The Association of American Medical Colleges (AAMC) 2014 Western Group on Educational Affairs (WGEA) Regional Meeting will be hosted by the John A. Burns School of Medicine (JABSOM) this year from March 23 – 25, 2014. On March 23, the WGEA Regional Meeting kicks off at the Ala Moana Hotel. On March 24 and 25, the meeting […]
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The JABSOM Mentoring Program (JMP) is having a bake sale fundraiser on Friday, February 7th, and the students would really like your support. You can also get involved by donating baked goods for the fundraiser or donating cash for the students to buy yummy baked treats. The bake sale goes from 8:00 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. […]
Gov. Neil Abercrombie and University of Hawai`i John A. Burns School of Medicine Dean Jerris Hedges, MD and the school’s Chair of Native Hawaiian Health shared the following statements today regarding the passing of Hawai`i Department of Health Director Loretta Deliana Fuddy. “Our hearts are broken. Loretta was deeply loved and respected. She was selfless, […]
Fueled with lots of coffee, chocolate and pizza, 29 volunteer second year medical students spent their Sundays on September 8 and 15 connecting with hundreds of alumni in Hawai’i and across the nation during the annual MD Alumni Phonathon. The calling room buzzed with chatter both days as students and alumni shared stories about dreaded […]
Dean Jerris Hedges, MD has a frank, fast-moving one-on-one interview with Dr. Josh Green, the Hawai`i Island State Senator from the Kona area, in a program produced by Jay Fidell’s Think Tech Hawai`i. You’ll learn a lot in a short time! Please click on the play button to enjoy, or go to the YouTube link […]
The Class appreciates all the donations including those of food as well as the hard earned cash. And they didn’t even wear scrubs!