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Pictured: (Left) ʻAhahui o nā Kauka & Kauka Haumana in kīhei (L to R) Nick Simon, Kaʻahukane Leite-Ah Yo (MS2), Dr. Wesley Sumida, Dr. Martina Kamaka (JABSOM MD 1986), Dr. Dee-Ann Carpenter (JABSOM MD 1993), Kanoe Quibelan (MS2), Kayla Murata (MS2), Cori Sutton. By Kanoe Quibelan, Kaʻahukane Leite-Ah Yo and Kayla Murata MD Candidates, JABSOM […]

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Date: September 13th, 2017 in Research

Pictured: The University of Hawaiʻi Clinics at Kakaʻako SAN BRUNO, Calif. and HONOLULU, Sept. 13, 2017 — A clinical trial will begin soon on a drug that researchers hope will reduce inflammation in patients with Alzheimer’s Disease. The University of Hawai’i (UH) John A. Burns School of Medicine (JABSOM) will recruit 14 people, seven of […]

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Date: September 11th, 2017 in Faculty, JABSOM News, Student Life

Pictured: Dr. Enrique Carrazana, Dr. Pat Borman, Dr. Jason Viereck, Jason Ocol, MD Candidate Bryce Kalei Chang, Richard Ho, Dr. Beau Nakamoto, Mitsuki Ota, and Dr. Kore Kai Liow. By Chloe Williams and Catherine Chao, Special for UH Med Now More than 100 people joined the 2017 Hawaiʻi NEURO (Neuroscience EdUcation and Research Outreach) event […]

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Date: September 11th, 2017 in Alumni News, Faculty, JABSOM News, Research

Pictured: Dr. Ryder Onopa, JABSOM Class of 2014 The family of the late Ryder Onopa, MD, has consented to the naming of a blood drive to be held at the University of Hawai’i medical school in honor of 2014 MD Ryder Onopa, who died of cancer during his third year of Residency Training in Internal […]

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Date: September 11th, 2017 in JABSOM News, Research

By Cheryl Ernst, Events & Public Info Officer, College of Tropical Agriculture and Human Resources ARCS Foundation Honolulu Chapter has named John A. Burns School of Medicine (JABSOM) Professor Richard Yanagihara, MD, MPH, its 2017 ARCS Scientist of the Year. The Scientist of the Year award recognizes a University of Hawaiʻi (UH) researcher whose advancement […]

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Date: September 7th, 2017 in Alumni News, Faculty, JABSOM News

Pictured: Dr. Naleen Andrade, at left, with JABSOM Dean Jerris Hedges, MD (2016 Amanda Shell photo.) Washington, DC, September 7, 2017 – The American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry (AACAP) is pleased to announce Naleen Naupaka Andrade, MD, Professor & Director National Center on Indigenous Hawaiian Behavioral Health (NCIHBH), Clinical Director & Senior Mentor […]

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