People OF SGU 2015

St. George’s University has a number of visiting scholars, educators, graduates, researchers and medical science professionals who each year enrich our academic program with dynamic and inspiring lectures. Many others also apply their education and training to serve the Grenadian community as well as enhance the knowledge and welfare of the global community.

 

Dr. Randall Waechter

Dr. Randall Waechter: WINDREF Secures Nature Conservancy Grant to Assess Woburn Bay Water Quality


Clarke’s Court Bay in Woburn, a short drive from SGU’s True Blue campus, is designated as a marine protected area, yet despite its status, its water quality may be negatively impacted by watershed effluent runoff.

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Brian Beckord

Brian Beckord: From the Charter Foundation Program to His Top-Choice Residency


Brian Beckord hadn’t stepped foot in a classroom in some time. He’d earned his undergraduate degree from the University of San Diego and begun a career in biotechnology, specializing in molecular diagnostics.

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Peyman Otmishi

Peyman Otmishi, MD SGU ’02, Honored for Clinical Advancements and Medical Staff Development at University of Maryland


For his contributions to clinical advancements and medical staff development at University of Maryland Shore Regional Health, critical care specialist Peyman Otmishi, was honored with the 2014 Arthur B. Cecil Jr., MD, Award.

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Dr. Becky Bailey

Dr. Becky Bailey: Child Development Guru Visits Grenada


Six years after SGU faculty member Dr. Barbara Landon began teaching and popularizing Conscious Discipline in Grenada, Dr. Becky Bailey, developer of the award-winning program and one of Dr. Landonís mentors, visited the Spice Isle, donating her time to the growing Saving Brains program in Grenada.

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Rodney Croft

Rodney Croft: Rodney Croft Will Raise Tower Bridge as City of London Re-Enacts “Momentous” Churchill State Funeral


On January 30, 1965, the world mourned as Sir Winston Churchill, the former Prime Minister of England who led Allied Forces to victory over Axis powers in World War II, was laid to rest.

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Dr. Marios Loukas

Dr. Marios Loukas: St. George’s University Dean Sets Course for Translational Research


Launched in January 2015, The Journal on Translational Research in Anatomy will focus on anatomic research as it relates to its clinical application and widespread effect in patient care and health system.

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Dr. Timothy Ogilvie

Dr. Timothy Ogilvie: St. George’s University’s SVM Dean Receives Honorary Doctor of Laws Degree


To honor his outstanding and ongoing contribution to veterinary medicine throughout his nearly four decades in this field, Dr. Timothy Ogilvie has been awarded an honorary Doctor of Laws Degree.

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