News & Events

April 16, 2013
The Center for Cardiovascular Research donated thousands of dollars in science lab equipment and supplies to thirteen public high schools in Hawaii that lacked essential tools for conducting molecular biology in their classrooms.

Sept 30, 2010
Center receives anonymous $1 million donation
The gift establishes an endowed fund that will give the Center for Cardiovascular Research resources to enhance cardiovascular research at the John A. Burns School of Medicine and its hospital partners throughout Hawaii.

Jun 19, 2010
Tea, coffee no risk to heart, study finds
Director Dr. Ralph Shohet comments on a study showing no heart risk from tea and coffee in the Honolulu Star-Advertiser.

Apr 29, 2010
Dr. Ralph Shohet and others will train medical doctors in a new fellowship program to address the increasing shortage of cardiologists in Hawaii.

Apr 23, 2010
Twenty public school teachers were trained at the Center in the latest scientific techniques under a program made possible by the American Reinvestment and Recovery Act spearheaded by education director, Dr. Rachel Boulay.