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The graduate medical education year kicked off July 1, 2017 for nearly 32,000 doctors-in-training around the country, including those now hard at work under the supervision of the University of Hawaiʻi medical school and Hawaiʻi Residency Programs. But, before they started their first duty shifts at hospitals around Hawaiʻi, scores of the new trainees gathered […]

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Date: July 16th, 2017 in Alumni News, JABSOM News, Student Life

Their future as doctors begins now for 74 students – 39 women and 35 men — who have been accepted into the MD Class of 2021 at the University of Hawaiʻi (UH) John A. Burns School of Medicine (JABSOM). They were selected from 2,231 applicants. During a ceremony at the President William McKinley High School […]

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Date: July 15th, 2017 in Faculty, JABSOM News

What is your name and position title? Paul Faringer, MD FACS Plastic surgeon, Hawai’i Permanente Medical Group Clinical assistant professor of Surgery, John Burns School of Medicine 2014-present What Department are you with? Plastic Surgery Describe what you do at JABSOM I help educate students and residents about the practice of plastic surgery outside of […]

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Date: July 13th, 2017 in Alumni News, JABSOM News, Student Life

Pictured: JABSOM MD students at a “Protect Our Patients” rally. A survey published this month by USA Today says the University of Hawaiʻi (UH) John A. Burns School of Medicine (JABSOM) is the 36th most affordable medical school in the country. The USA Today College publication ranked fifty of the “most affordable” U.S. medical schools. […]

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Date: July 12th, 2017 in JABSOM News, Student Life

Meet some of the enthusiastic new medical students at the University of Hawai’i. Class orientation for #MD2021 started on Monday, and our two minute video is an annual tradition, the “shout-out cam” for new MD students. The students use these few seconds to thank people, say hello to relatives and — (with a little admitted […]

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Date: July 12th, 2017 in Community Outreach, JABSOM News, Student Life

MD students in the University of Hawaiʻi (UH) medical school Class of 2021 spent part of this busy day meeting representatives of community organizations who are interested in partnering with students or just wanted to introduce themselves the new class. The students began a week of orientation at the John A. Burns School of Medicine […]

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