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Date: October 16th, 2020 in Donors, Giving, JABSOM News, Student Life

Pictured: MS2 students with Dean Hedges. TC Chun photo. By TC Chun, JABSOM Events Volunteer second-year medical students at the University of Hawaii (UH) medical school recently spent time on the phone connecting with approximately 1,000 donors of the UH John A. Burns School of Medicine (JABSOM) from around the globe. Thirty-five students took part […]

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Date: October 2nd, 2020 in Giving, JABSOM News, Student Life, UH Manoa

Michelle Stafford with her parents Ken and Yurie, and her twin brother, Michael.  By Paula Bender, JABSOM Communications As a four-year-old Michelle Stafford’s earliest memory of an emergency room made a lasting impression on her. Picture a little girl and her twin brother taking in the frenetic pace of an emergency room at full throttle.  […]

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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 15th, 2020 in JABSOM News, Student Life, UH Manoa

Pictured: The medical student podcasters Royce Kwon, Rylie Wada and Enze Ma. By Deborah Dimaya, Interim Director of Communications As the University of Hawaiʻi transitions to a new normal of mask-wearing, social distancing and distance-learning during the COVID-19 pandemic, medical students at the John A. Burns School of Medicine are embracing technology to stay connected […]

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Fourth-year JABSOM medical student Andrew Ko is pursuing interventional radiology, a little known and competitive specialty, which is challenging because there are few local shadowing or clinical opportunities here in Hawaii. Paula Bender, UH Med News   This year, Andrew Ko, a JABSOM class of 2021 medical student, said he was fortunate to be one […]

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Date: September 4th, 2020 in JABSOM News, MINORITY, Student Life

Rising JABSOM class of 2021 student Elisabeth Seamon selected for AMA leadership institute. By Paula Bender, UH Med Now Elisabeth ‘Lis’ Seamon, an ‘Imi Ho’ōla post-baccalaureate program graduate and JABSOM class of 2021 medical student, has been selected for the American Medical Association (AMA) Foundation Leadership Development Institute. Considered part of an impressive group of […]

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