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After 35 years at JABSOM, 18 of them within the medical school’s Department of Native Hawaiian Health (DNHH), Dr. Stephen “Kalani” Brady will be retiring at the end of December 2021. At age three, Dr. Brady says he already knew he was called to be a physician to take care of people in a way […]

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Date: December 28th, 2021 in Alumni News, JABSOM News, UH Manoa

Director of the Hawai’i Department of Health Dr. Elizabeth “Libby” Char (JABSOM MD 1991) delivers the fall 2021 commencement address at the University of Hawai’i (UH) at Mānoa. She recalls her experiences as a UH alumna, an emergency room doctor and being at the helm during the worst public health emergency in 100 years. Dr. […]

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Date: December 27th, 2021 in JABSOM News, Student Life

On Christmas Day 2021, the John A. Burns School of Medicine (JABSOM) student interest group, JABSOM Artists and Musicians (JAM), released their second volume of their holiday album. Listen to the music on SoundCloud and listen to vol. 1 released in 2020.The artwork for the cover of Santa visiting the Kakaʻako campus after a snowfall […]

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Date: December 23rd, 2021 in JABSOM News

Aloha everyone, The holidays are here and so is the Omicron variant. We are sending these tips and reminders as you head into the activities and celebrations that you or others have planned.  There are safer ways to celebrate the holidays:  Get vaccinated. It is the best way to minimize COVID-19 risk and keep your […]

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Date: December 22nd, 2021 in JABSOM News

Tis the Season! JABSOM invited all medical and graduate students to submit art for our 2021 Holiday Card Contest. The winning design was chosen by JABSOM as its official holiday card for the season. The first-, second-, and third-place winners were selected by our Holiday Card Selection Committee made up of JABSOM physicians, faculty, and […]

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Date: December 17th, 2021 in Grad PhD Students, JABSOM News, Student Life, UH Manoa

Walk into a winter wonderland at the John A. Burns School of Medicine (JABSOM) and check out the several gorgeous Christmas trees! Despite end of the year deadlines and the stress of final exams, the University of Hawaiʻi medical school ʻOhana got into the holiday spirit, with its inaugural Christmas Tree Decorating Contest that was […]

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