The Jamaican Diaspora Health Sector and Friends of Jamaica


in association with

The Ministry of Health, Jamaica

invite you to


Join the Team to Help Improve the Healthcare Delivery System in Jamaica



Meet with Ministry of Health Leadership


Meet with Regional Health Authority Leadership


Meet with Hospital Administrators


Visit Hospitals and Clinics across the Island


Help identify and prioritize needs at hospitals


Help develop cost estimates for identified needs and Projects


Become part of a team to provide long-term support for a hospital of choice in Jamaica


Join the team to help launch a global fundraising campaign for the Jamaica Health Sector


We Need You!!


Healthcare Professionals ● Handyman and Handywomen

Doctors ● Nurses ● Dentists ● Health Administrators ●Allied Health Professionals

Biomedical Engineers ● Medical Lab Technicians ● Health Informatics ● Educators


Individuals and organization currently doing healthcare outreach in Jamaica

Individuals and organizations interested in doing healthcare outreach in Jamaica



One goal of this International Fact Finding Mission is to have each hospital in Jamaica adopted by at least one overseas organization

or institution that will provide assistance for Professional Development, Patient Care and Infrastructure Development

The International Healthcare Fact Finding Mission Report will be available in March 2012

The Planning Team

Name Institution/Organization Contact
Ms. Ava-Gay Timberlake International Coordinator, Ministry of Health (876) 967-3538 -
Mrs. Celia Grandison - Markey Jamaican Diaspora Advisory Board Member - UK
Dr. Enid Collins Jamaican Diaspora - Canada
Mr. Wayland Richards Jamaican Diaspora Advisory Board Member - USA (763) 688-4458 -
Dr. Roy Streete Organization for International Development  -USA (718) 652-3978 -
Ms. Claudette Powell Jamaica Nurses Group of New York Inc.  - USA (516) 459-2903 -
Dr. Cheryl Holder Jamaican Diaspora Southern Region - USA (954) 483-7685 -
Mr. Roy Davidson NAJASO (661) 857-5283 -
Mr. Kingsley Gilliam Jamaican Diaspora Foundation  - Canada (416) 756-0856 -
Ms. Paulette Lewis Nurses Association of Jamaica - UK
Ms. Carol Cooper Jamaican Diaspora  - UK 07771276896 -
Ms. Dorothy Turner Nurses Association of Jamaica - UK