December 5, 2020

Cayman Islands cancer registry registration on the rise

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Registration rates for the Cayman Islands’ cancer registry have been consistently increasing each year. This is the result of cancer survivors and patients being regularly referred to the registry from more than a dozen medical professionals and cancer organisations across the island since data collection efforts first began. These increased data collection efforts come after […]

New Years Honours for Cayman Islands Doctor

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Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II has recognized Dr Virginia Hobday (Clough) in the 2015 New Year’s Honours List. Virginia Hobday, MB. BS, MRCGP, DFFP, M. Phil Dr Hobday is named a Member of the Most Excellent Order of the British Empire (MBE) in recognition of services to hospice care in the Cayman Islands. She is […]

iNews Briefs

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Cayman Islands businessman pleads guilty to distributing narcotics Cayman Islands businessman, Bryce Merren (47), has pleaded guilty to conspiracy to distribute drugs. Merren appeared in a US court in Puerto Rico on Thursday (11 December) and agreed to a plea arrangement. Merren is also being held charged with attempting to sell, distribute or dispense cocaine […]

Haines is ready, set and almost GO for next marathon

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Cayman Islands veteran marathon man, Derek Haines, is ready, set and will GO on Sunday, July 27th to compete in the 37th San Francisco Marathon along with the expected 25,000 other competitors, a record for the annual event. This will be Haines’ fourth of his goal of competing in six marathons in his bid to […]

Cayman Hospice Care announce Caribbean Pallative Care Conference

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The Cayman Hospice Care has had the privilege of hosting three Palliative Care Conferences in 2008, 2010 and 2012. Our goal with these International conferences is to broaden the Palliative and End-of-Life education and encourage not only our own staff but also our interdisciplinary colleagues, who share the same challenges and responsibilities as we do […]