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Date: March 14th, 2017 in Alumni News, Faculty, JABSOM News

Pictured: Women in the MD Class of 2019 at the White Coat Ceremony in July, 2015. The national “Best Graduate Schools” rankings were released today by U.S. News & World Report, and there was good news for the University of Hawaii John A. Burns School of Medicine (JABSOM). The magazine ranked Hawaii’s medical school as […]

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Date: March 14th, 2017 in Alumni News, JABSOM News, Student Life

Pictured: Dr. Sara Harris matched in 2013. SOME of the terror was relieved a notch over the weekend, when the soon-to-be doctors in our Class of 2017 began learning whether they had “Matched” in terse messages sent by the National Residency Matching Program (NRMP). However, even if they now know they matched, the Class of […]

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Date: March 14th, 2017 in JABSOM News

Starting this Friday, (Match Day 2017 and St. Patrick’s Day) March 17, and through Friday March 24, prepare for some muggy weather–INDOORS in parts of the medical school. The facilities team has announced that in the evening on March 17 and then daily through March 24, the ventilation and air conditioning systems on the Diamond […]

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The John A. Burns School of Medicine (JABSOM) is among the top medical schools in the country in several key areas, according to newly released data from the Association of American Medical Colleges (AAMC). The University of Hawaiʻi medical school excels in the number of its graduates who enter training in primary care medicine. JABSOM […]

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Date: March 10th, 2017 in JABSOM News, Research

Pictured: Ralph Shohet, MD, in his laboratory at the John A. Burns School of Medicine. Scientists at the Center for Cardiovascular Research at the University of Hawaiʻi John A. Burns School of Medicine (JABSOM) hope that patients with hemophilia could one day be treated with gene therapy delivered by tiny bubbles. The technique could provide […]

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Date: March 9th, 2017 in Alumni News, JABSOM News

The Honorable James S. Burns, who had a distinguished judicial career spanning more than 30 years, passed away this morning. The Chief Justice, Governor, Intermediate Court of Appeals, William S. Richardson School of Law, John A. Burns School of Medicine, and the American Judicature Society provide the following statements: “Hawaiʻi lost a giant of the […]

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