Dawn Chesnut

Mrs. Dawn Chesnut is an instructor at the Center for Teaching and Learning. In 2015, she earned her Master of Arts degree in Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages (TESOL) and specializes in English for Medical Practice. Mrs. Chesnut served on the board of Community Link, a nonprofit organization serving those who have fled from persecution, war, famine, and extreme poverty. Working for over 15 years with immigrants and refugees from around the world, Mrs. Chesnut sees the opportunity to work with medical students as a unique way to change communication in healthcare. 

Mrs. Chesnut is married to Dr. Jeffrey Chesnut, a professor in the Department of Clinical Medicine and the Department of Anatomy at RUSM and they relocated to Dominica in 2015.