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The JABSOM Journeys podcast team, Shirley Cheng, Sarah Albrecht, Kellie Goya, Anna-Kaelle Ramos, and Brendan Seto. Student podcast highlights diversity of paths to med school   Edited by Paula Bender, JABSOM News   Navigating entry into medical school is different for each candidate. No mold, no one life experience or endless wealth is required. Five […]

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Pictured: Cancer education outreach on Ulithi Atoll in the Federated States of Micronesia. Photo courtesy of Dr. Palafox. Dr. Palafox calls these projects a “celebration of the scientists at the UHCC, at the UH medical school, and across the ocean– it’s a partnership, a huge partnership.” By Deborah Manog Dimaya, Interim Communications Director As a […]

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Candace Lotomau of Hawaii participated in an Asian American-Pacific Islander Heritage Month observance in May 2018. Army Corps of Engineers photo by Lori Egan. By Deborah Dimaya, Interim Communications Director The University of Hawaiʻi (UH) has received nearly $1 million from the National Institutes of Health (NIH) towards developing and evaluating community engagement strategies meant […]

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Pictured: Dr. Vivek Nerurkar discusses COVID-19 testing capabilities at the Tropical Medicine Clinical Laboratory. Paula Bender photo. Originally posted at: UH News The University of Hawaiʻi has begun operations at its new COVID-19 testing laboratory in partnership with the City and County of Honolulu that will expand testing capacity for vulnerable populations on Oʻahu. The […]

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Pictured: UH Manoa, JABSOM and UHP participants at the 2019 Men’s March Against Domestic Violence. Deborah Dimaya photo. By Deborah Manog Dimaya, Interim Communications Director Having previously worked in the emergency department at The Queen’s Medical Center Punchbowl, Chaz Kuniyoshi has witnessed many disturbing sights ranging from extreme traumatic injuries to severe gangrenous infections. However, […]

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Date: September 20th, 2020 in Community Outreach, Faculty, Research, UH Manoa

Pictured: Dr. Robert Hong throws a shaka. Courtesy of Dr. Hong. Originally posted at UH News By Karen Rowan MS, Hawaiʻi Journal of Health & Social Welfare A team of Hawaiʻi researchers led by the University of Hawaiʻi at Mānoa John A. Burns School of Medicine (JABSOM) have come up with a gesture sequence to […]

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