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Dr Akshai Mansingh is Dean of the new Faculty of Sport at The University of the West Indies (The UWI) and he took the position from August 2017.
A Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon and Sports Medicine Physician, Dr. Mansingh has looked after elite athletes throughout the region. A graduate of The UWI, Dr Mansingh earned his Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of Surgery and his Doctor of Medicine, Orthopaedics degrees at the Mona campus. He also holds a Master’s in Sports Medicine from the University of New South Wales in Australia.
Dr Mansingh has been a lecturer in the Department of Surgery, Sports Medicine in Radiology, Anaesthetics and Intensive Care at The UWI, Mona since 2007. He is also the author of numerous publications in his various specialisations and has written on Methods for Injury Surveillance in International Cricket among many other cricket and sport science themes.
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Profile : https://www.mona.uwi.edu/marcom/newsroom/entry/6719
1st Topic at June Conference: Considerations for the Young Athlete