UH Med Now

Date: September 24th, 2008 in JABSOM News, Research

Pictured: Jerris Hedges, MD, Professor and Dean of Medicine A new study finds large regional differences in how often cardiac arrest occurs outside of a hospital and how often people with cardiac arrest survive to be discharged home in the United States and Canada. The Resuscitation Outcomes Consortium, a team of researchers including Dr. Jerris […]

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Date: September 19th, 2008 in Care, Giving, JABSOM News

Pictured: MD 2017 graduate Nash Witten on rotation in a Hawaii Island physician office. The Hawai‘i Medical Service Association (HMSA) has announced it will provide travel support funding for up to 25 of the John A. Burns School of Medicine’s students to perform primary care clinical rotations on neighbor islands. The ultimate goal is to […]

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Date: August 27th, 2008 in Faculty, JABSOM News

Pictured: Satoru Izutsu, PhD, center, at a 2014 Hawaii Medical Association Event. SENIOR ASSOCIATE DEAN FOR ADMINISTRATION SATORU IZUTSU has been named an honoree by the City and County of Honolulu’s Inaugural Honolulu Forever Young awards. The awards name six outstanding individuals 65 or older who have found the secret to being “forever young.” The […]

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Date: August 25th, 2008 in Care, JABSOM News, Research

Pictured: Dr. Keaweʻaimoku Kaholokula, Chair of Native Hawaiian Health The Department of Native Hawaiian Health at the University of Hawai‘i at Mānoa’s John A. Burns School of Medicine has been awarded $2.7 million to help Native Hawaiians and other Pacific Peoples (including Samoans, Chuukese and Filipinos) lose weight and keep it off. Excessive weight is […]

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Date: August 21st, 2008 in Care, JABSOM News, Research

Pictured, Dr. Keaweʻaimoku Kaholokula, Chair of the Department of Native Hawaiian Health at JABSOM. The Department of Native Hawaiian Health at the University of Hawaii at Manoa’s John A. Burns School of Medicine has been awarded $2.7 million to help Native Hawaiians and other Pacific Peoples (including Samoans, Chuukese and Filipinos) lose weight and keep […]

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Date: August 13th, 2008 in Giving, JABSOM News, Student Life

Pictured in August 2008: Left to right, Chancellor Virginia Hinshaw, Chancellor, UH Mānoa, University of Hawaiʻi; Barry Weinman, philanthropist and visionary; Virginia Weinman, philanthropist and visionary; President David McClain, President, UH System; Dr. Jerris Hedges, Dean, John A. Burns School of Medicine. The University of Hawaiʻi John A. Burns School of Medicine has received a […]

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