The MD program at Saint James is a 10 semester course of study that consists of three semesters per calendar year, each semester lasting four months. Saint James School of Medicine. Starting in September 2017, se… Start your medical career with less debt. [2] At the conclusion of the Fall 2015 semester, Saint James Bonaire transferred its IMED listing and moved operations, students, and faculty to the St. Vincent and the Grenadines campus.[4]. Saint James School of Medicine (SJSM) has entered into an arrangement with Delta Financial Solutions, Inc. (Delta) to provide qualified students with a private student loan program.[14]. [8][9] Graduates of Saint James are eligible for the United States Medical Licensing Examination (USMLE) and ECFMG Certification, as well as the Canadian Medical Licensing Exams (Medical Council of Canada Qualifying Examination). More about clinical sciences 1480 Renaissance Dr Ste 300. During the Clinical Sciences, medical school students participate in patient care in hospitals while rotating through various medical specialties. Saint James School of Medicine. In August 2018, CAAM-HP extended Saint James' initial provisional accreditation again for one year. The Clinical Science portion consists of semesters 6-10 that involve 96 weeks of clinical study that are completed at affiliated hospitals and clinical facilities in the United States. Semester 5 (Advanced Introduction to Clinical Medicine) was completed at Jackson Park Hospital in Chicago, Illinois, but the location of completion of this semester has since been changed. [11], As of May 24, 2019, the Accreditation Commission of Colleges of Medicine granted Saint James School of Medicine conditional accreditation for three years, until May 21, 2022.[12]. Starting in September 2017, semester 5 will be completed in one of the two school campuses in either Saint Vincent or Anguilla. Albert Lake Drive, The Quarter, A-1 2640. You can start your medical studies in January, May, or September. Clinical training at Saint James School of Medicine is divided into 48 weeks of core clerkships and 32 weeks of elective clinical rotations. Choose a research project inspired by your own medical interests, take part in research projects, or join an ongoing research project. 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Stroger, Jr. Hospital of Cook County (Chicago, Illinois), Raleigh General Hospital (Beckley, West Virginia), Appalachian Regional Hospital (Beckley, West Virginia), Pikeville Medical Center (Pikeville, Kentucky), Appalachian Regional Healthcare (Hazard, Kentucky), Mercy Hospital NWA Communities (Rogers, Arkansas), Delta Regional Medical Center (Greenville, Mississippi), Brentwood Hospital (Shreveport, Louisiana), Griffin Memorial Hospital (Norman, Oklahoma), See parent article for Tristan de Cunha's school, This page was last edited on 24 September 2020, at 17:57. [1] Saint James confers upon its graduates the Doctor of Medicine (M.D.) We offer the lowest tuition amongst all accredited medical schools, with tuition from $6,650 per semester. Study your Clinical Sciences over five semesters at affiliated hospitals and clinical facilities in the US. Next Enrollment Deadline: January 01, 2021, A Top, Accredited Caribbean Medical School, Our team is here to help you with your enrollment, Registration and Reception: January 04, 2021. After completion, students are expected to complete the United States Medical Licensing Exam (USMLE) Step 1, for which the school offers a pass guarantee [5] In addition, the school has begun offering extended programs for students in the Basic Science program, offering the normal 5 semester Basic Science program, as well as a 6 and 7 semester Basic Science program. You’ll enjoy small classes and a high teacher to student ratio, with one teacher for every six students, so you’re guaranteed one-on-one support and attention. [3] Please note, we can only accept applications from US citizens or permanent residents, and Canadian citizens. [2] In 2010, Saint James opened a second campus in Anguilla. Semester 5 (Advanced Introduction to Clinical Medicine) was completed at Jackson Park Hospital in Chicago, Illinois, but the location of completion of this semester has since been changed. St. Vincent is the largest island in the island nation of St. Vincent and the Grenadines. The student body also volunteers to operate health screenings for the local community. Learn about the Saint James School of Medicine process and everything you need to know about a SJSM medical education. [13] The campus was recently assessed for certification and is waiting on results. In 2014, the School opened a third Caribbean medical school campus in St. Vincent and the Grenadines, and began merging the Bonaire campus into the Saint Vincent and the Grenadines campus on the main island of Saint Vincent. And is operating under a provisional accreditation from CAAM-HP. ProvostBenjamin G. Lumicao, MD, FACC, FACP [2], Saint James School of Medicine was originally established in Bonaire in 1999 and began instruction in 2000. Our accredited MD program covers the Basic Science and Clinical Sciences. MAKE YOUR DREAM OF A MEDICAL CAREER A REALITY, TOP RESIDENCY PLACEMENTS ACROSS THE U.S. AND CANADA, Learn more about how you can jumpstart your career in medicine at Saint James School of Medicine. We are also the first Caribbean Medical School to provide a USMLE Step 1 Pass Guarantee. When you take a break from your medical school studies you can find adventures on your doorstep. Hundreds of students have graduated from Saint James since the school was founded in 1999, and we have a current enrollment of around 1,300 students. Training includes physical examination, laboratory analysis, case presentations, clinical workshops and conferences. The St. Vincent campus is registered with the National Accreditation Board (NAB) of the Government of St. Vincent and the Grenadines. We have strong partnerships with teaching hospitals in Chicago, a leading city for clinical clerkships and medical residencies. Your admissions advisor will then support you every step of the way through the application process. Saint James School of Medicine was founded to offer you the highest quality medical education at an affordable tuition. Students have clubs that they can join, including an AMSA chapter, a Phi Chi chapter, as well as other clubs.