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Date: November 19th, 2010 in Giving, JABSOM News

This year’s Internal Giving Campaign surpassed last year’s fundraising total by 34%! With FlashPlayer, enjoy the embedded slideshow. A great big 222 of you who work at the medical school pledged a part of your salary to support the good work done here. The 2010 Grand Total: $136,358. 2010 JABSOM Internal Giving Campaign co-chairs, Dr. […]

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Date: November 4th, 2010 in External News, Faculty, JABSOM News, Research

Image (above):Esther Volper explaining her research to Hawaii News Now in the JABSOM dengue research lab. IN THE WAKE of the tragic death of island surfing champion Andy Irons, John A. Burns School of Medicine researchers have been helping reporters explain the mosquito-borne disease to viewers and readers statewide. Irons’ family believes he contracted dengue […]

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Date: October 11th, 2010 in JABSOM News, Research

Pictured: A Native Hawaiian awa ceremony during a ceremony at JABSOM. Native Hawaiians suffer health disparities including earlier death. The John A. Burns School of Medicine at the University of Hawaii (Hawaiʻi, Mānoa) has received major new funding for community-based research designed to improve the health of Hawaii’s people who suffer from disproportionately higher rates […]

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Date: October 4th, 2010 in Faculty, JABSOM News

The University of Hawai‘i at Manoa scientist whose work with animals laid the important, early groundwork in in-vitro fertilization is elated by the selection of Dr. Robert Edwards of Britain to receive the 2010 Nobel Prize in Medicine. Dr. Edwards is recognized with medical science’s most prestigious award for the development of in-vitro fertilization in […]

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Date: September 30th, 2010 in Giving, JABSOM News, Research

Thanks to a $1 million anonymous gift, the John A. Burns School of Medicine’s Center for Cardiovascular Research at the University of Hawaii will be better equipped to fulfill its research mission to better understand, prevent and treat heart disease and other cardiovascular conditions. The gift establishes an endowed fund that will give the Center […]

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Date: September 17th, 2010 in Giving, JABSOM News

Faculty and staff enjoyed ice cream sundaes to celebrate the kick-off of the medical school’s internal giving campaign. The school believes giving to support the school’s mission in Hawaii begins here at home. Donations to the “Starting From the Inside Out” campaign can be made through Oct. 15.

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