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Joanna John Ekabua, M.D.


Current Position

Associate editor-in-chief,

Authored Pages

Co-authored Pages

Medical Education

May 2014 - August 2017, Windsor University School of Medicine, Cayon, Saint Kitts and Nevis.

Clinical Experience

  • Core and Elective Clerkships (Rotations):
    • Joseph N. France General Hospital, Brumaire, St. Kitts and Nevis (07/2015 - 08/2017)
  • Clinical Externship:
    • Vascular and Vein Associates, 380 Merrimack St #1c, Methuen, MA 01844, USA (03/2019 - 06/2019)
    • Accident and emergency department, May Pen Hospital, Denbigh, Jamaica (01/2018 - 05/2018)

Licenses and Certifications

  • Advanced Cardiovascular Life Support (ACLS), National Health Care Provider Solutions (August 2020)
  • Certified Clinical Research Assistant, The CRA Training Institute, Houston, TX, USA (August 2020)
  • Introduction to the Principles and Practice of Clinical Research 2019-2020, National Institutes of Health (NIH), Bethesda, MD, USA (July 2020)
  • Basic Life Support for Healthcare Providers (BLS), National CPR Foundation, USA. (June 2020)
  • COVID-19 Contact Tracing, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD, USA. (June 2020)
  • Making a contact: A training for COVID-19-19 contact tracers, Association of State and Territorial Health Officials, USA. (May 2020)
  • Mechanical Ventilation for COVID-19, ( Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA. (April 2020)
  • ECFMG Certified, Educational Commission For Foreign Medical Graduates, Philadelphia, PA, USA. (January 2020)
  • Intro to HIPAA for covered entities, Udemy, San Francisco, CA, USA. (August 2019)
  • Social media for healthcare provides, UdemT, San Francisco, CA, USA. (August 2019)
  • Online Bloodborne Pathogens Certification Course, National healthcare provider solutions, Las Vegas, NV, USA. (August 2019)
  • Doctor of Medicine, Windsor University School of Medicine, Cayon, St. Kitts and Nevis. (September 2017)


  • Diabetes and the risk of breast cancer (March 2016)


  • Co-Presenter - Impact of social media on health promotion in Sub-Saharan Africa, The University of Massachusetts, Lowell, USA 22nd annual student research and community engagement symposium. (May 2019)

Community Work

  • Contact Tracing Specialist at Larkin Community Hospital, South Miami, FL, USA ( June 2020 - present)
  • Patients without voices, Facebook (May 2019 - present)
  • Fusion church /Dwelling-house of hope food pantry, Lowell, MA, USA (October 2019 - January 2020)
  • Clinic Site Manager – Windsor University School of Medicine, Cayon, St. Kitts (May-August 2017)
  • Prostate Cancer Screening Drive – Island Medical Specialists, The Rotary Club of St. Kitts (July 2016/2017)
  • Christian Medical and Dental Student Association, Calabar, Nigeria (September 2009 - April 2014)


  • Nature and the outdoors are my getaways.
    • Recently 'zipline to the Fall', Niagra falls ON, CA
    • Hiked Mount Liamuiga Trailhead St. Kitts
    • Hiked Radio tower St. Kitts
  • Visting observation decks
    • Skydeck Chicago, Chicago, IL, USA
    • One Liberty Observation Deck, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    • CN Tower, Toronto, ON, CA
    • Skylon Tower, Niagara Fall, ON, CA
  • Bowling
  • Biking
  • Gardening
  • Discovering new music
  • Meditating