Course Director and Professor of Medical Education
Dr. Agnes Beachman received her R.N. from the Cochrane School of Nursing in 1978, and continued her studies from Diploma, BSN. , MPH, and PhD in Health Services. A native New Yorker, Dr. Beachman practiced in New York at two major university-based hospitals, conducted in-service education, and conducted research, which was published and presented in many venues.
Dr. Beachman has resided in St. Kitts-Nevis for twenty years, working for nine years with the Ministry of Health as a consultant, educator and health planner. During her stay in St. Kitts, Dr. B has been involved in many community activities as a health professional and leader in several NGOs.
She has been with the school since 2005, in the International University of Nursing, and currently in the capacity of interim course director, and Assistant professor for Medical ethics. She also acts as Outreach Coordinator and Study Skills Counselor.