UH Med Now - FOMS

Date: August 3rd, 2022 in Alumni News, Faculty, FOMS, JABSOM News, UH Manoa

On July 22, the JABSOM Friends of the Medical School (FOMS) presented the Judge James S. Burns Award to Lila Johnson and Dr. Elizabeth “Libby” Char during the school’s annual White Coat Ceremony. The Burns Award – named after the late renowned Judge James S. Burns and son to the school’s namesake Governor John A. […]

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Date: July 28th, 2021 in Alumni News, FOMS, JABSOM News, UH Manoa

The Friends of the Medical School (FOMS) presented the Judge James S. Burns Award to Professor of Medicine Dr. Richard Kasuya during the John A. Burns School of Medicine (JABSOM) 2021 MD White Coat Ceremony. Below is a transcript of the speech by Dr. Lucy Wong, primary care physician and FOMS president, as she presented […]

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Date: July 27th, 2018 in Faculty, FOMS, JABSOM News

Pictured: James Fleming, Dr. Jason Fleming and Dr. Parsa at the White Coat Ceremony. The Friends of the Medical School, a non-profit organization which supports the University of Hawaiʻi John A. Burns School of Medicine (JABSOM), recognized three individuals with the Honorable James S. Burns Award at the July 20th White Coat Ceremony for the […]

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Pictured R to L: Dr. Dee-Ann Carpenter, JABSOM Assistant Professor in the Department of Native Hawaiian Health, ties the kīhei for Dr. Nina Beckwith, JABSOM MD 2018. Deborah Manog Dimaya Photo. By Deborah Manog Dimaya, UH Med Now The University of Hawaiʻi (UH) celebrates six new kauka ʻopio (young physicians) of Native Hawaiian ancestry entering […]

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Date: August 4th, 2017 in Alumni News, FOMS, Giving, Student Life

By Tina Semenza, Friends of the Medical School The following outstanding new doctors received awards from the Friends of the Medical School at Convocation 2017. The Aequanimitas No’ono’o Pono Award: Andre Burnier, MD (JABSOM 2017) This award goes to the student who best epitomizes a quick and thoughtful approach to difficult situations with calmness and […]

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