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Chairman
P Adams
Dean
Faculity of Medical Sciences
The University of the West Indies
Cave Hill, Barbados
E-mail: peter.adams@cavehill.uwi.edu  
Editor-in-Chief (Acting)
RJ Wilks
Emeritus Professor of Epidemiology
The University of the West Indies
Mona, Kingston 7, Jamaica
E-mail: rainford.wilks@uwimona.edu.jm
Associate Editors  
D Cohall
Lecturer in Pharmacology and Phase I MB BS Coordinator
Faculty of Medical Sciences
The University of the West Indies
Cave Hill, St Michael, Barbados
E-mail: damian.cohall@cavehill.uwi.edu
T Ferguson
Lecturer in Clinical Epidemiology
Epidemiology Research Unit
Tropical Medicine Research Institute
The University of the West Indies
Mona, Kingston 7, Jamaica
E-mail: trevor.ferguson02@uwimona.edu.jm
DT Gilbert
Consultant Neurologist
Faculty of Medical Sciences
The University of the West Indies
Mona, Kingston 7, Jamaica
E-mail: david.gilbert@uwimona.edu.jm
G Hutchinson
Professor of Psychiatry
Department of Psychiatry
Clinical Medical Sciences
The University of the West Indies
St Augustine, Trinidad and Tobago
E-mail:gerard.hutchinson@sta.uwi.edu 
R Pierre
Lecturer in Child and Adolescent Health
Faculty of Medical Sciences
The University of the West Indies
Mona, Kingston 7, Jamaica
E-mail: russell.pierre@uwimona.edu.jm
 

 

Assistant Editors

 
MO Castillo-Rangel
Professor in Linguistics and Literature
Department of Humanities
Northern Caribbean University, Mandeville, Jamaica
E-mail: rangelcastillo.mario.2003@gmail.com
A Levy
Associate Professor of Pharmacology
Nova Southeastern University
College of Medical Sciences
Room 1339 Terry Bldg
3200 S University Dr
Ft Lauderdale, FL 33328
USA
E-mail: alevy1@nova.edu
H Trotman
Senior Lecturer in Child Health
Department of Child Health
Faculty of Medical Sciences
The University of the West Indies
Mona, Kingston 7, Jamaica
E-mail: helen.trotmanedwards@uwimona.edu.jm
 
Deans   
T Paul
Dean
Faculty of Medical Sciences
The University of the West Indies 
Mona, Kingston 7, Jamaica
E-mail:tomlin.paul@uwimona.edu.jm 
T Seemungal
Professor of Medicine
Department of Clinical Sciences
The University of the West Indies
St Augustine, Trinidad and Tobago
E-mail: terence.seemungal@sta.uwi.edu
R Roberts
Director, UWI Clinical Training Programme
Department of Surgery, Princess Margaret Hospital,
The University of the West Indies School of Clinical Medicine and Research, Nassau, Bahamas
E-mail:robroberts@batelnet.bs 
or robinnassau50@yahoo.com
 
Treasurer  
H Pearce
Campus Bursar (Acting)
The University of the West Indies
Mona, Kingston 7, Jamaica
E-mail: howard.pearce@uwimona.edu.jm
 
