Author Archive | Tina Shelton

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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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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VIDEO: `Ōhi`a lehua–A metaphor for`Imi Ho`ōla Class of 2013

Meet the newest graduates of the `Imi Ho`ōla (“Those who seek to heal”) Post-Baccalaureate Program, who have been accepted into the MD Class of 2017 at the John A. Burns School of Medicine (JABSOM). The ceremony shown here marks the completion of `Imi, a rigorous one-year pre-med program for students from underserved communities. The keynote […]

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