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umhs: A Different Kind of Caribbean Medical School

With our reasonable tuition cost, small class sizes, high USMLE pass rates, and excellent residency placement record, UMHS is quickly becoming the Caribbean medical school of choice.  View our video section below and discover why UMHS is the right school for you.

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Interview: Dr. Jane Harrington on 1st Annual UMHS Research Symposium

Published November 24, 2015

The 1st Annual UMHS Research Symposium, held Thursday, November 12, 2015, gave UMHS students a chance to discuss all the research they have been working on recently. Held in the Warren Ross Auditorium, the event was sponsored by the UMHS Research Committee, chaired by Dr. Jane Harrington, Course Director and Assistant Professor of Microbiology and Immunology and consisting of committee members Dr. Abayomi Afolabi, Dr. Peter Lee, Dr. Desia Grace, Dr. Agnes Beachman, Dr. Rebecca Cusack and Ann Celestine, Director of Library and Educational Applications and Assistant Professor of Library Research. To kick off the Symposium, the following students participated in a poster session to share the research findings: Soraya Darwood, Samah Halbouni, Ellen Lorenzen, Christina Valera, James Riddle, Stefan Campbell and Nawsheen Khan. Students presented oral talks on current research projects, including Geneviève Aubé and Katie Plemmons and Laura Mena-Albors and Wined Ramirez or research conducted prior to enrollment at UMHS, including Jameison Rolle and Freddie Irizarry-Delgado. Dr. Will Cobb, Assistant Professor of Anatomy and Dr. Rebecca Cusack, Gross Anatomy Lab Instructor, gave the faculty presentation “The Physiology of Neuromusculoskeletal Tissue.” Dr. Amy Beierschmitt from Ross University School of Veterinary Medicine gave a keynote speech on “Non-Human Primate Models of Disease, Genetics, Addictive Behavior and Behavioral/Cognitive Disorders.” Also present were faculty from the Windsor School of Medicine, people from the St. Kitts Board of Education, as well as other members of the St. Kitts community.(More.)


These student blogs offer great first-hand information about the student experience at UMHS

Jasmine Rivas
Jasmine is entering clinical rotations. Jasmine's Blog

Christine Fetterolf
Chrissy is a graduate of UMHS. Chrissy's Blog

Laura Ellison
Laura is about to enter clinical rotations. Laura's Blog

Amy Jones
Amy is in her clinical rotations
. Amy's Blog

Michael McCullagh
Mike is from Canada & just started Basic Sciences. Read MD and Beyond Mike's Blog

Leanna Ritchie
Leanna is currently in her pre-clinical semester in Portland, Maine. Leanna's Blog

* Student Blogs are not affiliated with UMHS and represent the opinions of their authors, not that of UMHS.


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UMHS Announces Full Accreditation by ACCM

The University of Medicine and Health Sciences (UMHS) is proud to announce it has received a full six-year accreditation by the Accreditation Commission on Colleges of Medicine (ACCM). An internationally recognized accrediting body, ACCM ( follows the Liaison Committee of Medical Education (LCME) Standards for Accreditation. The LCME is empowered by the US Department of Education as the accreditor of US and Canadian medical schools.


UMHS Approved by the State of Georgia

I am pleased to announce that the Georgia Composite Medical Board has approved the University of Medicine and Health Sciences.




  Congratulations class of 2015 !


Students in their senior year and students who have graduated in the last 12 months can qualify for this loan program.


New Private loan Program

It gives us great pleasure to announce that UMHS has just established a full cost of attendance private loan program through a nationally recognized lender!  We’ve staked our reputation on putting the needs of our students first, and now we have a first-of-its-kind comprehensive loan with terms that truly meet these standards.  Find out more here:

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