Twelve Guyanese students have successfully obtained their medical certificate and graduated from the University of Medical Sciences of Pinar del Rio, University of Medical Sciences of Las Tunas, University of Medical Sciences of Matanzas and the University of Havana in Cuba amidst the COVID-19 pandemic.
Congratulations were extended to the students from the Guyana Embassy in Havana.
“The Guyana Embassy is very proud of the academic achievements of the recently graduated students and we look forward to their service to Guyana, the Embassy noted.
Eight of the medical students obtained their Medical Certificates are:
Dr. Ayeshia Boodie
Dr. Keisha Nelson
Dr. Shenice Dowding
Dr. Dominic Heyliger
Dr. Andy Persaud
Dr. Devaughn Brathwaite
Dr. Monish Persaud
Dr. Abid Ali
Four Post-graduate students have successfully completed their specialist programs from the University of Havana. They are:
Dr. Stephen Foo – Neurosurgery
Dr. Allan Outridge – Cardiology
Dr. Nikita McKenizie – Dermatology
Dr. Meenawattie Rajkumar – Psychiatry