UH Med Now

Date: December 10th, 2018 in IN THE NEWS, JABSOM News, Student Life

Pictured: Maiya Smith (MD Class of 2022) after the Honolulu Marathon, holding her finisher’s medallion. By UH Med Now University of Hawai’i first-year medical students students Maiya Smith and Tyler Thorne joined John A. Burns School of Medicine (JABSOM) faculty surgeon Dr. Chad Cryer recently to help KITV-4 news reporter Eliza Larson explain common running […]

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Date: December 10th, 2018 in Donors, Giving

Pictured: A bust of Dr. Wong resides in the JABSOM Health Sciences library. Applications are due January 31, 2019 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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Pictured: (L to R): Dean Jerris Hedges with Drs. Yoshihisa Asano and Larry Shapiro at the Memorandum of Agreement Signing Ceremony at JABSOM. Deborah Manog Dimaya photos. By Deborah Manog Dimaya, UH Med Now The Noguchi Medical Research Institute (NMRI) of Tokyo invests $1M towards a triple partnership with the University of Hawaiʻi (UH) medical […]

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Pictured: Dr. Axel Lehrer with graduate student and paper co-author Albert To in the Lehrer Lab, Nov. 2018. Deborah Manog Dimaya photo. Dr. Lehrer thinks the vaccine his team proposes might be safer that other candidate vaccines, especially keeping in mind that pregnant women constitute a significant part of the target population for a Zika […]

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Date: December 3rd, 2018 in Collaboration, Faculty, Research

Pictured: Preparing for an injection. The drug studied in the HIV bowel study is delivered by injection. By UH Med Now Scientists at the University of Hawaiʻi medical school were part of a clinical trial led by the Mt. Sinai Icahn School of Medicine of a drug which shows promise in the search for a […]

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Pictured: Dr. Shikuma examines a patient at the UH Clinics at Kakaʻako. Vina Cristobal photo. By the Hawaiʻi State Department of Health and the JABSOM Communications Office HONOLULU – The Hawai‘i State Department of Health (DOH) Harm Reduction Services Branch announced that Cecilia Shikuma, MD, Director of the University of Hawaiʻi Center for AIDS received […]

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