UH Med Now - OB-GYN

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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Date: December 20th, 2018 in Collaboration, Community Outreach, Faculty, JABSOM News, OB-GYN

Pictured: Portrait of Dr. Tricia Wright. Deborah Manog Dimaya photo. The book is meant as a toolkit for care, informed by Dr. Wright’s experience treating addicted mothers in Hawaiʻi. By Marybeth Kotrodimos for UH Med Now At a time when opioid misuse is rampant across the country and overdose deaths have reached unprecedented levels, it […]

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(L to R): Dean Jerris Hedges, Dr. Angela Pratt and Dr. Ivica Zalud stand next to the new donor wall. Vina Cristobal Photo. Vina Cristobal, University Health Partners of Hawaiʻi Sentimental stories were shared at the unveiling of the new donor wall at the Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Women’s Health (OB-GYN) in August 2018. […]

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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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Date: February 6th, 2018 in Care, Community Outreach, External News, Faculty, OB-GYN

By Tina Shelton JABSOM Communications Director Newborn infections have nearly doubled; can be disabling, even fatal to infant The U.S. Preventive Services Task Force (USPSTF) is reaffirming the need to screen all pregnant women in for syphilis, which may be present but undetected by expectant mothers, with devastating effects. University of Hawai’i faculty physician Dr. […]

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Date: October 18th, 2017 in Faculty, JABSOM News, OB-GYN

Pictured: Dr. Zalud at the ceremony. HMA Photo by Vina Cristobal. By Tina Shelton and Vina Cristobal, UH Med Now Dr. Ivica Zalud, the Kosasa Endowed Chair in the Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Women’s Health at the University of Hawaiʻi medical school, received the congratulations of a ballroom filled with his peers as he […]

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