Honorees

2013 Honorees

The JMF Honoured five outstanding medical practitioners at its 2013 Fund Raising Banquet and 25th Anniversary Function held at the Jamaica Pegasus Hotel on March at which The Most Honourable Portia Simpson-Miller (3rd from left) was Guest Speaker.

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2011 Honorees

The JMF’s 2011 Honourees were from right: Professor The Hon J. Peter Figueroa, OJ, Professor of Public Health, Epidemiology and HIV/AIDS at the University of the West Indies; Professor Peter Fletcher, OJ, Consultant Surgeon at Nuttall Memorial Hospital and Honorary Consultant Surgeon University Hospital of the West Indies; Professor The Hon. Hugh Hastings Wynter, OJ, founder of the Advanced Training and Fertility Management Unit and former head of the Department of O & G; Dr. Olivia P. McDonald, OD, former Medical Director of the National Family Planning Board (NFB) and Executive Director of the NFB.

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2009 Honorees

The JMF’s 2009 honourees were five outstanding Medical Practitioners. 2nd from left Professor Kathleen Coard, Professor of Anatomical Pathology at the University of the West Indies (UWI) and Consultant Pathologist to the University Hospital of the West Indies; Dr. Winston E. Dawes, CD, Associate Professor of the University of Technology and former Senior Medical Officer of May Pen Hospital; Dr. Minerva M. Thame, Head of the Department of Child Health, and Consultant Paediatrician, University Hospital of the West Indies, Section Head Department of Obstetrics, Gynaecology and Child Health, University of the West Indies and Chairman of Consultant Meetings on Child Health; Professors Denise Eldemire-Shearer, CD, head of the Department of Community Health and Psychiatry in the Faculty of Medical Sciences UWI, Director of PAHO/WHO Collaborating Centre on Ageing and Health.

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2008 Honorees

At the JMF’s Fund Raising Banquet held at the Jamaica Pegasus Hotel on May 29, 2007 at which Guest Speaker was Dr. Arnon Krongrad of the USA, who pioneered the use of laparsoscopic radical prostatectomy was Guest Speaker the foundation honoured urologists, Dr. Robert L. Wan, Dr. William D. Aiken, Dr. Trevor E. Tulloch, Dr. Claude A.M. Cadogan and Dr. Keith L. Wedderburn.