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Date: June 12th, 2019 in Faculty

Pictured: Applying lessons from his early magic career led Dr. Alson Inaba to win the American Heart Association’s first Innovation at Heart award in 2019. (Photo courtesy of Alson Inaba) From American Heart Association News Dr. Alson Inaba has no shortage of tricks up his sleeve. He’s the doctor who figured out that the Bee […]

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Pictured: Dr. Neal Palafox in the TV studio. Vina Cristobal photo. June is Men’s Health Month and Family Medicine and Community Health physician and professor Dr. Neal Palafox has some general tips for keeping the men in our lives well. In addition to teaching future doctors, Dr. Palafox provides care through the John A. Burns […]

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Date: June 6th, 2019 in Collaboration, Faculty, JABSOM News, Research

Pictured: UH Mānoa MHIRT students during a layover in Seoul. By Tina Shelton JABSOM Communications Director The annual Minority Health International Research Training (MHIRT) program is underway, another summer of undergraduate students from the University of Hawaiʻi at Mānoa (UHM) boarding planes for long flights to international research destinations, a dream-come-true opportunity for budding scientists […]

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Date: June 6th, 2019 in Giving, JABSOM News, Student Life

Pictured: Drs. Drs. Galamgam and Kan with faculty at Jikei University School of Medicine in Japan. Soon before they graduated in May, Drs. Jayden Galamgam and Florence Kan of the University of Hawaiʻi MD Class of 2019 spent a month studying Global Health at the Jikei University School of Medicine in Minato, Tokyo, Japan. What […]

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Date: June 4th, 2019 in JABSOM News, Student Life, UH Manoa

Pictured: MD 2020 Candidate Kaauhukane Leite-Ah Yo doing a pediatric exam with a (mock) patient. DMD photo. It’s Coming This Month–What is Transition to Clerkship? Prepping for MD student clinical rotations By Deborah Manog Dimaya, UH Med Now Correspondent For MD students at the University of Hawaiʻi John A. Burns School of Medicine (UH JABSOM), […]

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Pictured: Dr. Scarlett Johnson, who won first-place for her research as a pediatric resident, with Drs. Prashant Purohit and David Kurahara. Photo courtesy of Natalie Ho Talamoa. By Deborah Manog Dimaya, UH Med Now Correspondent The Annual Raul Rudoy, MD, MPH Resident and Fellow Research Day highlights scholarly work done by the pediatric residents and […]

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