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Date: December 17th, 2008 in Faculty, JABSOM News

Dr. N. L. (Neal) Gault, a former dean of the University of Minnesota School of Medicine, and former John A. Burns School of Medicine leader, will be remembered in a service January 16 in Minneapolis. Gaul died of pancreatic cancer Dec. 11 at his home in Roseville. He was 88. From 1967 to 1972, he […]

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Date: December 3rd, 2008 in JABSOM News

The U.S. government program fighting for equal health care for minorities in America has convened a meeting in the state where the nation’s first minority President-Elect was born. The 11th Research Centers in Minority Institutions (RCMI) Symposium got underway December 1, 2008 at the Sheraton-Waikiki Hotel. The decision to meet in Barak Obama’s hometown was […]

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Date: December 2nd, 2008 in Care, JABSOM News, Research

Pictured: The Clinics at Kakaako, home of the Clint Spencer Clinic for HIV care. ON WORLD AIDS DAY 2008, the John A. Burns School of Medicine (JABSOM) at the University of Hawaii at is proud to report its ongoing commitment to serving those infected with HIV. The center also has ongoing research which seeks to […]

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Date: November 26th, 2008 in JABSOM News

Pictured: Medical Technology faculty in 2016 LONG BEFORE THE JOHN A. BURNS SCHOOL OF MEDICINE (est. 1967) was handing out MD degrees, medical technology graduates from the University of Hawai‘i at Mānoa were heading out to fill important jobs in health laboratories around the state. Medical Technology, now a department within JABSOM headed by Dick […]

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

NANCY PARTIKA, FACULTY MEMBER OF THE John A. Burns School of Medicine’s Office of Public Health Sciences (OPHS), has been named President-Elect for the national Delta Omega Honorary Society. The election took place at the annual meeting of the American Public Health Association in San Diego Oct. 26-30, 2008. Hawai’i’s Office of Public Health Studies […]

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Date: November 10th, 2008 in JABSOM News

Dr. Danny Takanishi, Jr., Chair of Surgery and Program Director of the General Surgery Residency Program at the University of Hawai‘i John A. Burns School of Medicine (JABSOM), has been voted Chair-elect of the Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education (ACGME) Transitional Year Residency Review Committee. Dr. Takanishi’s three-year term begins in July 2009. Dr. […]

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