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On June 30th, 2014, The PAHO/WHO country office for The Bahamas and The Turks and Caicos Islands signed a memorandum of understanding with the Ministry for Grand Bahama to undertake an Environmental Health Assessment for the areas of Pinder’s Point, Lewis Yard, and other relevant surrounding communities.

(Left to Right: Hon. Minister Darville, Minister for Grand Bahama, Dr. Gerry Eijkemans, PWR Bahamas and Turks and Caicos, and Mr. Melvin Seymour, PS for Ministry for Grand Bahama.

On 15 July 2014, the  in close collaboration with the Pan American Health Organization (PAHO/WHO) held the national consultation on the “Strategy for Universal Health Coverage”.

Ministry of Health of the Bahamas and other health authorities

From June 18th through June 20th, 2014, the Caribbean Association of Nutritionists and Dieticians (CANDi) assembled for their biennial conference.    Under the newly acquired leadership of Ms. Shandera Smith, a Bahamian Nutritionists working with the Ministry of Health in the Bahamas, the conference aimed to influence excellence in the professions of Nutrition and Dietetics.

Grosvenor Medical Centre, off Shirley Street, Nassau, Bahamas
P.O.Box N 4833, Nassau, Bahamas Country/City Code: 1-242
Tel: 001-242 326-7299; 001-242 326-7390; 001-242-325-0121  Fax:001-242 326-7012 E-mail@bah.paho.org

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