Archive | June, 2013

VIDEO-CLASS OF 2010 MD Alumni Updates: Dr. Iwane, Dr. Chun

Dr. Marcus Iwane has completed his residency training in the JABSOM/Hawai`i Residency Programs, and is already “giving back” to the John A. Burns School of Medicine (JABSOM) by helping to oversee the instruction of new clinicans. Dr. Iwane was on hand during the week of June 27 at JABSOM, assisting third-year medical students in their […]

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JABSOM professor enjoys mentoring high school scientists

When public school teachers and University of Hawai`i faculty join forces to mentor high school students, great things can happen. The most recent example is the achievement of Lorna-Leigh Kaneshiro, a Castle High School student who won the O`ahu Windward Regional Science fair earlier this year. The win gained her an immediate berth in the […]

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NATURAL DIETARY SUPPLEMENT demonstrates positive results in diabetes, CAM Reports

By Tech Talk’s Kathleen Kihmm Connolly, PhD Research conducted by the John A. Burns School of Medicine (JABSOM) Complementary and Alternative Medicine (CAM) department has demonstrated that a dietary supplement containing 5-Aminolevulinic acid (5-ALA) has the potential to prevent or delay the progression of diabetes in pre-diabetic populations (Rodriguez et al. 2012). In their study […]

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TIME TO SUIT UP!

It’s mid-summer, so it’s time to suit up!  No, not in the latest swimsuit or board shorts fashions.  For the young men and women studying to become physicians at the University of Hawai`i John A. Burns School of Medicine (JABSOM), the newest gear includes attire suitable for the surgical suite.  Members of the MD Class […]

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