New Student St. Lucia Tour
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 […]
New Student Orientation
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 […]
Spring 2011 White Coat Ceremony
Smartly attired with their white coats and stethoscope, reciting the Student Oath, 43 medical students were formally enrolled into the medical profession at International American University College of Medicine during it’s 16th White Coat ceremony. The ceremony was held at Kimatrai Hotel in Vieux Fort, St. Lucia on Friday, January 7, 2011. The ceremony was […]
Professionalism, Ethics and Medical Students-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.
Intelligent Implants to Battle Biofilms-Seminar
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.
The Pathophysiology and complications of Diabetic Nephropathy-Seminar
Darlene Carter, a third semester student led this interactive brown bag seminar where all the semester students participated. Dr. JayantMohite, Dean of Basic Science, Dr. James Villanueva and Dr. Raghavendra Pillapa were presented for the seminar. The seminar discussed the complications of Diabetic Nephropathy and its various characteristics.
May 2011 White Coat Ceremony
Forty students enter the Maymester term at International American University – College of Medicine from around the world and took the oath of committment to a life long journey in Medicine. The event was graced by Dr. Gail Rigobert, Senator to the St Lucian Legislature, Dean Mohite, Dean Villanueva, prominent members of the Faculty Senate […]
Adaptation of the New Born
Dr. Liza Charles, Resident in Pediatrics presented this topic at IAU on May 12, 2011. Dr. Charles is a practicing physician in Castries, St. Lucia. She explained the characteristics of the new born adaptation and the major issues faced by physicians. Dr. JayantMohite, Dean of Basic Science, Dr. James Villanueva, Dr. Raghavendra Pillapa, Dr. Potu […]
Seminar-Decision Analysis from Diagnosis to Treatment
This seminar was presented by Dr. Tom Heston, MD, PhD at the IAU Campus in St. Lucia. Dr. Heston is a visiting faculty for Behavioral Sciences and Doctoring courses at IAU. He shared the updates in the current medical diagnosis and treatment details with the audience. Students and the faculty members actively participated in the […]
This seminar was presented by Dr. Tom Heston, MD, PhD at the IAU Campus in St. Lucia. Dr. Heston is a visiting faculty for Behavioral Sciences and Doctoring courses at IAU. He explained the features of basic imaging techniques and basics of MRI. 50 Students and the faculty members actively participated in the seminar.