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Image of a hip scan, courtesy of WEB MD. The U.S. Preventive Services Task Force recommends screening for osteoporosis to prevent fractures in women ages 65 and older, says task force member Chien-Wen Tseng, a professor of family medicine and community health at the John A. Burns School of Medicine (JABSOM) at the University of […]

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Dr. Chow speaks during the scientific presentation at SUNY. Director of the Clint Spencer Clinic Professor, Dept. of Medicine Clinical Professor, Department of Pediatrics By UH Med Now The Downstate College of Medicine at the State University of New York (SUNY) couldn’t be prouder of its 1993 alumnus, Dominic Chow, MD, PhD, MPH. Dr. Chow, […]

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Photo from the CDC Public Health Image Library University of Hawai’i OB-GYN Trauma MD, Dr. Scott Harvey (JABSOM MD 2010) is working to reduce maternal mortality. By Deborah Manog Dimaya, UH Med Now A faculty doctor at the University of Hawaiʻi (UH) medical school is working with the Hawaiʻi State Department of Health and Hawaiʻi […]

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Pictured: Dr. David Hirsh of Harvard Medical School The University of Hawaiʻi medical school has an innovative, problem-based curriculum. The school also was a pioneer in long-term, community-based student clinical training. By Tina Shelton, JABSOM Communications Director Harvard University’s medical school had the opportunity to thank the University of Hawaiʻi in person recently, as one […]

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Pictured: “Top Docs” of 2017 with JABSOM ties who were able to attend the June 2017 reception at JABSOM. Amanda Shell photo. Well over 300 of the 2017 “Top Doctors of Hawaiʻi” are graduates or faculty at the University of Hawaiʻi John A. Burns School of Medicine (JABSOM). That is well over half of all […]

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Pictured: Jana Wieland, MD 2021, gets a flu shot. The H.O.M.E. (Homeless Outreach and Medical Education) Project launched its Fall 2017 Flu Shot Clinic at UH Kaka’ako today, providing seasonal flu protection for those at the John A. Burns School of Medicine (JABSOM) and University of Hawai’i Cancer Center. Vaccinations FREE to all medical students, […]

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