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Date: September 23rd, 2016 in JABSOM News

Pictured, Dr. Lishomwa Ndhlovu with Dr. Cecilia Shikuma in the UH Hawai’i Center for AIDS. The laboratory of University of Hawaiʻi (UH) Mānoa Associate Professor Lishomwa Ndhlovu, MD, PhD, has been awarded two new grants from the National Institutes of Health (NIH), including prestigious R01 level funding, to advance his strategy to cure HIV. The […]

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Date: September 21st, 2016 in Care, JABSOM News, Research

The National Institutes of Health (NIH) today announced $157 million in awards in fiscal year 2016 to launch a seven-year initiative called Environmental influences on Child Health Outcomes (ECHO). The ECHO program will investigate how exposure to a range of environmental factors in early development – from conception through early childhood – influences the health […]

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Date: September 19th, 2016 in Faculty, JABSOM News

Pictured: Some of the 350 physicians selected as “Top Doctors” for 2016, with medical students, at JABSOM-Kaka’ako. Well over half of the Hawai’i physicians identified as “Top Doctors” for 2016 are alumni and faculty of the John A. Burns School of Medicine (JABSOM). The list of “Top Doctors of Hawaiʻi,” published in this month’s Honolulu […]

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Date: September 16th, 2016 in Faculty, JABSOM News, Research

University of Hawai’i at Mānoa (UHM) researchers have identified a unique epigenetic footprint in specific types of immune cells from blood that can identify individuals with HIV that have a range of impairments in cognitive function. Reliable biomarkers such as that identified by the researchers offer insight into how HIV associated cognitive impairment develops but […]

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Date: September 15th, 2016 in Student Life

Enjoy our highlights videos, with photos from Amanda Shell and video montage from Vina Cristobal of UH Med and University Health Partners Communications!

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Date: September 14th, 2016 in Faculty, JABSOM News, Student Life

Have you ever wondered how we’re doing in promoting diversity? Today, results of an annual report were shared with the medical school’s Executive Committee, and through this article, we’d like to share it with you, too. The University of Hawaiʻi is committed to creating a diverse workplace within the school. Dean Jerris Hedges, MD, believes […]

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