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Tracy Robinson, UWI Senior lecturer in the Faculty of Law

Tracy Robinson, UWI Senior lecturer in the Faculty of Law, was elected chairman of the Inter American Commission on Human Rights (IACHR) on March 20, 2014 at its 150th Regular Session, held in Washington, DC.


Professor Dalip Ragoobirsingh

UWI graduate, Trinidad-born Professor Dalip Ragoobirsingh has been invited to be a member of the World Health Organisation (WHO) guidelines development expert group. This highlights the recognition of his high quality work in diabetes and nutrition in the Caribbean.

Professor Vijay Naraynsingh

The recipient of the prestigious 2015 CARICOM Science Award is UWI graduate, Professor Vijay Naraynsingh, who hails from the UWI Medical Faculty, St. Augustine. Former awardees include distinguished scientists such as Professor Emerit Harold Ramkissoon from Trinidad and Tobago, and Professor Gerald Lalor from Jamaica. The CARICOM Science Award overseen by CARISCIENCE and CARICOM, was first introduced in 2006 by the then Prime Minister, for Science and Technology in CARICOM the Rt Honorable Dr Keith Mitchell and recognizes leading Caribbean scientists.


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