Dr Sharonne Forrester

Dr Sharonne Forrester is a Consultant Paediatrician and Paediatric Cardiologist at the Bustamante Hospital for Children, Kingston, Jamaica.

She is a past student of the Holy Childhood High School which she attended from 1986 to 1993. She was a prefect and a member of the Schools Challenge Quiz team in 1992 and 1993. She obtained her undergraduate degrees, Bachelor of Science with first class honours in Mathematics and Chemistry and Bachelor of Medicine and Surgery (M.B.B.S) at the University of the West Indies, Mona. She did her medical internship at the Kingston Public Hospital and the Bustamante Hospital for Children. After the latter she fell in love with working with sick children and so began to work at the Bustamante Hospital for Children upon completion of her internship. She went on to postgraduate studies where she obtained a doctor of medicine (DM) in Paediatrics also at the University of the West Indies, Mona which she completed in 2007. This was followed by a two year fellowship in paediatric cardiology at The Royal Brompton Hospital in London, England.