local school visit

Xavier hosts 2 local schools on a visit to the campus

  • Jul 26, 2019
  • By Daniel Moses

Recently Xavier University School of Medicine had the pleasure of hosting 2 local schools; St. Anna and St. Franciscus, on a visit to the University.…

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Global GERD epidemic

GLOBAL GERD EPIDEMIC

  • Mar 05, 2019
  • By Daniel Moses

  By: Dr. Vishal Saxena Gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD) is a form of chronic illness that affects the lower esophageal sphincter (LES). It is a…

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The Primary Care Physician Shortage

The Primary Care Physician Shortage

  • Feb 20, 2019
  • By Daniel Moses

  In a recent article published by Newsday, they highlighted the recent news of New York University (NYU) deciding to open a tuition free school…

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Pharmacovigilance and its importance

  • Jan 17, 2019
  • By Daniel Moses

By: Dr. Prasad Vijayashankar In the 1950’s, a Pharmaceutical company in Germany developed the drug Thalidomide for convulsion, however it was found to make the patients…

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Return to the Dark Ages

  • Dec 27, 2018
  • By Daniel Moses

By: Dr.Lalit Mehra   Little did Brandon Noble know that his career as a professional National Football League player was coming to an end, when…

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AMSA brings Christmas Cheer to Casa Cuna Orphanage

  • Dec 17, 2018
  • By Daniel Moses

On Saturday November 24th, 2018, XUSOM’s American Medical Student Association (AMSA) members descended on Casa Cuna Orphanage to bring some Christmas cheer. Casa Cuna is…

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Guest Lecture: Dr. Roel Jonkhoff

  • Dec 04, 2018
  • By Daniel Moses

By: Dr. Vishal Saxena Xavier University School of Medicine was proud to host Dr. Roel Jonkhoff, an internist-hemato-oncologist from Horacio Oduber Hospital in Aruba. He…

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Guest Lecture by Dr. Steven Daugherty

Guest Lecture by Dr. Steven Daugherty

  • Nov 12, 2018
  • By Daniel Moses

Faculty Session By: Dr.Pawlak On Tuesday October 30th, the XUSOM faculty and students were treated to a guest lecture from a very distinguished faculty member…

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AMSA Raising Awareness during Breast Cancer Awareness Month

AMSA Raising Awareness during Breast Cancer Awareness Month

  • Nov 07, 2018
  • By Daniel Moses

By: Megan Rivera, MD 3, AMSA Secretary October is Breast Cancer Awareness month. 1 in every 8 women will be affected by breast cancer and…

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Holiday Inn Health Fair

Holiday Inn Health Fair

  • Nov 06, 2018
  • By Daniel Moses

By: Dr.Segie Apacible On October 17th, Wednesday, the Holiday Inn Resort on Aruba invited XUSOM to participate in their annual health week for their employees.…

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