2018

News & Events

Mar
07

Alumni Spotlight -Dr. Jessica Maaskant

The Student Government Association (SGA) was pleased to welcome back recent IAU graduate Dr. Jessica Maaskant to campus on Thursday February 15th, 2018 to share her journey through medicine. Dr. Maaskant held a session for current students to discuss clinical sciences, exam preparation, clinical rotations in Baltimore, as well as to share other professional advice. […]

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Mar
05

IAU Fire Drill

IAU had a fire drill on Wednesday February 28th. The purpose of a fire drill is to help prepare students, faculty and staff on how to exit the building safely and as quickly as possible in the event of a fire. Mr. Francis from the local fire department stressed the importance of the drill because […]

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Feb
26

IAU CPR Training Class

CPR, or cardiopulmonary resuscitation, is an emergency life-saving procedure that is done when someone’s breathing or heartbeat has stopped, which could be due to a variety of reasons such as electric shock, heart attack, choking, or drowning. CPR combines rescue breathing and chest compression techniques that require supervised training to ensure CPR providers have the […]

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Feb
07

SGA Welcome Beach Party, Spring 2018

IAU’s Student Government Association (SGA) kick started Spring 2018 with a Welcome Beach Party for new & returning students. The event was held at Sandy Beach on Saturday January 20th. It was an excellent opportunity for new students to get to know their colleagues & faculty. Attendees enjoyed bonfire, delicious BBQ, dancing, volleyball, Tug-of-War, and […]

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Jan
29

IAU’s 35th White Coat Ceremony, Spring 2018

The white coat ceremony celebrates a student’s journey into medicine and the commitment to their education. The IAU white coat ceremony for the class of Spring 2018 was held on campus on Friday January 19th at 1pm. Dr. Agboola, the Master of Ceremonies, along with other faculty shared their presentations and remarks with the attendees. […]

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Jan
26

IAU Hearing Event

The St. Lucia Ministry of Health and Wellness hosted a hearing aid event for the Starkey Hearing Foundation in Vieux Fort on 1/17 and 1/18 at the Phillip Marcellin Groups. IAU Student volunteers participated in the training by conducting screenings and collecting survey data. The event was an opportunity to develop the EBM, public research, and capstone […]

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