The UMHS Endeavour - Up to Date Medical News and Views from The University of Medicine and Health Sciences, St. Kitts

Up to Date Medical News and Views from The University of Medicine and Health Sciences, St. Kitts 

Facebook Twitter Gplus Pinterest YouTube E-mail RSS
formats

UMHS SGA Starts ‘Each One Reach One’ Campaign for St. Kitts Kids

By Robertino Simpson, UMHS Student Government Association President The UMHS Student Government Association (SGA) has embarked on a mission to make a stronger presence for the University Of Medicine and Health Sciences here in St. Kitts. As a part of this mission, the “Each One Reach One Campaign” (EROC) was designed. This program has Dr. Mike Doherty as Faculty Adviser and Mrs. Lorraine Brown, and Cecilia France as Administrative Support. These individuals have played a

(More)…

Facebook Twitter Email Pinterest Linkedin Stumbleupon Delicious Tumblr

 
formats

UMHS donates PCs to police in Basseterre, St. Kitts

UMHS donated 12 Dell PC computers and monitors to the police in Basseterre, St. Kitts to boost efficiency in the Scenes of Crime Division and Department of Professional Standards. UMHS Vice President of Facilities Daniel Vitalo Jr. told SKNIS (the St. Kitts and Nevis Information Service) on the Official Website of the Government of Saint Christopher (St. Kitts) and Nevis (http://sknis.info/) that the university has a long-standing relationship with local police and wants to support

(More)…

Facebook Twitter Email Pinterest Linkedin Stumbleupon Delicious Tumblr

 
formats

Fall 2014 Guide to UMHS Student & Faculty Blogs

Read one of the many blogs written by UMHS students and faculty to help with the school selection process. The blogs give insight into the everyday life of students, and an overview of everything from traveling to St. Kitts to studying for block exams to the rigors of clinical rotations. Med student blogs are an insightful reflection of modern-day international medical education. Although we don’t think of Caribbean medical school students as a group that

(More)…

Facebook Twitter Email Pinterest Linkedin Stumbleupon Delicious Tumblr

 
formats

New State Laws Give Nurse Practitioners Flexibility

Nurse practitioners play an important role in the medical community, but these highly trained individuals have both fans and critics. The Affordable Care Act (ACA/Obamacare) has brought many newly insured Americans into doctors’ offices, but due to the primary care shortage, there aren’t enough doctors to see everyone, particularly in medically underserved and rural communities. Nurse practitioners help bring care to people who otherwise would not get it. The UMHS Endeavour looks at the ways

(More)…

Facebook Twitter Email Pinterest Linkedin Stumbleupon Delicious Tumblr

 
© The UMHS Endeavour