Author Archive | Tina Shelton

MEET our new MD Residents and Learn More About What Doctors Do After Med School!

The John A. Burns School of Medicine (JABSOM) and several major medical centers in Hawai`i cooperatively conduct residency (post-MD graduate medical education) programs and post-residency fellowships. In the embedded video, meet some of our newest Residents, who are on the job, being supervised by JABSOM Faculty. To link directly to the video, click HERE. Read […]

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SLIDESHOW: Reconnect 2014 a Roaring Success

By Elaine Evans More than 300 MD alumni and their families (kids of all ages and sizes) came from the mainland, neighbor islands and all over O’ahu to attend RECONNECT 2014, The John A. Burns School of Medicine (JABSOM) MD Alumni Reunion on July 26 at the Honolulu Zoo. Guided zoo tours, a shave ice […]

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Secret to Better Health: Wash Your Hands!

Preventing re-infections or new illnesses within hospitals is a major emphasis throughout the country. Here at the John A. Burns School of Medicine (JABSOM), faculty helped bring home that message in a video shown to third-year medical students during the “Transition to Clerkship” Week. We thought you’d enjoy the video, and the reminder that washing […]

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AAMC: MORE, Not Less, Graduate Medical Education Needed

The Institute of Medicine (IOM) released a report on Tuesday calling for reform of the graduate medical education system. IOM recommendations include altering the way residency programs are funded and instituting accountability and transparency measures. In a statement, the Association of American Medical Colleges (AAMC) President and CEO Darrell G. Kirch, M.D., said, “The IOM’s […]

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