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Date: October 24th, 2009 in Care, JABSOM News

A first-of-its kind for Hawai’i medical clinic and training center for health professionals celebrated its grand opening in Hilo on October 24. The Hawai‘i Island Family Health Center is the culmination of several years of effort by island residents and federal, state, and local governments to address a critical shortage in health professionals available to […]

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Date: September 30th, 2009 in JABSOM News

Pictured: Dr. Kasuya teaching in the SimTiki patient simulation center. Tina Shelton photo. Dr. Richard Kasuya has been appointed Associate Dean for Medical Education. Dr. Kasuya is currently a Professor of Medicine and has served as the Director of the Office of Medical Education since 2001. In his new post, Dr. Kasuya will assist Dean […]

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Date: September 24th, 2009 in JABSOM News

Dr. Jerome Kim, the physician trying to find a vaccine for AIDS. Hawaii native and Iolani Schools graduate (1977) Jerome Kim, MD is an Associate Clinical Professor with the University of Hawaii at Manoa’s John A. Burns School of Medicine (JABSOM). Col. Kim, served as manager of the United States Army’s HIV program in Thailand, […]

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Date: September 15th, 2009 in Faculty, JABSOM News

Pictured: Dr. Diamond shown appearing at the Cambridge Union Society in 2013. Professor Milton Diamond was honored with the Regents’ Medal for Excellence in Research during UH Mānoa’s annual Convocation ceremony at the Kennedy Theatre September 15, 2009. Dr. Diamond has spent his professional life involved in teaching, clinical work and research – particularly in […]

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Date: September 10th, 2009 in Giving, JABSOM News

Students, faculty and staff enjoyed ice cream served up by Dean Jerris Hedges last month, as he helped kick off the medical school’s 2nd Annual Internal Giving Campaign. Joining the dean in scooping out frozen treats were Drs. Marian Melish and Scott Lozanoff, who are co-chairs of the fundraising effort, which is called “Starting from […]

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Date: September 8th, 2009 in JABSOM News

Dean Jerris Hedges was ice-cream-server in chief last month, helping to kick off the medical school’s 2nd Annual Internal Giving Campaign. Joining the dean in scooping out frozen treats were Drs. Marian Melish and Scott Lozanoff, who are co-chairs of the fundraising effort, which is called “Starting from the Inside Out”. Free ice cream sundaes […]

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