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Date: June 7th, 2011 in Alumni News, JABSOM News

Pictured: Dr. Carlos Abeyta, Hilo internist, with Dean Jerris Hedges. Dr. Hedges wears a ceremonial kīhei, or sash, representing achievement. It was presented to the Dean by the Department of Native Hawaiian Health, which administers the ʻImi Ho’ōla Post-Baccalaureate Program. By Tina Shelton He practices internal medicine in Hilo, one of the communities in Hawai’i […]

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Pictured left to right are ʻImi Ho’ōla (“Those who seek to heal”) graduates Kyle Watanabe, Kaimana Chow, Aldrich Ricalde, Emmanuel de Jesus, Genia Taitano and Steven Gonsalves. The next stop is the White Coat Ceremony for six graduates of the ʻImi Ho’ōla (“Those who seek to heal”) Post-Baccalaureate Program at the University of Hawaiʻi Mānoa John […]

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Date: June 2nd, 2011 in External News, JABSOM News

Virginia “Ginny” Tanji, Librarian V, MSLS, MEd, Director of the Health Sciences Library at the University of Hawai’i at Mānoa John A. Burns School of Medicine (JABSOM), has been elected to serve as Chair of the Board of Regents of the National Library of Medicine (NLM). Her appointment comes as national library prepares to celebrate its […]

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Date: June 2nd, 2011 in Faculty, JABSOM News, Research

Pictured: Dr. Shiramizu in his laboratory Pediatrician and Researcher Dr. Bruce Shiramizu brings energy and experience with him every day, as he goes to work alongside team-members at the the John A. Burns School of Medicine Hawaii Center for AIDS. Dr. Shiramizu has been researching the virus for more than 20 years. This week, interviewed by […]

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Date: May 28th, 2011 in External News, JABSOM News

One of the top stories from the American Psychiatric Association (APA) meeting in Hawai’i on May 16 included news made right here at home. A press release issued by the APA focuses on research by faculty of the John A. Burns School of Medicine (JABSOM) Department of Psychiatry at The Queen’s Medical Center. The researchers […]

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Date: May 20th, 2011 in Faculty, JABSOM News

Fifteen University of Hawaiʻi faculty members have been selected as recipients of the Regents’ Medal for Excellence in Teaching, and two were selected as recipients of the Regents’ Medal for Excellence in Research. Two faculty members of the John A. Burns School of Medicine are among those recognized for their extraordinary contributions to our university. […]

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