The University of Hawai`i at Manoa’s Mid-year Commencement Exercise at the Stan Sheriff Center on Saturday, December 21, 2013 included MDs and PhDs from the John A. Burns School of Medicine. Congratulations to the medical school’s group, including two Doctors of Medicine and nine Doctors of Philosophy in: Biomedical Sciences-1, Tropical Medicine-2, Cell and Molecular Biology-5, Developmental and Reproductive Biology-1. And we had undergrads, too! Chelsy Cachola and Kelly Cho received their BS in Medical Technology from JABSOM.
Pictured above, “Waiting to Walk” are, (R-L), Brittany Sato, Cell and Molecular Biology Ph.D. Candidate; Diane Taylor, Ph.D, Professor Tropical Medicine, Medical Microbiology and Pharmacology; Winifrida Kidima, Lynn Anderson, Jonathan Riel, Ph.D. Candidates in Tropical Medicine, Cell and Molecular Biology, and Developmental and Reproductive Biology respectively; Monika Ward, Ph.D. Associate Professor Anatomy, Biochemistry & Physiology; Claire Wright, Ph.D., Assistant Professor Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology.
Mahalo to Mariana Gerschenson, Ph.D. for contributing to this report.