UHSA Opens Office at Universidad Central de Bayamón

Beginning on November 1, 2016, UHSA will be offering orientation services at the Universidad Central de Bayamón. Students will learn about UHSA programs and the student loan program. The office is located in the Department of Natural Sciences and Health Related Professions. The office hours will be Tuesdays and Thursdays from 10:00 am to 6:00…

The Free Clinic of English Harbour Opens Its Doors!

On September 28, the University of Health Sciences Antigua opened the doors of The Free Clinic of English Harbour, which will serve hundreds of local residents who do not have access to health insurance or medical care. UHSA medical students will run the free clinic with supervision from faculty members. The Free Clinic of English…

UHSA Unveils James R. Iannuzzi Standardized Patient Unit

In August 2016, the University of Health Sciences Antigua unveiled the James R. Iannuzzi Clinical Skills Teaching and Assessment Unit, which includes a Standardized Patient Unit, one of the best in the Caribbean. The goal of the Standardized Patient Unit is enhanced education and the assessment of clinical skills, which has been recognized as main…

UHSA Vice President Appointed NAMME Director

UHSA is excited to announced that its Vice President of Institutional Advancement and International Affairs, Ms. Lyzette Roman, has been appointed as Director of the Northeast Region for the National Association of Medical Minority Educators (NAMME). NAMME was established in 1975 by a group of educators concerned about the shortage of minority health care providers.…

UHSA Files for CAAM-HP Accreditation

UHSA has filed for CAAM-HP accreditation. CAAM-HP is the Caribbean Accreditation Authority for Education in Medicine and other Health Professions and they are the legally constituted body established in 2003 under the aegis of the Caribbean Community (CARICOM), empowered to determine and prescribe standards and to accredit programmes of medical, dental, veterinary and other health…

UHSA Joins Hispanic Association of Colleges and Universities

The University of Health Sciences Antigua (UHSA) has become the first Caribbean medical school selected as an International Member Institution of the Hispanic Association of Colleges and Universities (HACU). As a member, UHSA will be able to disseminate HACU benefits to its student population. For example, the HACU Scholarship Program awards academic scholarships to students…