019 candidates Emily Jones, Megan Sumida and Aaron Suzuka holding messages they shared on social media during “Solidarity” week, with the theme “Hate has no place here”. University of Hawai’i medical students in the Gold Humanism Honor Society at the John A. Burns School of Medicine (JABSOM) have spent all week in “Solidarity.” […]

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Date: February 14th, 2019 in Community Outreach, Faculty, IN THE NEWS, JABSOM News

Pictured: An injection, like those given in a flu vaccination. With a couple of new cases of Rat Lungworm Disease on Hawai’i Island and February the month the flu typically roars like a lion throughout our State, Dr. Vernon Ansdell of Tropical Medicine, Medical Microbiology and Pharmacology at the University of Hawaiʻi John A. Burns […]

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Date: February 12th, 2019 in JABSOM News

Dr. Robert Gaynes, Infectious Disease Specialist. Tina Shelton photo. ByTina Shelton, JABSOM Communications Director The measles crisis in the Pacific Northwest is current — but it is not new. Unwarranted fear of lifesaving vaccines has been around as long as vaccines have, we were reminded today in a lecture by Emory University professor and infectious […]

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