Grenada Speakers

Grenada Speakers

Meet the speakers who will share insights on residency preparedness, techniques for tough conversations, and help you navigate ethical dilemmas.

See who joined us at AMSA’s Conference in Grenada October 21-22, 2017!

Keynote Speaker

Marios Loukas, MD, PhD

After receiving a MD in 2000 from the Warsaw University, Medical School, Warsaw, Poland, Dr. Marios Loukas earned a PhD, Pathology, in 2003 from the Institute of Rheumatology, Department of Pathology, Warsaw, Poland. Dr Loukas completed a postdoctoral fellowship position at University Clinic, Department of Internal Medicine, Ulm, Germany during 2001-2003.

During the years 2000-2007, Dr. Loukas held the positions of lecturer and instructor of Anatomy, Histology and Radiology, with Harvard Medical School, Department of Education and Development.

Dr. Loukas joined St. George’s University, School of Medicine, Department of Anatomical Sciences, in 2005 and is currently Associate Professor of Anatomy. He is also an adjunct Associate Professor of Anatomy in the Department of Anatomical Sciences, School of Veterinary Medicine. His previous faculty position as Associate Professor of Anatomy was with the Department of Anatomy, American University of the Caribbean.

Dr. Loukas has received several research awards over the course of his career including Best Education Paper for 2007, Herbert M. Stauffer Award, Association of University Radiologists and Award for the best research activity National Congress of Cardiology, Gdansk, Poland. 1999. Teaching awards received include Harvard Medical School Excellence in Tutoring Award 2007, and Keynote Speaker, White Coat Ceremony 2005, American University of the Caribbean.

Dr. Loukas is currently an ad hoc reviewer for many peer reviewed journals and is associate editor for Neuroanatomy and Clinical Anatomy.

Additional Speakers

Kevin O’Connor, CSP

Rebekah Apple

Rebekah Apple, MA, DHSc
Director of Student Affairs and Programming, AMSA National


Elizabeth Ingraham
Assistant Vice President, Communications & Outreach at ECFMG, Educational Commission for Foreign Medical Graduates

Arafat Hashwani, MD

Arafat Hashwani, MD
President and Chief Neurologist
Hashwani Neurology & Neurophysiology Clinic (HNNC)


Anthony Orsini, DO
Neonatologist, Orlando Health
Founder, Breaking Bad News Foundation

Calum Macpherson

Calum Macpherson, PhD
Vice Provost for International Program Development
Dean of the School of Graduate Studies
Director of Research