From the Dean's Desk
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News & Events
Faculty Board Meeting
The Meeting of the Board of Faculty of Medical Sciences has been rescheduled to Thursday 20th March, 2014 at 1:30 pm in the Faculty Board Rooms
Persons are kindly asked to submit their respective reports or matters to be considered by the Board to the Dean by Friday 14th March, 2014.
All are kindly reminded that papers will be uploaded for viewing at https://intranet.sta.uwi.edu/fms/default.aspx and members can access this link by using their respective username and password (same as the one used to log into the intranet/your computer account).
The FMS hosted a conference entitled “Improvement in Health Care Quality and Delivery: Making a Difference”on 18th January 2013 at the Hyatt Regency Hotel, Port of Spain, Trinidad and Tobago, and 19th January 2013 at The Learning Resource Centre, The University of The West Indies, St Augustine Campus, Trinidad and Tobago.
For more information please view the Conference website at http://sta.uwi.edu/conferences/13/fms
CAAM-HP Accreditation Visit
The CAAM-HP Acccreditation Visit to the School of Medicine took place from March 13 to March 15, 2012. The following Schools were accredited by CAAM-HP for their undergraduate programmes:
School of Dentistry’s last CAAM-HP visit was in October 2010 and was accredited for the period 2010 to 2014.
School of Veterinary Medicine’s last CAAM-HP visit was at the end of January to beginning February 2009 and was accredited for the period 2009-2015
School of Medicine’s last CAAM-HP visit was in March 2012 and was accredited for the period 2012 to 2017.
The link for CAAM-HP providing accreditation information is: http://www.caam-hp.org/assessedprogrammes.html
Medical and Counselling Mobile Unit for Medical Sciences Students
Thursdays 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. at the General Practice Clinic, EWMSC.
Photography Exhibition 2012
"Teaching, Learning and Research at the FMS". Held in March 13-23, 2012. Hosted by the Centre for Medical Sciences Education (CMSE) in collaboration with the Medical Sciences Library (MSL). Venue: CMSE and MSL, Building 40.
Caribbean Epidemiology Centre
Caribbean Health Research Council
Trinidad & Tobago Medical Association
Medical Board of Trinidad & Tobago
Ministry of Health of Trinidad & Tobago
The Caribbean Association of Medical Council