University of Health Sciences Antigua Partners with Mount St. John’s Medical Center To Expand Clinical Experiences for Students

The University of Health Sciences Antigua is excited to announce a new partnership with Mount St. John’s Medical Centre in St. Johns, Antigua, which will improve the overall health of the island by creating programs that promote community education, health screening clinics and prevention. Mount St. John’s Medical Centre is one of the island’s largest…

UHSA Represented at CAAM-HP Workshop

UHSA administration, staff and faculty members (pictured to right) attended the Capacity Building Workshop offered by the Caribbean Accreditation Authority for Education in Medicine and other Health Professions (CAAM-HP). The workshop took place on the beautiful island of Barbados during March 19-22, 2017. CAAM-HP is the legally constituted body that is empowered to determine and…

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.…