Georgetown American University

Dr. Melissa Varswyk, MD

President and Chief Executive Officer



Dr. Varswyk is the Co-Founder, CEO and President of GAU. She Post Graduate Diploma in Medical Education from Keel University and a Doctor of Medicine Degree. Dr. Varswyk is also a member of the Board of American Chamber of Commerce – Guyana, Women in Oil and Gas Guyana and the GAU Foundation.


Post-grad in Medical Education

Doctor of Medicine Degree (MD)

BSc. in Biology


Medical and Clinical Education 90%
Curriculum Development 70%
Management and Entrepreneurship 100%
Higher Education Assessment and Evaluation 90%
Using technology and innovative solutions to deliver education.
Melissa Varswyk
President and CEO GAU