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Date: February 22nd, 2021 in Collaboration, Donors, Giving, JABSOM News, Student Life

The JABSOM incoming Medical Student class of 2024 was sorted last summer into different Learning Communities that reflect different areas of Hawai’i, in answer to rethinking teaching curriculum in a time of pandemic. Paula Bender photo.  HMSA donates $5 million to JABSOM for new innovations in curriculum & medical training (UH News) In July 2020, […]

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AAMC 2021 Virtual Career Night offered tempting specialties By Paula Bender, JABSOM News A virtual Career Night isn’t the same as face-to-face encounters between practitioners and medical students, but it makes it easy to share personal and professional experiences.  The John A. Burns School of Medicine’s (JABSOM) second virtual Career Night. Dr. Wendell Foo (JABSOM […]

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The JABSOM Journeys podcast team, Shirley Cheng, Sarah Albrecht, Kellie Goya, Anna-Kaelle Ramos, and Brendan Seto. Student podcast highlights diversity of paths to med school   Edited by Paula Bender, JABSOM News   Navigating entry into medical school is different for each candidate. No mold, no one life experience or endless wealth is required. Five […]

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Date: January 22nd, 2021 in JABSOM News, Student Life, UH Manoa

Pictured: Filming for the music video included a scene of medical student Kaitlyn Takata playing the keyboard above the Kakaʻako campus. “How Far We’ll Go” lyrics recap their first year of medical school: Staying 6 feet apart, a pandemic and lots of studying! By Deborah Dimaya, Interim Communications Director Imagine meeting your new cohort for […]

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Date: December 22nd, 2020 in Grad PhD Students, JABSOM News, Student Life, UH Manoa

Jiaming Xue is a MD-PhD candidate. By Deborah Manog Dimaya, Interim Director of Communications While the National Institutes of Health has concluded that the nation is failing to attract too few young physicians into scientific exploration, the University of Hawaiʻi at Mānoa John A. Burns School of Medicine (UH JABSOM) has seen an uptick of […]

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Date: December 19th, 2020 in Hawaii HOME Project, JABSOM News, Student Life, UH Manoa

Pictured: MD students load a van with gifts ready to be distributed. Paula Bender photo. Despite a dark year, UH medical school brings holiday cheer By Deborah Manog Dimaya, Interim Communications Director As the COVID-19 pandemic shuttered many businesses and forced many into unemployment, the University of Hawaii (UH) medical school worried how it would […]

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