People OF SGU 2006

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. Bruce BonannoDr. Bruce Bonanno: St. George’s University Grad Goes On-Air to Set the Medical Record Straight

St. George’s University preps its graduates for a fulfilling medical career – and then some. Take 1983 St. George’s grad Dr. Bruce Bonanno, who recalls one anxious patient after another.



Dr. Paul CutlerDr. Paul Cutler: St. George’s University Mourns the Loss of Dr. Paul Cutler

Dr. Paul Cutler, Dean Emeritus, and longtime faculty member and administrator, died on June 16, 2006. Dr. Cutler was an esteemed colleague who was known as a tremendous teacher and a skilled physician.



Joseph LauroJoseph Lauro: Joseph Lauro Receives 2006 Society of Academic Emergency Medicine (SAEM) Emergency Medicine Award

St. George’s University School of Medicine is pleased to announce that Joseph Lauro is the recipient of the 2006 Society of Academic Emergency Medicine (SAEM) Excellence in Emergency Medicine Award.



Dr. Peter BarrettDr. Peter Barrett: Taught in Grenada, Now Teaching at Yale: A Proud St. George’s Graduate

Dr. Peter Barrett’s dream of becoming a doctor was triggered by The Making of a Surgeon, a book he read when he was ten years old.



Professor Charles WeissmannProfessor Charles Weissmann: Dr. Charles Weissmann Delivers Twelfth Bourne Lecture

Professor Charles Weissmann, MD, PhD, FRS, was the Twelfth Geoffrey H. Bourne Memorial Lecturer at SGU.



Eric Ottesen

Dr. Eric Ottesen: Windward Islands Research and Education Foundation (WINDREF) Lecture on Lymphatic Filariasis Given by Dr. Eric Ottesen

The 7th Annual WINDREF Lecture was delivered by Dr. Eric Ottesen on February 15, 2006, in the Bourne Lecture Hall on the True Blue campus.



Charles R. ModicaCharles R. Modica: Chancellor Modica Named Ambassador-at-Large for Grenada

Charles R. Modica, the Chancellor of St. George’s University, has been named the Ambassador-At-Large for Grenada, an honor given to him by the Government of Grenada.