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Seminar Series

Faculty and invited medical professionals share their expertise in this intellectual forum presented on our Cayman campus. After each presentation, both faculty and students engage in a discussion period with the speaker. This in-depth evaluation of a particular topic leads to advanced learning. Recent seminars include:

  1. Stress, Sympathetic Activity and Heart Disease: Is Neuropeptide Y a Common Mediator? Dr. Paul Ganguly, M.B.B.S., M.D., Ph.D., Professor of Anatomy and Biological Sciences

  2. Glenohumeral Mobility in Primates, Dr. Lap Ki Chan, M.B.B.S., Ph.D., F.H.K.C.O.S., F.H.K.A.M., Associate Professor of Anatomy and Biological Sciences

  3. Biomarkers in Liver Disease, Dr. Ned Snyder, M.D., F.A.C.P., Professor of Medicine, Chief of Clinical Gastroenterology and Hepatology, University of Texas Medical Branch

  4. Evidence Based Medicine: Role in Medical Education and Practice, Dr. B. Robson, Ph.D., D.Sc., Professor of Biostatistics and Epidemiology

  5. Natural Toxins: Plants / Mycotoxins, Dr. Cecil Brownie, D.V.M., Ph.D., Dip. A.B.V.T., A.B.T., A.B.F.E., ABFM, FACFEI, Professor of Pharmacology / Toxicology

  6. Elucidating the Mechanism of Compression Fractures Leading to "Back Pain" Syndrome, Dr. Mavrych, M.D., Ph.D., Professor of Gross Anatomy

  7. Hyperbarics in the Cayman Islands, Dr. F. Robertson, M.D., Hyperbaric Medicine Specialist and John Elliott, CHT, Cayman Hyperbaric Services