This year a record number of over 170 oral and poster presentations will be made at the conference. The programme includes presentations on the conference theme Injuries and Violence Prevention and other relevant research topics to the Caribbean region such as Communicable Diseases: Chikungunya
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The meeting will be held at the state of-the-art St. George's University, Campus, True Blue, St. George's Grenada. Their backyard is the breath-taking blue waters and extraordinary reefs of the Caribbean Sea.
The conference provides an excellent opportunity for companies to showcase their products to the delegates. The latter comprise researchers, doctors, health programme managers and policy makers including the Chief Medical Officers from the 24 CARPHA member states.
Grenada is an island country consisting of the island of Grenada and six smaller islands at the southern end of the Grenadines in the southeastern Caribbean Sea.
Grenada is also known as the "Island of Spice" because of the production of nutmeg and mace crops of which Grenada is one of the world's largest exporters.
The tiny island is rich in natural beauty with its calm, white sandy beaches, coral reefs, exquisite waterfalls and tropical gardens. There are also a number of eco-sites on the island including volcanic lakes, hot springs and a bird sanctuary.
Enjoy any number of fun activities and festivals in Grenada. Watersports include sport fishing, sailing, power boating, kayaking, diving and snorkeling.
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