The Special Education Centre of Vieux-Fort, teachers and parents had their knowledge broaden on various health issues at a seminar organized by the International American University – College of Medicine (IAUCOM). The objective of the seminar was to educate care takers of the students with special needs on certain health issues which impact the health […]
Binny Philip, a Semester Two student led this interactive visual presentation which was held on March 22, 2011. The seminar discussed about the intelligent implant system and its characteristics. Students and the faculty members actively participated in the seminar.
Melissa Broaders, a Semester Four student presented this topic to indicate the importance of Professionalism and Ethics in the Profession of Medicine. The seminar discussed the ethical issues and ethical policies in medicine today. Dr. Jayant Mohite, Dean of Basic Science, Dr. James Villanueva and Dr. Kamala Narayanaswamy were present for the seminar.
New Student Orientation was held on Tuesday, January 4, 2011. The new students were introduced to the IAU program by the faculty and staff. Students received information regarding the rules and regulations at IAU as well as the layout of courses and grading policies. All faculty members presented a brief description of their background and […]
The incoming class for January 2011 was given a tour of the beautiful island of St. Lucia on Monday, January 3, 2011. The tour included visiting the famous Reduit Beach and Rodney Bay area of St. Lucia. The students had the chance to relax on the beach, visit one of many excellent beachside restaurants, and […]
IAU food drive’ was organized by the SGA to provide canned and dry food to the Special Needs Kids Institution in Vieux Fort, St Lucia. The SGA would like to thank all the generous donors for making this events a success. Students donated all the canned and dry food to the Special Needs Kids Institution […]
The Seminar on Essentials of Anesthesia was organized in the IAU campus in Vieux Fort on the 19th of November 2010. Dr. Saestha Humayun, the chief presented of the seminar covered topics on the basics of Anesthesia and its importance. She discussed briefly topics relating to History of Anesthesia, Scope of Anesthesia Practice, Preoperative evaluation, […]
“Break away” boat cruise was held on October 16, 2010. SGA hosted the event to give IAU students the opportunity to enjoy the amazing sites of St. Lucia. Starting from Castries, we sailed down toward Soufriere, stopping to enjoy the beautiful beaches. Once arriving to Soufriere everyone was able to explore the town before heading […]
The Hewanorra Airport full scale simulation exercise was carried out on the 6th of October 2010 on the old runway adjacent to the International airport. It was designed to test the responsiveness of the professional emergency response agencies (fire, health, and police) based on the southern region of St Lucia. It is an exercise that […]
Fifty-four new students were inducted into IAU College of Medicine on Friday, September 10, 2010 at the Fifteenth White Coat Ceremony. The students were presented their white coats and stethoscopes by IAU faculty as a symbol of beginning their medical career. Students were then led in a Medical Student Oath which mirrors the Hippocratic Oath […]