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Things of interest coming up at Kaka`ako
Nobel Prize Winners to Headline Weinman Symposium at the UH Cancer Center May 5
Jules A. Hoffmann, PhD, and Dr. Bruce A. Beutler, co-recipients of the 2011 Nobel Prize in medicine will headline a roster of experts focusing on bridging the U.S. and Asia in the fight against cancer during this year's Weinman Symposium at the University of Hawai`i Cancer Center.
The Symposium takes place on May 5 in the Sullivan Conference Center at the Cancer Center in Kaka'ako, and is free and open to the public. The speaker roster includes Ann Chao, PhD, who grew up on Hawai`i Island and today serves as Director of Cancer Research Programs, East Asia, with the Center for Global Health of the National Cancer Institute. Events go from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m., so check the AGENDA.
The Class of 2017 Wants to Wash Your Car on Sat. May 18
MD Senior Class Cleans Up Kaka`ako May 3, 9 a.m.-12 p.m.
Our MD Class of 2014 will gather to clean up the public areas around our Kaka`ako campus on Saturday, May 3, from 9 a.m. until 12 p.m. We don't think they'll mind extra hands if you want to show up and volunteer!
May 3 Symposium Sponsored by MD Students 10 a.m.-2 p.m.
The Partnership for Social Justice (PSJ) interest group is having it’s annual Social Justice Symposium on May 3rd on the topic of “Administering Culturally Sensitive & Ethical International Medical Aid.” RSVP by May 30th to partnershipforsocialjustice@GMAIL.COM as there are only 50 spots available! Read more below, too.