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Date: April 5th, 2010 in Faculty, JABSOM News, Research

Pictured: Dr. Chien-Wen Tseng A new research study shows that even with the use of health information technology, few Hawai’i physicians are aware of the cost of medications they prescribe, and this impedes their ability to consider drug affordability for their patients. The study by Chien-Wen Tseng, MD, Associate Professor at UH Mānoa’s John A. […]

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Date: March 19th, 2010 in Alumni News, JABSOM News, Student Life

Pictured: Dr. Neal Palafox, far right, with Dr. Lee Buenconsejo-Lum and Bradlee Sako, MD at Convocation 2010 By Tina Shelton Medical students celebrated their own March Madness today, as “Match Day” swept across the country, including at the UH Mānoa John A. Burns School of Medicine (JABSOM). On Match Day, graduating medical students learn where […]

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Date: March 19th, 2010 in JABSOM News

Pictured: Match Day in the Auditorium at JABSOM. MATCH DAY IN HAWAIʻI includes the most medical students of Native Hawaiian ancestry in a single class so far, and inspirational MDs including a young woman who went from orphan and foster child to a Hawaii role model! See a full story about MD 2010ʻs convocation, including […]

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Date: March 18th, 2010 in Alumni News, JABSOM News, Student Life

Most of JABSOM’s Class of 2010 will stay as close to home as possible as they begin their careers as physicians and continue training in their specialty areas. Fifteen will enroll in JABSOM’s Hawai’i Residency Programs, learning with our faculty and supporting physicians at our academic training partner medical centers in Hawai’i. Seventeen are off […]

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Date: March 18th, 2010 in JABSOM News

*These pictures are from our on-line Picasa album. To link to the full album, with captions about the photos, click on the image above, then at Picasa click on the upper left link “view all”. Related Story Most 2010s select Primary Care

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Date: March 12th, 2010 in Faculty, JABSOM News

Centralia College has recognized Dr. Jerris Hedges, Dean, John A. Burns School of Medicine, University of Hawai’i at Mānoa, as its 2010 Distinguished Alumnus, noting his outstanding life-time achievements. Dr. Hedges attended Centralia College from 1967-1969. When he received his Associate in Science Degree from Centralia College in 1969, Jerris Hedges couldn’t have known how […]

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