Curriculum

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Curriculum 2016-12-16T02:04:20+00:00

Basic Medical Sciences

The Basic Sciences courses shall be offered during the first five trimesters.
Course offering will be as follows:

  • Anatomy I
  • Medical Physiology I
  • Biochemistry I
  • Histology
  • DPR & Medical Ethics
  • Anatomy II (Head & Neck)
  • Medical Physiology II
  • Biochemistry II & Genetics
  • Neuroanatomy I
  • Microbiology I
  • Public Health & Epidemiology
  • Medical Pharmacology I
  • Pathology I
  • Microbiology II
  • Behavioral Sciences I
  • Neuroanatomy II
  • Physical Diagnosis & Clinic visits
  • Medical Pharmacology II
  • Pathology II
  • Introduction to Clinical Medicine I
  • Behavioral Science II
  • Essentials of Clinical Sciences
  • Introduction to Clinical Medicine II

Clinical Sciences

Clinical Phase Outline
Clinical clerkship shall mean a supervised educational experience, which is part of the clinical component of the medical education program that will take place in a teaching hospital acceptable to the University.

  • Internal Medicine (12 weeks)
  • Obstetrics & Gynecology (8 weeks)
  • General Surgery (8 weeks)
  • **Surgical Sub-specialty (12 weeks)
  • Pediatrics (6 weeks)
  • Family Medicine (6 weeks)
  • Psychiatry (6 weeks)
  • Radiology (4 weeks)
  • Clinical Pathology (4 weeks)
  • Anesthesiology
  • Geriatric Medicine
  • Neurosurgery
  • Ophthalmology
  • Otorhinolaryngology
  • Orthopedic Surgery
  • Pediatric Surgery
  • Plastic Surgery
  • Thoracic Surgery
  • Vascular Surgery
  • Urology
  • Emergency Medicine including Trauma

ELECTIVES: 14 weeks
Student must complete a minimum of four (4) electives before he or she can graduate. They must be a minimum of three (3) weeks in duration and NOT to exceed more than six (6) weeks.

  • Anesthesiology
  • Geriatric Medicine
  • Orthopedic Surgery
  • Dermatology
  • Pathology
  • Emergency Medicine
  • Pediatrics
  • Family Medicine
  • Forensic Medicine
  • Gynecology
  • Internal Medicine
  • Neurology
  • Radiology
  • Obstetrics
  • Ophthalmology
  • Otorhinolaryngology
  • Occupational Medicine
  • Surgery
  • Physical and Rehabilitation Medicine
  • Anesthesiology
  • Geriatric Medicine
  • Neurosurgery
  • Ophthalmology
  • Otorhinolaryngology
  • Orthopedic Surgery
  • Pediatric Surgery
  • Plastic Surgery
  • Thoracic Surgery
  • Vascular Surgery
  • Urology
  • Emergency Medicine including Trauma

* Students are not permitted to do any rotation that is less than three (3) weeks in duration.

Grand Total for Clinical Science Phase: 80 Weeks