Tina Shelton reports on the June 5 kick-off of the national CPR Awareness Week campaign in New York City, where the American Heart Association made sure UH’s Dr. Alson Inaba was recognized for changing the way CPR is taught around the world.
Reconnect is a fitting theme for JABSOM Reunion 2012 (click here to register) on July 28, 2012, because the goal of JABSOM 5-0 and Reunion Chair Carla Nip Sakamoto (MD class of 1988) and her committee is to help alumni reconnect with each other and with the John A. Burns School of Medicine (JABSOM). If […]
Dr. Timothy Dye, Professor of Obstetrics and Gynecology at the John A. Burns School of Medicine (JABSOM), University of Hawai`i, has been selected for a Fulbright Specialists project in Paris, France at the world-renowned Institut Pasteur, according to the United States Department of State and the J. William Fulbright Foreign Scholarship Board. Dr. Dye will […]
National CPR Awareness Week kicked off June 5 in New York City with a Hawai`i medical school teaching innovation packaged up and presented with Hollywood flair. Dr. Alson Inaba, University of Hawai`i John A. Burns School of Medicine (JABSOM) Professor, was part of an elaborate media event in New York City that featured dancers in […]
Dr. Alson Inaba’s creative use of the Bee Gees’ hit “Stayin’ Alive” in CPR training has inspired several news reports this week, including a VIDEO REPORT featuring an interview with Dr. Inaba you can watch by clicking onto EVERYDAY HEALTH .
Here it is, the latest video public service announcement from the American Heart Association (AHA) to teach CPR “the Alson Inaba way”, using the tune “Stayin’ Alive” from the Bee Gees to keep the proper pace for lifesaving chest compressions. Dr. Inaba, a Kapi’olani Medical Center for Women and Children pediatrician and clinical faculty member […]