Editorial Board  
T Alleyne
Biochemistry Unit
Department of Preclinical Sciences
The University of the West Indies
St. Augustine, Trinidad and Tobago
E-mail: trevor.alleyne@gmail.com 
P Brown
Professor of Molecular Biology
Head, Department of Basic Medical Sciences
Faculty of Medical Sciences Teaching and Research Complex, The University of the West Indies, Mona, Kingston 7, Jamaica
E-mail: paul.brown@uwimona.edu.jm
C Christie-Samuels
Professor and Chair of Paediatrics (Infectious Disease, Epidemiology and Public Health); 
Director - Vaccines Infectious Disease Centre and the Kingston Paediatric and Paternal HIV/AIDS Programme for Clinical Research 
Department of Child and Adolescent Health
Faculty of Medical Sciences
The University of the West Indies
Mona, Kingston 7, Jamaica
E-mail: celia.christiesamuels@uwimona.edu.jm
N Duncan
Professor of Paediatric Surgery
Department of Surgery, Radiology, Anaesthesia and Intensive Care
Faculty of Medical Sciences
The University of the West IndiesMona, Kingston 7, Jamaica
E-mail: newton.duncan@uwimona.edu.jm
J Hospedales
Executive Director
Caribbean Public Health Agency (CARPHA)
16-18 Jamaica Boulevard
Federation Park
Port-of-Spain, Trinidad and Tobago
E-mail: hospedja@carpha.org
T Jones
Director, Dentistry Programme
Faculty of Medical Sciences
The University of the West Indies
Mona, Kingston 7, Jamaica
E-mail: thaon.jones@uwimona.edu.jm
R Melbourne-Chambers
Head, Department of Child & Adolescent Health
Faculty of Medical Sciences
The University of the West Indies
Mona, Kingston 7, Jamaica
E-mail: roxanne.melbournechambers@uwimona.edu.jm
A Nicholson
Head of Department of Microbiology
Faculty of Medical Sciences
The University of the West Indies
Mona, Kingston 7, Jamaica
E-mail: alison.nicholson@uwimona.edu.jm
J Plummer
Professor and Head
Department of Surgery, Radiology, Anaesthesia and Intensive Care
The University of the West Indies
Mona, Kingston 7, Jamaica
E-mail: joseph_plummer@yahoo.com
C Rattray
Head of Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology
Faculty of Medical Sciences
The University of the West Indies
Mona, Kingston 7, Jamaica
E-mail: carole.rattray@uwimona.edu.jm
T Richards
Head, Medical Library
The University of the West Indies
Mona, Kingston 7, Jamaica
E-mail: tereza.richards@uwimona.edu.jm
DT Simeon
Head of the Caribbean Centre for Health Systems Research and Development
Faculty of Medical Sciences
The University of the West Indies
St. Augustine, Trinidad and Tobago
E-mail: donald.simeon@sta.uwi.edu
MF Smikle
Professor of Microbiology
Department of Microbiology
Faculty of Medical Sciences
The University of the West Indies
Mona, Kingston 7, Jamaica
E-mail: monica.smikle@uwimona.edu.jm
S Weaver
Lecturer and Head of School of Nursing
The University of the West Indies,
Mona, Kingston 7, Jamaica
E-mail: steve.weaver@uwimona.edu.jm

Editorial Advisory Board

 
G Burkett
Professor of Obstetrics and Gynaecology
University of Miami Miller School of Medicine,
1611 NW 12th Avenue
Miami, FL 33136
USA
E-mail: gburkett@med.miami.edu
C Escoffery
Professor of Anatomical Pathology and Consultant Pathologist
Department of Pathology
Faculty of Medical Sciences
The University of t West Indies
Mona, Kingston 7, Jamaica
E-mail: carlos.escoffery@uwimona.edu.jm
N Kissoon
Vice President, Medical Affairs
BC Children’s Hospital and Sunny Hill Health Centre for Children;
Professor in Critical Care – Global Child Health
University of British Columbia and the BC Children’s Hospital;
Clinical Investigator, Child and Family Research Institute
B24C - 4480 Oak Street, Vancouver, BC V6H 3V4, Canada
E-mail: nkissoon@cw.bc.ca
M Lee
Professor in Gastroenterology
Department of Medicine
Faculty of Medical Sciences
The University of the West Indies
Mona, Kingston 7, Jamaica
E-mail: michael.lee@uwimona.edu.jm
C Ogunsalu
Senior Lecturer/Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeon
Department of Basic Medical Sciences
The University of the West Indies
Mona, Kingston 7, Jamaica
E-mail: chrisogun@yahoo.com
A Ojo
Professor of Nephrology, Internal Medicine and Epidemiology
University of Michigan Medical School
3914 TC
Ann Arbor MI 48109-5364, USA
E-mail: aojo@umich.edu
D Oshi
Senior Lecturer, Department of Community Health & Psychiatry
Faculty of Medical Sciences
The University of the West Indies
Mona, Kingston 7, Jamaica
E-mail:daniel.oshi@uwimona.edu.jm
M Samms-Vaughan
Professor of Child Health and Child Development and Behaviour 
Department of Child and Adolescent Health 
Faculty of Medical Sciences
The University of the West Indies
Mona, Kingston 7, Jamaica
E-mail: maureen.sammsvaughan@uwimona.edu.jm
GR Serjeant
Chairman
Sickle Cell Trust (Jamaica)
14 Milverton Crescent
Kingston 6, Jamaica
E-mail: grserjeant@cwjamaica.com
M Voutchkov
Professor of Applied Nuclear Physics
Department of Physics
The University of the West Indies
Mona, Kingston 7, Jamaica
E-mail: mitko.voutchkov@gmail.com
Past Editors
JL Stafford 1951–1955
JA Tulloch 1956–1960
D Gore 1961
CP Douglas 1962
D Gore 1963–1966
P Curzen 1967
RA Irvine 1967–1969
TVN Persaud 1970–1972
GAO Alleyne 1973–1975
V Persaud 1975–1995
D Raje 1995–1996
WN Gibbs 1996–1999
EN Barton 1999-2019
 

 

 

 

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

 

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