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Date: June 5th, 2009 in JABSOM News

The John A. Burns School of Medicine (JABSOM) at the University of Hawai‘i at Mānoa has been awarded an eight year (maximum length) accreditation by the national accrediting organization, the Liaison Committee on Medical Education (LCME). The evaluation by the LCME involved site inspections, extensive reviews of records and interviews of faculty, staff and students […]

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Date: May 18th, 2009 in Alumni News, Giving, JABSOM News

Pictured: Alumni of the MD Classes of 2009 and 2010: Kristyn Nishimoto (c/o 2009), Keane Nishimoto, Healani Calhoun (c/o 2009), Maria Gaspar, Scott Harvey (c/o 2010) The John A. Burns School of Medicine awarded medical degrees to 59 graduates this month, including five neighbor island students. Two of those new doctors are from the Big […]

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Date: May 14th, 2009 in Alumni News, Faculty, JABSOM News

AFTER A DECADE OF SERVICE, DR. Edwin Cadman, former dean of the John A. Burns School of Medicine (JABSOM), is retiring from the University of Hawaii at Manoa. Dr. Cadman moved from Yale University in November 1999 to be dean of JABSOM, a position he held until 2005, when he stepped down as dean but […]

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Date: May 13th, 2009 in JABSOM News

Pictured: Dr. Shikuma and Dr. Ndhlovu in one of the Center laboratories. Story posted May 2009 THE UNIVERSITY OF HAWAII BOARD OF REGENTS has approved the establishment of the Hawaii Center for AIDS at the University of Hawaii John A. Burns School of Medicine. The center status recognizes the program’s success in transforming into a […]

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Date: May 7th, 2009 in Faculty, JABSOM News

Associate Professor of Medicine Dr. Kalani Brady has been appointed interim chair of the Department of Native Hawaiian Health (DNHH) at the University of Hawai‘i at Mānoa’s John A. Burns School of Medicine (JABSOM). Last month, former chair Marjorie Mau stepped down, after eight years leading the department, to focus on research she is conducting […]

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Date: May 6th, 2009 in Alumni News, Faculty, JABSOM News

Pictured: Dr. Neal Palafox, far right, with fellow faculty member Dr. Lee Buenconsejo-Lum and new physician Bradlee Sako, MD at Convocation 2010 Dr. Neal Palafox, Chair of Family Medicine and Community Health, has been recognized by the Intercultural Cancer Council once again. The organization’s newsletter, “The Voice”, says, “From the beginning of his career in […]

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