UH Cancer Center Times

E-cigarette study makes HEADLINES

Dr. Thomas Wills' research has made Los Angeles Times, The Daily Telegraph (UK), Honolulu Star-Advetiser, KHON-TV, KITV4, KTVU (San Francisco), WXIX (Cincinatti OH), KRXI (Reno, NV) and more!
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UH Cancer Center along with all other NCI-designated Cancer Centers Urge HPV Vaccination for the Prevention of Cancer

The CDC reports that each year in the U.S., 27,000 men and women are diagnosed with an HPV-related cancer, which amounts to a new case every 20 minutes. Even though many of these HPV-related cancers are preventable with a safe and effective vaccine, HPV vaccination rates across the U.S. remain low.


Together we, a group of the National Cancer Institute (NCI)-designated Cancer Centers, recognize these low rates of HPV vaccination as a serious public health threat. HPV vaccination represents a rare opportunity to prevent many cases of cancer

that is tragically underused.

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Mahalo UH Cancer Center Ohana

Mahalo to everyone who came out to support and testify on Wednesday and Thursday at the Board of Regents Meetings!

Wednesday, January 27 : The members voted 3 to 2 (1 absent) making a motion to recommend a task group to review a planned report with administration and independent reviewers.

Thursday, January 28 : The members deferred for a full discussion.

Wake up with Hawaii News Now

UH Cancer Center will be on the HNN Sunrise show on Tuesday, February 2nd at 7:50 a.m. to discuss the Noni Study.

Cervical Cancer Awareness Month Event

Don't miss The Conversation on HPR-2: Monday, February 1st at 8:35 a.m.

Topic: Mandatory HPV vaccination for middle school entry: weighing the benefits
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Coming up in the Sullivan Conference Center

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