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Date: April 16th, 2021 in JABSOM News

For scholarship and other information, check out the UH Foundation website. Japanese-American couple faced discrimination while seeking medical careers  By Paula Bender, JABSOM Communications Researching the many scholarship opportunities available to students attending the University of Hawaiʻi at Mānoa, and for those accepted into the John A. Burns School of Medicine (JABSOM) program, one cannot […]

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Date: April 16th, 2021 in JABSOM News

  Earlier this year, Bryan Wahl, MD, JD, fortified his endowment to the John A. Burns School of Medicine (JABSOM) with more funds, showing his commitment to first-year, Hawaii resident students with financial needs.  The 1999 JABSOM alum finished high school ahead of time and is one of the school’s youngest graduates. He also has […]

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Date: April 16th, 2021 in JABSOM News

Tina E. Yap of Celtic Pipe & Drums Hawaii, played her bagpipes at Magic Island for a recording for this year’s virtual Willed Body Ceremony. Deborah Manog Dimaya photo. Registration for JABSOM’s Willed Body Program resumes By Paula Bender, JABSOM News The Willed Body Program of the John A. Burns School of Medicine resumed the acceptance […]

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Date: April 16th, 2021 in JABSOM News

Professor Ben Fogelgren with Geetika Patwardhan, one of the few UH Mānoa Goldwater Scholarship recipients. Paula Bender photo. UH Mānoa undergraduate Geetika Patwardhan recognized as Goldwater Scholar for her JABSOM research on Alzheimer’s disease By Paula Bender, JABSOM News Geetika Patwardhan is proof that persistence pays off. The University of Hawaiʻi at Mānoa  undergraduate’s research […]

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Photo courtesy of Dr. Danny Takanishi By Deborah Manog Dimaya, Interim Communications Director The National Board of Medical Examiners (NBME) recently announced the new leaders and members elected to its Board of Directors. The Executive Board is composed of health care professionals and other leaders hailing from influential institutions across the United States, including from […]

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Date: April 5th, 2021 in Alumni News, JABSOM News, Student Life

Pictured: Erin NaPier and Kristine Vo (JABSOM MD 2022 candidates) snap a few selfies. Courtesy photos. By Vina Cristobal, University Health Partners of Hawaii The desire to build genuine connections with patients while they receive health care services is what drew third-year student at the John A. Burns School of Medicine (JABSOM), Erin NaPier, towards […]

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