UH Med Now

Date: August 13th, 2009 in Care, Faculty, JABSOM News

(Honolulu-2009) The Geriatrics Program at the University of Hawai‘i at Mānoa’s John A. Burns School of Medicine (JABSOM) is ranked 16th in the nation, according to the July issue of US News and World Report. US News annually ranks “America’s Best Graduate Schools”. The new rankings place UH’s Geriatrics program among those at the nation’s […]

Continue Reading

Date: July 23rd, 2009 in Alumni News, JABSOM News, Student Life

Sixty-two new students at the University of Hawai‘i at Mānoa John A. Burns School of Medicine (JABSOM) received their white coats and stethoscopes on July 17, 2009. The White Coat Ceremony traditionally welcomes incoming students into the medical profession, and marks the beginning of their study. Hawai‘i residents make up 89 percent of the incoming […]

Continue Reading

Date: July 23rd, 2009 in Giving, JABSOM News, Student Life

The Friends of the Medical School (FOMS) has provided medical students a living memorial to one of its founding members. The “Pu’uhonua no na Haumana,” a study retreat for medical students, was built to honor the memory of Dee Lum, a nurse and tireless supporter of the John A. Burns School of Medicine. A pohaku, […]

Continue Reading

The University of Hawai‘i at Mānoa’s John A. Burns School of Medicine is pleased to announce eight students have completed the Imi Ho‘ola Program and will enroll in medical school here next month. ʻImi Ho‘ōla (“Those who seek to heal”) is an intensive, year-long program for promising college graduates who come from socially, educationally or […]

Continue Reading

Date: June 5th, 2009 in Faculty, JABSOM News

Dr. Lynnae Sauvage, pictured at JABSOM between seeing patients, has been appointed as Chair of the Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Women’s Health. Dr. Sauvage, who has served as Interim Chair of OB-GYN since 2007, leads a team of practicing medical school physicians at Kapi‘olani Medical Center for Women and Children. “I look forward to […]

Continue Reading

Date: May 18th, 2009 in Alumni News, Giving, JABSOM News

Pictured: Alumni of the MD Classes of 2009 and 2010: Kristyn Nishimoto (c/o 2009), Keane Nishimoto, Healani Calhoun (c/o 2009), Maria Gaspar, Scott Harvey (c/o 2010) The John A. Burns School of Medicine awarded medical degrees to 59 graduates this month, including five neighbor island students. Two of those new doctors are from the Big […]

Continue Reading