UH Med Now

Date: May 6th, 2010 in JABSOM News, Student Life

The Hawaii H.O.M.E. Project, the University of Hawaii John A. Burns School of Medicine medical outreach to the homeless, is busier than ever, providing medical care to residents of Oahu’s homeless shelters in Kakaako and on the Leeward Coast. First year medical student Sara Harris describes the project in this video from 2010.

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Date: April 21st, 2010 in Care, JABSOM News

Pictured: Family Medicine Hilo Clinic blessed in 2009 A second faculty member/physician has been hired at the Hawai‘i Island Family Health Center, which is gearing up to launch the first neighbor island medical residency training program in the state. Just over a year ago, Dr. Lucy Bucci began seeing her first patients at the center. […]

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Date: April 20th, 2010 in Alumni News, JABSOM News

U.S. News & World Report has ranked the geriatric and rural medicine programs at the University of Hawai‘i at Manoa’s John A. Burns School of Medicine (JABSOM) among the country’s Top 25, in its annual listing of the “Best Medical Schools in America.” *Click here to link to US NEWS & WORLD REPORT’s full report. […]

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Date: April 5th, 2010 in Faculty, JABSOM News, Research

Pictured: Dr. Chien-Wen Tseng A new research study shows that even with the use of health information technology, few Hawai’i physicians are aware of the cost of medications they prescribe, and this impedes their ability to consider drug affordability for their patients. The study by Chien-Wen Tseng, MD, Associate Professor at UH Mānoa’s John A. […]

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Date: March 19th, 2010 in Alumni News, JABSOM News, Student Life

Pictured: Dr. Neal Palafox, far right, with Dr. Lee Buenconsejo-Lum and Bradlee Sako, MD at Convocation 2010 By Tina Shelton, JABSOM Communications Director Medical students celebrated their own March Madness today, as “Match Day” swept across the country, including at the University of Hawaiʻi Mānoa (UHM) John A. Burns School of Medicine (JABSOM). On Match […]

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Date: March 19th, 2010 in JABSOM News

Pictured: Match Day in the Auditorium at JABSOM. MATCH DAY IN HAWAIʻI includes the most medical students of Native Hawaiian ancestry in a single class so far, and inspirational MDs including a young woman who went from orphan and foster child to a Hawaii role model! See a full story about MD 2010ʻs convocation, including […]

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