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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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Date: August 13th, 2009 in Alumni News, JABSOM News

Dr. Irwin Schatz, Professor of Medicine, is being honored as a medical hero by the famed Mayo Clinic in Rochester, Minnesota. Dr. Schatz will receive the Distinguished Alumni Award from the Mayo Clinic Board of Trustees on Friday, August 14, 2009. Dr. Schatz graduated from the Mayo Graduate School of Medicine in 1961. As a […]

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Date: August 13th, 2009 in Care, Faculty, JABSOM News

(Honolulu-2009) The Geriatrics Program at the University of Hawai‘i at Mānoa’s John A. Burns School of Medicine (JABSOM) is ranked 16th in the nation, according to the July issue of US News and World Report. US News annually ranks “America’s Best Graduate Schools”. The new rankings place UH’s Geriatrics program among those at the nation’s […]

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Date: July 23rd, 2009 in Alumni News, JABSOM News, Student Life

Sixty-two new students at the University of Hawai‘i at Mānoa John A. Burns School of Medicine (JABSOM) received their white coats and stethoscopes on July 17, 2009. The White Coat Ceremony traditionally welcomes incoming students into the medical profession, and marks the beginning of their study. Hawai‘i residents make up 89 percent of the incoming […]

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Date: July 23rd, 2009 in Giving, JABSOM News, Student Life

The Friends of the Medical School (FOMS) has provided medical students a living memorial to one of its founding members. The “Pu’uhonua no na Haumana,” a study retreat for medical students, was built to honor the memory of Dee Lum, a nurse and tireless supporter of the John A. Burns School of Medicine. A pohaku, […]

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