Are Caribbean Medical Schools Worth It? (1)
A medical school is an institution that teaches medicine and trains its students into becoming successful medical practitioners. If you’re seeking a medical degree, fellowship, masters, doctorate or post-doc – or want to take continuing medical education courses to keep you on the top of your game – we can promise you: Great things, new adventures, the tools to be who you want to be in the field of medicine.
The Technion Medical School, Ben Gurion University, and Tel Aviv University Sackler Faculty of Medicine 32 offer 4-year MD programs for American Bachelor’s graduates who have taken the MCAT , interested in completing rigorous medical education in Israel before returning to the US or Canada.
As for the faculty and curriculum, the first subjects were the theory and practice of physick, taught by John Morgan, and anatomy, surgery and midwifery, taught by William Shippen, Jr. At first Morgan also taught a preparatory course in chemistry, botany and materia medica (pharmacy), but by 1768 these subjects were turned over to Adam Kuhn , who had been engaged as the Medical School’s third professor.
The graduate degree of MBBS is divided into 3 professionals, with each professional ending with a professional exam conducted by the university (a single university may have up to dozens of medical colleges offering various graduate/post-graduate/ post-doctoral degrees).
As I have pointed out several times ( Primary Care and Residency Expansion , January 7, 2010; Funding Graduate Medical Education , May 25, 2009), the credit” medical schools claim for students entering primary care” residencies includes all those entering internal medicine programs, the vast majority of whom will enter subspecialty training.