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Date: July 17th, 2008 in JABSOM News

Pictured: Robert “Bob” Oshiro, Oshiro family photo. The John A. Burns Foundation, led by the late political strategist and former lawmaker Robert Oshiro, has given a $1.7 million gift to establish an endowed scholarship fund for first-year medical students at the University of Hawai‘i John A. Burns School of Medicine. The gift was announced by […]

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Date: July 10th, 2008 in Alumni News

A quarter century after graduating from the John A. Burns School of Medicine, members of the Class of 1983 toured the new campus at Kakaʻako as part of their 25th Reunion. The class also participated with Dean Jerris Hedges in Continuing Medical Education symposium on workforce development issues. The Telehealth Research Institute’s SimTiki Lab Director […]

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Date: June 26th, 2008 in JABSOM News

John Burns School of Medicine Clinical Professor Jorge Camara is a skilled pianist in addition to an eye surgeon. And he has found that music lowered both the blood pressure and heart and respiratory rates of patients before surgery, without sedation or pain medicine. His study is featured in the Medscape Journal of Medicine. *Click […]

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Date: June 24th, 2008 in Faculty, JABSOM News

Dean Jerris Hedges is congratulating and acknowledging the following faculty on their recent promotions and awarding of tenure. “They worked very hard to achieve this great milestone in their academic careers,” said Dr. Hedges. “And we wish them the best as they continue to add to their academic accomplishments.” The Dean invites all of us […]

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Date: June 12th, 2008 in JABSOM News, Student Life

Pictured: Marcus Iwane, MD, in 2010 at the JABSOM Convocation Ceremony. The American Medical Association (AMA) Foundation and the John A. Burns School of Medicine (JABSOM) are proud to announce Marcus Iwane, of the University of Hawai’i at Mānoa John A. Burns School of Medicine, as a 2008 Minority Scholars Award recipient. As one of […]

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Date: June 6th, 2008 in Alumni News, JABSOM News

Eight students have successfully completed The John A. Burns School of Medicine’s ʻImi Hoʻōla Post-Baccalaureate Program, meaning they will begin medical school at the University of Hawai’i’s medical campus this July. ʻImi Hoʻōla allows students from historically disadvantaged backgrounds to enter medical school. Each student has made a commitment to serve needy communities. So far, […]

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