CLINICAL SCIENCE

The Clinical Sciences Program is comprised of 78 weeks of core and elective clinical rotations at hospitals in the US, England and Guyana. In this program, students participate in the patient care process while rotating through various medical specialties, under the guidance of the clinical faculty and staff physicians. At the end of each core rotation, students will be tested and evaluated by the respective clinical faculty. Students must pass AISM Clinical Science Comprehensive Examination before he or she can be considered as completing the academic requirements leading to a Medical Doctor Degree from AISM. The following are core Clinical classes (Total of 56wks):

 

  1. Internal Medicine (12wks)
  2. Surgery (12wks)
  3. Family Medicine (8wks)
  4. Obstetrics & Gynecology (8wks)
  5. Pediatrics (8wks)
  6. Psychiatry (8wks)

 

The remaining 22 weeks provide the student with an opportunity to explore various medical specialties. Specialty classes are taught in 4wks sessions. These may include, but not limited to:

 

  1. Anesthesiology
  2. Neurology
  3. Cardiology
  4. Ophthalmology
  5. Dermatology
  6. Orthopedics
  7. Emergency Medicine
  8. Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
  9. Endocrinology
  10. Pulmonary Medicine
  11. ENT
  12. Radiology
  13. Family Medicine
  14. Rheumatology
  15. Gastroenterology
  16. Sports Medicine
  17. Hematology/Oncology
  18. Tropical Medicine
  19. Infectious Disease
  20. Urology
  21. Nephrology
  22. Vascular Surgery