Category Archives: Past Events

One Health One Medicine Health Fair – Saturday, February 4

St. George’s University’s chapter of the American Medical Students Association hosts several health fairs a year. Each health fair provides health tests to the public including diabetic, blood pressure, vision and hearing tests and breast exams. Student volunteers supervised by faculty members / physicians conduct these tests free of costs to attendees. The event allows students to practice their skills ... Read More »

Keith B. Taylor Global Scholars Program/Northumbria Congregation – Saturday, February 11, 2017

Each year, the dean and higher administration of Northumbria University (NU) travel to Grenada to confer the HE Diploma in Medical Sciences from NU on the successful Keith B. Taylor Global Scholars Program (KBTGSP) students. St. George’s University School of Medicine offers an option for medical students to complete the first year of the Basic Medical Sciences program on the ... Read More »

Spring 2017 White Coat Ceremonies – Jan 13, 27 and 28, 2017

Each term, a White Coat Ceremony is held for first term students in the Schools of Medicine and Veterinary Medicine. This ceremony marks entry into the noble profession of medicine or veterinary medicine. In Grenada, the ceremony dates coincide with Beyond Spice Family Weekend. Families are able to take advantage of all that Family Weekend has to offer without missing ... Read More »

Graduate Seminar by Dr. Kenneth R. Bridges – Wednesday, January, 18, 2017

On January 18, 2017, Dr. Kenneth R. Bridges, Vice President, Medical Affairs, Global Blood Therapeutics, Inc., will speak on the topic: “Novel Treatments for Sickle Cell Disease”, at WINDREF Conference Room, True Blue Campus from 12:00pm to 1:00pm. Read More »

St George’s University to Bring its Graduation Celebrations to Botswana on Saturday, November 19, 2016

St George’s University will host its 2nd commencement ceremony for its Batswana graduates and alumni on Saturday, November 19 at the Travelodge Conference Centre in Gaborone, Botswana. This is the second time in its almost 40 year history that the University has held a graduation ceremony outside the United States or Grenada.   Read More »

9th Annual Keith B. Taylor Memorial / 17th Annual WINDREF Lecture – Wednesday, January 18, 2017

On January 18, 2017, St. George’s University will host its 9th Annual Keith B. Taylor Memorial / 17th Annual WINDREF Lecture. Dr. Kenneth R. Bridges, Vice President, Medical Affairs, Global Blood Therapeutics, Inc., will speak on the topic: “Rise of Sickle Cell disease and novel approaches to its treatment”, at Bourne Lecture Hall, True Blue Campus from 5:30 to 6:30pm. Read More »

12th Beyond Spice Family Weekend – January 26-29, 2017

St. George’s University Family Weekend gives an insider’s view of the island, its people and the university.  Our beautiful True Blue campus plays host to the families of our enrolled students. Family Weekenders get to see the campus, meet the administration and experience what the beautiful island of Grenada has to offer. Read More »

ICSA Cultural Show – Friday, November 4, 2016

This biannual explosion of culture, which celebrates diversity at SGU, will be held on Friday, November 4, 2016. Join the Indian Cultural Students Association at Charter Hall. Doors open at 6:15 pm. This year’s show is themed “Hum Saath Saath Hain” which translates into “WE STAND UNITED.” Proceeds go to the Grenada National Patients Kidney Foundation and Bel Air Children’s ... Read More »

8th Annual Keith B. Taylor Memorial / 16th Annual WINDREF Lecture – Tuesday, November 8, 2016

On November 8, 2016, St. George’s University will host its 8th Annual Keith B. Taylor Memorial / 16th Annual WINDREF Lecture. Professor Ian McConnell, Emeritus Professor of Veterinary Science, University of Cambridge, will speak on the topic: “One Health: Lessons from the Past, and Future Opportunities”, Bourne Lecture Hall, True Blue Campus at 6pm with a reception to follow at ... Read More »

SVM CE on Soft Tissue Surgery for Small Animal Practice – September 17-18

This September, the School of Veterinary Medicine will host a CE on “Soft Tissue for Small Animal Practice”. The objective of the CE is to review urinary tract surgeries; illustrate conditions that affect the respiratory tract and review options for diagnosis and surgical treatment; describe the basic tenets of wound management; review the various types of wound closure techniques; and ... Read More »

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