At a meeting of University of Hawai`i Cancer Center faculty on November 21, Cancer Center Director Michele Carbone told his colleagues he will be rejoining the ranks of the center’s faculty to focus on his internationally-recognized cancer work. “It has been a great privilege to lead the cancer center since December 2008,” said Dr. Carbone. […]
The Native Voices Exhibition, is making its first-ever stop at a U.S. medical school. The exhibit is open through Jan. 2015 at the University of Hawai`i John A. Burns School of Medicine. Native Voices is from the U.S. National Library of Medicine and features insights into the healing traditions of Native Peoples, including Native Hawaiians. […]
Dean Jerris Hedges gave the Hawai`i Independent Physicians Association an overview of the John A. Burns School of Medicine’s missions — education, job-training, research, community outreach and patient care — during a presentation on October 15. See the full webinar presentation at Dean’s IPA Presentation.
Before the Kaka`ako campus was built and opened in 2005, The John A. Burns School of Medicine (JABSOM) was located within the Biomed tower at the University of Hawai`i Mānoa Campus. On Oct. 30, 2004, the lower levels of that tower were hit by a four-foot wall of water from a powerful flood which struck […]
Men from the University of Hawai`i stood in solidarity against domestic violence last week, as they marched through the streets of downtown Honolulu in the 20th “Men’s March Against Domestic Violence”. Scores of UH administrators and UH Rainbow Warrior Football Players joined in the march, in support of UH Medical School Dean Jerris Hedges, MD, […]
The medical student health care providers of the H.O.M.E. (Homeless Outreach and Medical Education) Project make a merry night of it at a homeless shelter in Wai’anae on the Saturday before Halloween in October 2014. The medical students, from the John A. Burns School of Medicine (JABSOM), disguised as Leggos and other fun characters, created […]