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Date: March 22nd, 2012 in Alumni News, JABSOM News

From the Dean of Medicine at the University of Hawai’i to faculty and staff, there are fond memories of Dr. Max Botticelli, who served as Professor of Medicine from 1985-1996. Dr. Botticelli died March 22. “I owe my career in academics to him.” Some, like Dr. Marjorie Mau of the Department of Native Hawaiian Health […]

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Date: March 13th, 2012 in JABSOM News

(Story filed April 16, 2012) The loved ones of 111 people gathered for a memorial service and the scattering of ashes at sea on April 14, at the University of Hawai`i’s John A. Burns School of Medicine (JABSOM). “In death, these 111 Hawai`i residents became mentors to medical students who could not have learned anatomy […]

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Date: March 8th, 2012 in JABSOM News

The University of Hawai’i’s Research Corporation of the Pacific (RCUH) recognized several John A. Burns School of Medicine (JABSOM) staff and faculty during its annual “Outstanding Employee of the Year” honors. Beverley Brody of JABSOM’s Office of Public Health Studies was nominated in the “Outstanding Project Support Staff” category, and won the second place title. […]

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Date: March 7th, 2012 in JABSOM News

(Archived May 12, 2012) Both commencement ceremonies (Baccalaureate and Advanced Degrees) are scheduled to be webcast live on May 12 from the University of Hawai’i Mānoa’s Stan Sheriff Center. The Baccalaureate Degree Ceremony, beginning at 9 a.m., will be shown on this website: http://www.hawaii.edu/dl/commencement/. The Advanced Degrees Ceremony, beginning at 3 p.m., is scheduled to […]

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Date: March 3rd, 2012 in JABSOM News

A bad case of salmonella poisoning suffered by a 65-year old Honolulu man who ate raw venison sushi is the first documented event of its kind in Hawai’i, and offers a reminder to physicians (and their patients) that there are many potential local sources of food borne illness. The source of the bacteria was venison, […]

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Date: March 2nd, 2012 in External News, JABSOM News

(Published Apr. 22)Hawai`i has 1,350 licensed laboratory professionals, and April 22 – 28 is a week set aside to recognize their contributions to our health care. The Department of Medical Technology at the University of Hawai`i Mānoa John A. Burns School of Medicine (JABSOM) offers the only baccalaureate degree program in Medical Technology in Hawai`i. […]

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