Dr. Delroy Jefferson

Dr. Delroy Jefferson is a Consultant Anaesthesiologist and Intensive Care Specialist. He is currently the Medical Director of the Health Services Authority and has served as Chief Medical Officer of the Cayman Islands.

He graduated from the University of the West Indies (UWI) with BSc honours degree in biochemistry and physiology. At UWI he obtained his primary medical training as well as postgraduate training leading to the Advanced Diploma in Anaesthesia and the Doctor of Medicine in Anaesthesia and Critical Care. His residency training was at UWI, with fellowships in anaesthesia, critical care and pain at the Royal Victoria Hospital, (McGill University), Papworth (University of Cambridge) and National Hospital of Neurology and Neurosurgery (University of London).

He obtained a master’s degree in Public Policy and Management from the University of London and a Doctorate of Business Administration from the Swiss Management Institute and has recently received two post graduate degrees in general and medical law with distinction. He is currently doing his LPCMSc Law and Business, University of Law, and Doctorate of Corporate Law. He is former Medical Officer in charge of Faith Hospital and Deputy Chair of the HSA’s Board of Directors. He has obtained numerous awards including Emerging Pioneer Award for the advancement of medicine, International Distinguished Humanitarian Award (2018) and the Member of the Order of the Cayman Islands.