Hot Shots – 4/10/19
Chaminade Gets Cancer Research Grant
Chaminade University was awarded a $30,000 grant from Alana Dung Foundation to fund cancer research. The grant will be split equally between two of Chaminade’s research faculty, chemistry professor Joel Kawakami and biology professor Michael Weichhaus. Pictured are Kawakami (second from left) with students Ryden Noguchi, Ian Bento and Mabel Bernaldez.
PHOTO COURTESY CHAMINADE UNIVERSITY
HPH Staff Raise Over $1 Million
Hawai‘i Pacific Health employees gathered with president and CEO Ray Vara (center, behind check) to celebrate the results of its 2018 Employee Giving Campaign. More than 4,000 staff members donated their own money to help patients and their families by raising a record $1,070,115.
PHOTO COURTESY HAWAI‘I PACIFIC HEALTH