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Pictured: Dr. Seang Seng. Deborah Manog Dimaya photo. By Deborah Manog Dimaya, UH Med Now Correspondent Dr. Seang Seng remembers when he was just a young medical student in Cambodia, a Southeast Asian country known as an “Island of Peace.” He lived an ordinary life—that is, until the Khmer Rouge rose to power in 1975 […]

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Date: March 11th, 2019 in Alumni News, Giving, UH Manoa

Pictured: Dr. Seng at JABSOM. Tina Shelton photo. By Tina Shelton, JABSOM Communications Director When Dr. Seang M. Seng graduated from the University of Hawaii (UH) medical school in 1988 it was a triumph unlike any other. His was a conquest over evil. He had survived the brutal rule of the Khmer Rouge and all […]

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Date: February 14th, 2019 in Alumni News, JABSOM News, Rural

Pictured: Dr. Hancock on Piig Island in Yap State surrounded by children he served as a family physician, 2007. Born and raised on Hawaiʻi Island, this 2003 University of Hawaiʻi medical school graduate credits “PBL” with helping him track down medical mysteries. By Tina Shelton, JABSOM Communications Director When the first patient came in complaining […]

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Date: February 4th, 2019 in Alumni News, Giving

Pictured: Dr. Kenn Saruwatari is pictured second row, right at a JABSOM alumni reunion with Dr. Keith Matsumoto, (JABSOM MD 1979), Dr. Nathan Fujita (JABSOM MD 1982), Dr. Barbara Kitashima (JABSOM MD 1981) and Ruth Fujita. Brothers Kenn Saruwatari (JABSOM MD 1981) and Jonn Saruwatari (JABSOM MD 1986) graduated from the University of Hawaiʻi (UH) […]

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Pictured: Dr. Kaneshiro, wearing blue, is 4th from the left. She is surrounded by a few of her mentees – faculty, fellows, researchers, and residents. By Tina Shelton, JABSOM Communications Director Friends and colleagues of Bliss Kaneshiro, MD, MPH, see evidence every day of the inspirational attitude and can-do leadership qualities which have earned her […]

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Pictured: Dr. Fox and former President Obama embrace after the introduction. Dr. Leanne Kealoha Fox recently became the first “JABSOM” grad we know of to have the opportunity to introduce the former president of the United States, Hawaiʻi-born Barack Obama, in a public ceremony in Hawaiʻi. Dr. Fox, who received her PhD in Biomedical Sciences […]

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