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The current doctor shortage — the number of additional physicians Hawaiʻi needs right now to adequately support its population — is projected between 593 and 830 doctors. By Tina Shelton, JABSOM Communications Director A preliminary analysis of this year’s surveys of licensed physicians in Hawaiʻi shows that the supply of working doctors has decreased by […]

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Art Ushijima at the lectern, in the JABSOM café. August 27, 2019. Deborah Manog Dimaya photos. During Ushijima’s term leading Queen’s, its Board of Trustees has contributed more than $10M to support medical education at JABSOM By Tina Shelton, JABSOM Communications Director No child was ever turned away. No stigma was cast on anyone struggling […]

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Date: September 5th, 2019 in Collaboration, Faculty, Giving, JABSOM News, MINORITY

Pictured: A montage of some of the people honoring Art Ushijima during a festive evening in his honor at UH JABSOM. Photos by Deborah Manog Dimaya. Dr. Joy Andrade was among those asked to speak about Art Ushijima, the retiring longtime President and CEO of The Queen’s Health Systems (QHS), during a ceremony hosted by […]

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Date: September 5th, 2019 in Faculty, JABSOM News, Research, UH Manoa

Pictured: Dr. Ivo Sah Bandar in the lab. Deborah Manog Dimaya photo. By Kalpana J. Kallianpur, Ph.D. Associate Professor, Dept. of Tropical Medicine, Medical Microbiology & Pharmacology Having earned both medical and doctoral degrees, Dr. Ivo Sah Bandar is well qualified to perform translational research — research that bridges the divide between laboratory biomedical science […]

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Date: August 27th, 2019 in Faculty, IN THE NEWS, JABSOM News, Research

Pictured: Dr. Youping Deng. Deborah Manog Dimaya photo. Dr. Youping Deng will build on his earlier findings that have demonstrated an over 90% accuracy rate. By Deborah Manog Dimaya, UH Med Now Correspondent University of Hawaiʻi (UH) Researcher Youping Deng, PhD is trying to combat breast cancer through better diagnosis. Dr. Deng, Professor and Director […]

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Date: August 26th, 2019 in Collaboration, Community Outreach, Faculty, JABSOM News

Pictured: Kiana Miller with her hands in “The Bone Box” in the Biosciences Building at JABSOM. Photos by Jesse Thompson and Robert Mann. By Tina Shelton, JABSOM Communications Director Kiana Miller had a puzzled look on her face as she stood with each hand stuck into one of holes on the side of a cardboard […]

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