Dr. GERSHWIN KENWITH DAVIS
B.Sc. (Hon.), MB.BS., Ph.D., D.A.B.C.C., SC (ASCP), MRO (AAMRO), FAACC, FCACB
Gershwin Davis received his medical degree form the University of the West Indies (UWI) at the Mona Campus and a PhD in Chemistry at the St Augustine Campus. He is presently Senior Lecturer in Chemical Pathology and head of department of Paraclinical sciences at the Faculty of Medical Sciences at the St Augustine campus, Eric Williams Medical Sciences Complex.
He was a Fulbright Fellow at the University of Minnesota at Hennepin county Medical Centre U.S.A. and The Stanford Jackson Fellow at The Hospital for Sick Children in Toronto.
Prior to joining the University he was a senior house officer at the Port of Spain General Hospital. He was consultant Chemical Pathologist at the Scarborough Regional Hospital Tobago 2008-2016.
His research interest is in Biomarkers in chronic disease. He is one of the directors and founding members of the Dementia Awareness and Research group Trinidad and Tobago (DARTT).
He is author or co-author of more than 80 peer-reviewed journal articles, abstracts, book chapters. He has been active member of the American Association for Clinical Chemistry since 1999 and is a diplomate of the American Board of Clinical Chemistry and a Fellow of both the American Academy of Clinical Chemistry and The Canadian Academy of Clinical Biochemistry. He is also a Medical Review officer with the American Association of Medical Review officers.