Founder’s Day 2013

October 25, 2013
Founders day shall be a day to thank God for what he has done for UHSA and to remember the late Dr. Yele Akande, as well as the history of the school, and those persons who assisted in the early years. October 24, 2009 was the date of Dr. Yele Akande’s passing. As Co-Founder of UHSA, he was the longest standing President and Chairman of the university. He will always be remembered for his tireless work, innovative ideas and sacrifices which have made UHSA an institution known globally.

University of Health Sciences Antigua to Offer Combined MD/MPH Degree

April 30, 2013
CHICAGO – The University of Health Sciences Antigua is excited to announce a new partnership with Benedictine University, Lisle, Illinois, which will allow students to complete a combined MD/MPH degree. “The combined MD/MPH is a growing trend and we are excited to partner with Benedictine University to offer this to UHSA students,” says Adedayo Akande, Vice Chairman, UHSA Board of Trustees. Benedictine University’s Master of Public Health (MPH) program is built on a base of core courses that teach the foundations of public health concepts and processes. Each course has a conceptual, factual, and skill base. Students will complete coursework in... Continue reading

Partnership with Jackson Park Hospital in Chicago

October 4, 2012
University of Health Sciences Antigua Announces Partnership with Jackson Park Hospital in Chicago CHICAGO – The University of Health Sciences Antigua is thrilled to announce a new partnership with Jackson Park Hospital in Chicago, Illinois, which will allow students to spend their fifth semester (16-weeks) dedicated to USMLE Step 1 preparation and completing an Advanced Introduction to Clinical Medicine course. Beginning in the fall 2012 term, students will spend the first eight weeks of their fifth semester preparing for the USMLE Step 1, which includes live lectures provided by highly experienced faculty. The second half of the course is known... Continue reading

UHSA Alumus appointed Chairperson of AAP Committee

February 9, 2012
Alumnus appointed Chairperson of AAP Committee We are pleased to announce that UHSA Graduate (1991) Dr. Rana Chakraborty has been appointed to Chairperson of the Committee on Pediatric AIDS (COPA) for the American Academy of Pediatrics.  In this new position, Dr. Chakraborty will be actively involved in chapter activities and bring his expertise and considerations to the chapter. Congratulations to Dr. Chakraborty on being appointed chairperson of this important Academy committee. Your accomplishment is a true testament to the outstanding quality of education at UHSA and we are proud to be your Alma mater.About Dr. Rana Chakraborty Dr Rana Chakraborty... Continue reading

Founders Day October 24, 2011

October 24, 2011
Founders Day October 24, 2011 Founders day shall be a day to thank God for what He has done for UHSA and to remember the founders, Dr. Yele Akande, Chief Harry Akande and the Akande family, as well as the history of the school, and, those persons who assisted in the early years. October 24th, 2009 was the date of Dr. Yele Akande’s passing. As Co-Founder of UHSA, he was the longest standing President and Chairman. He will always be remembered for his tireless work, innovative ideas and sacrifices which have made UHSA an institution known globally. Click to view... Continue reading

Toronto: Study and Go Abroad Fair – March 4th 2012

Toronto - Study and Go Abroad Fair Come and meet UHSA medical school representatives at the Study and Go Abroad Fair in Toronto.  On March 4th 2012 from 1:00-5:00 PM, stop by our booth at the Metro Toronto Convention Centre.  This will give you the opportunity to meet us, ask questions, and see what UHSA is all about!  Also look for our Ad in the fair booklet. Metro Toronto Convention Centre Constitution Hall Room 105-107, North Building 255 Front Street West Click for information on attending the fair.