M.D. in Dominica

Top M.D.s in Dominica 2019

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An M.D., or Doctor of Medicine, is an academic achievement that can take years of schooling to obtain. It is only awarded once students have shown they have the knowledge and experience required to practice medicine competently.

Dominica has a competitive education system, rivaling others throughout the West. Students in this Caribbean island country could mingle with other serious students from around the world. English is the official language, but students speaking other languages may feel equally at home due to the country’s international commerce.

Doctors of Medicine (MDs) in Dominica

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4-Year MD Program

All Saints University, Dominica
Campus Full time 4 years February 2019 Dominica Roseau

The 4 year MD degree program is designed for applicants who have completed a Bachelors degree in Sciences or the necessary prerequisites. It consists of 2 academic years of Basic Sciences followed by 2 more years of Clinical Clerkship. Basic Sciences are conducted in our campus in Dominica while Clinical Clerkships take place in teaching hospitals throughout the USA, Canada, Dominica, St. Vincent, and the UK. [+]

The 4 year MD degree program is designed for applicants who have completed a Bachelors degree in Sciences or the necessary prerequisites. It consists of 2 academic years of Basic Sciences followed by 2 more years of Clinical Clerkship. Basic Sciences are conducted on our campus in Dominica while Clinical Clerkships take place in teaching hospitals throughout the USA, Canada, Dominica, St. Vincent, and the UK. The 4-Year MD program can be completed in 3 years and 4 months. Admission into the 4-year program requires a Bachelor Degree or completion of at least two years of post-secondary education, which must include successful completion of premedical admission requirements such as:

Biology - 90 semester hours Chemistry - 90 semester hours Physics - 90 semester hours ... [-]

5-Year MD Program

All Saints University, Dominica
Campus Full time 5 years February 2019 Dominica Roseau

The five year MD program is designed for high school graduates intending to obtain an MD Degree. This program includes 4 semesters of premedical courses, including those listed above. Upon successful completion of 4 semesters of premedical courses, students are automatically allowed to complete the Basic Medical Science (preclinical) portion of the degree program with their counterparts in the 4-Year MD degree program.

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The five year MD program is designed for high school graduates intending to obtain an MD Degree. This program includes 4 semesters of premedical courses, including those listed above. Upon successful completion of 4 semesters of premedical courses, students are automatically allowed to complete the Basic Medical Science (preclinical) portion of the degree program with their counterparts in the 4-Year MD degree program.

Curriculum

Graduation Requirements

To be eligible for an award of MD degree students must complete ALL the graduation requirements of All Saints University, Dominica. These include:

Successful completion of 5 semesters of Basic Medical Sciences Successful completion of 72 weeks of approved clinical clerkships/rotations at affiliated or approved teaching hospitals Successful completion of a National Board of Medical Examiners (NBME) administered exit examination for Basic and Clinical Sciences, or; Successful completion of the United States Medical Licensing Examination (USMLE) Steps 1 and 2 Clinical Knowledge (CK). In lieu of the USMLE, a student may complete the Medical Council of Canada Evaluating Examination (MCCEE) conducted by the Medical Council of Canada. In exceptional circumstances, a student may be permitted to skip any of the above-mentioned examinations (USMLE/MCCEE) provided he/she completes comparable examinations by a national examination body of the country where the student intends to practice. This will be treated on a case by case basis. A student must be in good standing. He/she must receive clearance from different departments of the University, including accounts department, the registry, laboratories and the library. He/she must also be of... [-]