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Course and Curriculum For MD Program

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  • PRE-MEDICAL SCIENCE
  • MD-BASIC SCIENCE
  • USMLE STEP 1 EXAM
  • MD-CLINICAL SCIENCE
  • USMLE STEP 2 EXAM

Pre-Medical Program

1-Year Pre-Medical Sciences Program Learn the Basics of Sciences and get prepared for the next levels.



Semester 1

  • General biology
  • General Chemistry
  • Pre-Calculus math
  • English

Semester 2

  • Basic anatomy and Physiology
  • Organic Chemistry
  • Physics

Semester 3

  • Cell and molecular biology
  • Behavioral sciences
  • Introduction to biochemistry
  • Biostatistics
  • Psychosocial aspects of Health Care

Semester 4

  • Introduction to anatomy
  • Introduction to Physiology
  • Economics of Health sciences
  • Introduction to Physical diagnosis
  • Medical Terminology

Basic Science Program

2-Year Pre-Clinical Program Problem-based learning with experiments in laboratories!

Semester 1

  • Structure and function of Human body (I)
  • Histology
  • Cell and molecular biology
  • Clinical skills (I)

Semester 2

  • Structure and function of the Human body (II) (Prerequisites: structure and function of the Human body (I), Cell and molecular biology and Histology)
  • Biochemistry and genetics (Prerequisites: Completion of or co-enrollment in Cell and molecular biology and Histology)
  • Immunology (Prerequisite: Completion of or co-enrollment in structure and function of the Human body (I) and Histology and Cell and molecular biology)
  • Clinical skills (II) (Prerequisites: Clinical skills (I)
  • Epidemiology and biostatistics

Semester 3

  • General Pathology (Prerequisites: Completion of biochemistry and genetics and structure and function of the Human body (II)
  • Microbiology (Prerequisite: Completion of or co-enrollment in Histology)
  • Neuroscience and behavioral science (Prerequisites: Completion of biochemistry and genetics and structure and function of the Human body (II)
  • Clinical skills (III) (Prerequisites: Completion of biochemistry and genetics and structure and function of the Human body (II)
  • Pharmacology (I) (Prerequisites: all semester 1 and 2 courses and completion of or co-enrollment in microbiology and general Pathology)

Semester 4

  • Systemic Pathology (Prerequisite: Completion of general Pathology). Prerequisite: completion of Pathology (II) and completion of or co-enrollment in microbiology, Pharmacology (I)and neurosciences and behavioral sciences)
  • Problem based learning (Pbl)
  • Ethics and Evidence-based medicine
  • Clinical skills (IV) (Prerequisites: all courses in semesters 1-3)
  • Pharmacology (Prerequisites: Pharmacology (I)

Semester 5

  • Introduction to Clinical medicine and Physical diagnosis (Prerequisites: all courses in semesters 1-4)
  • USMLE step 1 review (Prerequisites: all courses in semesters 1-4)

Clinical Science Program

2-Year Clinical Rotations Program Enter the real world of doctors. Visit hospitals and treat patients under guidance!.

SUCCESSFUL COMPLETION OF BASIC SCIENCES & USMLE STEP I ARE REQUIRED BEFORE ENTERING CLM.

SUCCESSFUL COMPLETION OF CLINICAL SCIENCES REQUIRES 72 WEEKS OF ROTATIONS.

CORE ROTATIONS:



Internal Medicine (12 Weeks)

Exposed to adult patients with a variety of disease processes. Objective components emphasized are medical history taking, physical examination skills, case presentation, differential diagnosis of disease processes, and development of a strong foundation of internal medicine knowledge. Student evaluation is based on the Clinical Component - 70% and NBME Shelf Exam - 30%


Surgery (12 Weeks)

Overall goal is to give broad exposure to surgery and understanding of the medicine of surgery. It will not serve as a comprehensive course in surgery, but rather a foundation for the role surgery plays in the care of the hospitalized patient. Students will develop an understanding of the common surgical diseases, as well as develop a framework for self-study. In addition, basic manual skills such as suturing, and knot tying will be emphasized. Student evaluations are based on the Clinical Component - 70% and the NBME Shelf Exam - 30%.


Pediatrics (6 Weeks)

Designed to introduce core principles and become familiar with common illnesses of pediatrics, common causes of death in childhood, normal growth and development, concepts of family centered care, and variation in the immunology, biochemistry, pathology, and physiology that occur as a child ages. Student evaluations are based on the Clinical Component - 80% and the NBME Shelf Exam - 20%.


OB/ GYN (6 Weeks )

Provides a foundation of knowledge and skills through exposure to normal and pathologic conditions associated with the female reproductive organs such as menstruation, conception, and pregnancy. Broader concepts of primary care for women with emphasis on preventive care and periodic screening will also be covered. Student evaluations are based on the Clinical Component - 75% and the NBME Shelf Exam -25%.


Psychiatry (6 Weeks)

Emphasis on major psychiatric syndromes. Students will work on a multidisciplinary team and are required to be able to employ bio-psycho-socio-cultural model of assessments and treatments to patients with psychiatric illness. Student evaluations are based on the Clinical Component - 65% and the NBME Shelf Exam - 35%.


Family Medicine (6 Weeks)

Strengthen basic skills such as interviewing, history taking, physical examination, and physical diagnosis. The assessment and management of both routine and complicated medical conditions will be integrated with the application of the principles of quality, cost-effective health care, patient education, and health promotion. Student evaluations are based on the Clinical Component - 65% and the NBME Shelf Exam - 35%.


ELECTIVE ROTATION (Student’s Choice) (24 Weeks)

This may be in any of the various sub-specialties depending on student’s future goal and can be availed at the affiliated hospital in USA and other countries. A Clinical Research elective is also available for interested students.