UH Med Now - Research

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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Pictured: Dancers from one of the study sites performed at the research conclusion preview for the community at JABSOM on August 23. Deborah Manog Dimaya photos. UH medical school study shows participants lowered their 10-year risk for heart disease. By Tina Shelton, JABSOM Communications Director In findings so significant they are being presented this weekend […]

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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: September 3rd, 2019 in MD Residents, Research, Student Life, UH Manoa

Pictured: Second-year MD student Brittany Sato in a JABSOM research lab, when she was earning her PhD in Cell and Molecular Biology. UH David Beales photo, 2008. 2007 Nobel Prize winner to keynote and present research poster awards. The 2nd International Health Span Hawaii Summit (www.healthspanhawaii.com) convenes in Honolulu from November 3–5, 2019, at the […]

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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: July 31st, 2019 in Grad PhD Students, JABSOM News, Research, UH Manoa

Pictured: Dr. Andrew Knutson in the lab at the Biomedical Sciences Building. Deborah Manog Dimaya photo. By Kalpana J. Kallianpur, JABSOM Associate Professor Andrew Kekūpaʻa Knutson, a post-doctoral fellow in the Center for Cardiovascular Research (CCR) at the John A. Burns School of Medicine, has been recognized with the prestigious 2019 Burroughs Wellcome Fund Postdoctoral […]

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