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Dr Jeetah was elected Member of the National Assembly in December 2003 for the first time for Constituency No.7 (Piton/Rivière du Rempart), and remained so until April 2005. Dr Jeetah was re-elected as: • Member of the National Assembly for Constituency No.11 (Vieux Grand Port-Rose Belle), in 2005 and became Minister of Industry, Small and Medium Enterprises, Commerce & Cooperatives (2005 to 2008).He became Minister of Health & Quality of Life (2008 to 2010). • Member of the National Assembly for Constituency No.10 (Montagne Blanche- GRSE)in 2010 and became Minister of Tertiary Education, Science, Research and Technology till 2014. Education and Qualifications: a. University of Cambridge (2002 -2003) - ACU Research Fellowship b. University of Manchester Institute of Science and Technology (UMIST) (1984-1993) • BSc (Hons) – Textile Technology • PhD – Textile Technology

'It's not who you are that holds you back, it's who you think you're not'


I met with a delegation from United Kingdom lead by Prof.Reetoo Banarsee, Senior Research Fellow, Imperial College and among others: Prof. Mitch Blair, from Royal College of Paediatrics and Child Health and Prof.Nikolaos Donos, Head of Periodontology, Director of Research at University College, London,. They were in Mauritius in the context of the ‘International Medical Conference on Emerging Issues in Primary Health Care organised by Imperial College and WeLReN (West London Research Network).