Trinity School of Medicine, is a highly accredited, international medical school located on the beautiful island of St. Vincent. Our blog highlights several student journeys during their time at Trinity and beyond. Through this legal decision, as the only CAAM-HP accredited school in St. Vincent and the Grenadines, Trinity Medical Sciences University became the only accredited medical school in the country. [3], The medical school curriculum is based on the US four-year model, requiring 130 weeks of study. Both the newly independent Trinity Medical School and Trinity College continued to view the medical school as the medical faculty of the College. [6], Because of Trinity's unique relationship with Milton Cato Memorial Hospital, for which Trinity pays an annual fee for the right to collaborate and co-funds a pediatric surgeon for public-sector practice,[7] students are able to begin participation in patient care in the first semester of medical school. The founders of Trinity set out to build a top-quality medical school recognized for excellence among all medical schools. [17], World Directory of Medical Schools (WDMS), United States Medical Licensing Examination, Educational Commission for Foreign Medical Graduates, United States federal student loan program, "4-Year MD Program Curriculum | Trinity School of Medicine", "Clinical Sciences| Academics |Trinity School of Medicine", "Caduceus Newsletter Summer 2015.02, July", "COMPARABILITY DECISIONS | National Committee on Foreign Medical Education and Accreditation (NCFMEA)", "FAQs | National Committee on Foreign Medical Education and Accreditation (NCFMEA)", "U.S. Department of Education's On-Line Secretarial Recognition Submission Process", "Saint Vincent and the Grenadines Health System and Private Sector Assessment", https://en.wikipedia.org/w/index.php?title=Trinity_Medical_Sciences_University&oldid=927326760, Education in Saint Vincent and the Grenadines, Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License, This page was last edited on 21 November 2019, at 19:46. Trinity Medical Sciences University (TMSU) is an offshore private medical school with its Basic Science part of the MD program, Pre-medical program and Masters program located in Saint Vincent and the Grenadines in the Caribbean and Clinical Science part of the MD program in Baltimore in the United States . Trinity School of Medicine's clinical clerkships, taking place in years three and four (terms six through ten), are conducted with Trinity faculty and local staff at our network of affiliated hospitals and medical facilities. Our collaborative environment, personal approach to education and the success of our graduates in earning competitive residency placements sets Trinity apart from other quality international medical schools. From our campus in St. Vincent and the Grenadines, Trinity students spend two years engaged in hands-on, comprehensive study including immediate and regular clinical experience. Trinity School of Medicine seeks candidates from all over the world who are passionate about providing quality healthcare to communities in need. Trinity School of Medicine, is a highly accredited, international medical school located on the beautiful island of St. Vincent. [1] In September 2016, CAAM-HP of St. Vincent and the Grenadines was then recognized by the United States Department of Education's NCFMEA. Our admissions committee’s approach to admissions is holistic—meaning, we look at the applicant's life... not just his or her MCAT score. Trinity Medical Sciences University (TMSU) is an offshore private medical school[1] with its Basic Science part of the MD program, Pre-medical program and Masters program located in Saint Vincent and the Grenadines in the Caribbean and Clinical Science part of the MD program in Baltimore in the United States[2]. We achieve that excellence through the personal investment we make in each student who enters our school, starting from the admissions process and continuing through their academic and clinical studies, into residencies and on into medical practice. [14][15] This finding by the US Department of Education means Trinity Medical Sciences University is now eligible to apply to take part in the United States federal student loan program. After two years of basic sciences, students transition to the U.S. for clinical clerkships and the U.S. board exams as they prepare for residency and licensure in the U.S. and Canada.