Alfred Chikweto, BVetMed, MSc

Alfred Chikweto, BVetMed, MSc, PhD
Instructor, Veterinary Pathology
Department of Pathobiology
Phone: (473) 444-4175 ext. 3345
Fax: (473) 439-5068

Dr. Chikweto received a BVetMed from the University of Zambia, Lusaka, Zambia in 2000. In 2001 he received a Diploma in Business Management/Administration from Cambridge International College through distance learning, and in 2008 Dr. Chikweto received a Msc in Veterinary Pathology from St. George’s University, Grenada.

In the year 2000 Dr. Chikweto served for four years as House surgeon in Veterinary Pathology, Department of Paraclinical Studies, School of Veterinary Medicine, University of Zambia. He took a position with St. George’s University, School of Medicine, Grenada in 2004 as Teaching Associate in Pathology and since 2007 has held the position of Instructor, Veterinary Pathology.

While at the University of Zambia, Dr. Chikweto Participated in the teaching (practical) of veterinarians belonging to the Southern African  Development Community (SADC) region in the 4th Third country training programme course (Poultry Disease Module) organized by the University of Zambia (UNZA), School of Veterinary Medicine in conjunction with the Japanese International Cooperation Agency (JICA). H also participated in teaching poultry farmers of Lusaka, Zambia in a course on poultry keeping and production, organized by the School of Veterinary Medicine, University of Zambia.

While at the St. George’s University, Dr. Chikweto has provided diagnostic services to the Veterinary Teaching Hospital, veterinarians in private practice, and the Grenada Society for Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (GSPCA). He has also participated in a local community outreach program providing an interview on Heartworm disease in companion animals on CC6 television and local radio stations.