The governor’s supplemental budget proposal is one small step toward addressing the university system’s maintenance backlog.
The federal grant will allow UH to target diabetes, obesity, hypertension and cancer in Native Hawaiian, Pacific Islander and Filipino populations.
Many are already financially strapped, and one Republican proposal would increase their tax liability by thousands of dollars.
UH professor Craig Santos Perez has an eye on his 3-year-old daughter in his latest book.
In a letter to university officials, the physicans said they were worried about patient safety and a lack of resources.
Hawaii’s only public hyperbaric treatment facility was serving about one diver per week suffering decompression sickness.
The research is particularly vital for Hawaii, where one in seven residents have chronic kidney disease.
A new UH study found that after nine months of living on Oahu, mainland students’ views on race shifted noticeably.