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The Basics of Block Exams in Medical School | UMHS Endeavour

Block exams are unique to medical school. As Benchprep.com explains, “Most medical schools administer block exams, meaning that each set of exams is given...
Measles

What Today’s Med Students Must Know About Measles: Interview with UMHS Professor Dr. Jane...

By Carlos A. Villanueva Soto B.Sc Why is it important to teach today’s medical students about measles? Most doctors have never seen it, and many...

Interview with Dr. David Felten of UMHS About Netter’s Neuroscience Coloring Book | UMHS...

  David L. Felten, M.D., Ph.D., UMHS Associate Dean of Clinical Sciences and Professor of Neurosciences, has written and published, along with his wife and...

UMHS Faculty & Students at 63rd CARPHA Annual Health Research Conference | UMHS Endeavour

  By Dr. Jane Harrington Each year, Caribbean Public Health Agency (CARPHA) hosts a conference to highlight medical research activities in the Caribbean region. Our island...

UMHS Student & Professor Present Research at ASM Meeting in Atlanta | UMHS Endeavour

UMHS student Fernando J. Vélez Alfaro, under the leadership of UMHS professor Dr. Jane Harrington, presented research at the annual ASM (American Society of...

Dr. Prakash Mungli Speaks on Worldwide Health & How UMHS Students Can Get Involved...

UMHS faculty member Dr. Prakash Mungli, MD., M.B.B.S., UMHS Chair of Department of Molecular Sciences, Professor of Biochemistry, and Assistant Dean of Student Affairs,...

Netter’s Atlas of Neuroscience by Dr. David Felten of UMHS Among 10 Best Neuroscience...

Netter’s Atlas of Neuroscience by UMHS Associate Dean of Clinical Sciences, Professor of Neuroscience and world-renowned neuroscientist Dr. David Felten was listed as among...
Plastic Free July

Plastic Free July Part of Effort to Help Save St. Kitts Seas | UMHS...

  One-time-use plastic, from supermarket shopping bags to disposable eating utensils and straws, might be convenient, but they threaten the marine life in the waters...

Interview: UMHS Professor Dr. Jane Harrington on ‘USDA-Approved, Modern-Day Russian Roulette’

Dr. Jane Harrington, UMHS Assistant Professor of Microbiology and Immunology, spoke at the 4th St. Kitts and Nevis One Health Symposium, “Food Safety—From Farm...