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Trinity Students Donate BIG After Fire Destroys Lady of Guadeloupe Home for Girls

Fire Destroys Lady of Guadeloupe Home for Girls

St. Vincent -- The Lady of Guadeloupe Home for Girls is a non-profit organization that is dear to Trinity School of Medicine and our students. The home provides a safe place to live and a caring environment for at risk girls ages 12-18. We were devastated to learn of the fire that broke out engulfing the building and destroying the entire facility.

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Tips for creating a COVID-19 Home Care Kit

As we continue to navigate these unprecedented, unfamiliar, and uncertain times, we are learning more about caring for those who get sick. One thing seems to remain more common than not, and that is most COVID-19 cases do not require admittance to the hospital, often even the most critical cases get sent home. With this one trend continuing, having a COVID-19 Homehealth Kit is not only recommended, it's likely to ease some of the fear and uncertainty when you're caring for loved ones under the same roof. 

Everyday Heroes: Trinity Graduates on the Front Line of the COVID -19 Health Crisis

While we are all glued to the TV watching our nightly news trying to get the latest COVID-19 updates. We thought we would reach out to our alumni, that are preparing to fight this virus head on and share their stories with you. We know that Trinity graduates are difference makers in every setting, possessing a level of commitment and service to their communities that leaves us humbled. They truly are everyday heroes.

Trinity School of Medicine Alumni Spotlight: Dr. Jonah Hirshberg

After completing his undergraduate degree in Canada, at the University of Toronto, Dr. Jonah Hirshberg attended college to become a paramedic and later traveled with the Canadian military to Afghanistan, working alongside physicians and nurses. While working as a paramedic overseas, Dr. Jonah Hirshberg realized he wanted to do more. His dreams, along with his dedication and determination, allowed him to become what he once thought of as impossible, being a physician. Read more about Dr. Jonah Hirshberg and how Trinity School of Medicine became his choice for medical school.
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Alumni Spotlight: Dr. Catherine Nowierski

Trinity School of Medicine has always prided itself on the strength and ambition of its students. So many future physicians come our way looking for something new; whether that's learning environment built on support and a strong relationship with the faculty, a curriculum with an emphasis on clinical skills and service to patients, or just a true opportunity to live up to their potential. 

In this latest edition of our alumni spotlight, meet Dr. Catherine Nowierski, a Family Medicine Resident at Queen’s University in Kingston, ON, Canada. 

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How the Healthcare Industry is Combating Emerging Diseases

Seemingly every year, a new infectious disease emerges or remerges as a threat to global health. Several key factors play into the increasing threat of infectious diseases, including a more globally connected society, a changing climate, and urbanization. These factors and more allow viruses and bacteria to mutate and spread around the world.

USMLE STEP 1 Announcement

This week the NBME announced several changes to the Step exams, the most meaningful of which is that USMLE Step 1 will be changing to a pass/fail exam.

In Memoriam: Sir Frederick N. Ballantyne

The Trinity Medical Sciences University family is deeply saddened by the passing of Sir Frederick N. Ballantyne on January 23, 2020.

TSOM Dedicates Learning Centre to Former Governor-General, Sir Frederick N. Ballantyne, GCMG, MD.

Kingstown, St. Vincent -  Trinity Medical Sciences University,  is pleased to announce the dedication and renaming of its learning centre in honor of Sir Frederick N. Ballantyne, GCMG, MD. 

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TSOM and WPP Partner to Deliver a Life of Healing to More Children in St. Vincent and the Grenadines

Trinity medical students will have expanded opportunities to join WPP medical teams to help children receiving care.

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