Ma joined the college in 2007 as the clinical education coordinator, and in 2009 became chair for pharmacy practice.
Medical Anthropology, a subfield of anthropology, focuses on the evolution of humans and pathogens, the effects of globalization on health disparities, and the health legacies of colonialism—all topical issues here in Hawai‘i.
An alumna of UH Hilo, Sumida is praised for her commitment to providing quality advising to students.
The Akamai Workforce Initiative uses a unique model where current professionals train the interns in the skills needed to be successful.
Among a cohort of 30 recipients, UH Hilo students Rebekah Loving and Kyle Frazier are honored at the 2015 UH Regents and Presidential Scholarship Awards Dinner.
Through this university partnership, students may apply to UH Hilo’s bachelor of science in nursing degree program after completing pre-nursing coursework at UH West Oʻahu.
Two teams of future health care professionals studying at UH Hilo developed public service announcements on “Concussion: Prevention and Recognition.” One team took the championship, the other top honors.
The students are studying at UH Hilo with scholarships from the U.S. Department of State.
The change has prompted the UH Hilo Financial Aid Office to repackage over 600 awards.