CLINICAL ROTATIONS

Washington University of Barbados is aspiring to be one among the
top Medical Universities in the Caribbean.

UNIVERSITY OF MARYLAND MEDICAL CENTRE

Established in 1807, the School of Medicine is the first public and fifth oldest medical school in the U.S. It is the founding school of the University System of Maryland. It continues today as a leader in accelerating innovation and discovery in medicine. System of Maryland. It continues today as a leader in accelerating innovation and discovery in medicine. The renowned medical school carries 43 academic units, faculty of more than 3,000 physicians and research scientists as well more than $400 million in extramural funding.

  • World Class Research
  • Educational Excellence
  • Decisive Economic Impact
  • Compassionate Patient-centred Care

CARRYING THE GLOBAL PRESENCE, WITH RESEARCH AND TREATMENT FACILITIES IN MORE THAN 35 COUNTRIES AROUND THE WORLD, UNIVERSITY OF MARYLAND IS RENOWNED FOR SOME OF THE EXTENSIVE AREAS SUCH AS

DEPARTMENTS
The University has the departments of

  • Anatomy & Neurobiology
  • Anaesthesiology
  • Biochemistry & Molecular Biology
  • Dermatology
  • Diagnostic Radiology & Nuclear Medicine
  • Emergency Medicine
  • Epidemiology & Public Health
  • Family & Community Medicine
  • Medical & Research Technology
  • Medicine
  • Microbiology & Immunology
  • Neurology

Apart from this, there are other medical departments like Department of Neurosurgery, OBGYN, Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences, Department of Orthopaedics, Department of Pathology, Department of Paediatrics, Pharmacology, Physical Therapy & Rehabilitation Science, Physiology, surgery and much more.

PATIENT CARE

NEARLY 1,000 UNIVERSITY OF MARYLAND SCHOOL OF MEDICINE FACULTY PHYSICIANS PROVIDE COMPASSIONATE, STATE-OF-THE-ART PATIENT CARE—NOT ONLY IN BALTIMORE BUT THROUGHOUT MARYLAND AND THE WORLD. THEY HAVE THEIR PARTNERSHIP

RESEARCH AND EDUCATION
The School of Medicine's wide areas of research focus include

BASIC SCIENCE RESEARCH

The focus of Basic Science Research of Faculty scientists is turning more attention to chronic diseases with high morbidity, high mortality, and high disability where an impact can be created. Basic Science Research makes transform lives for the better.

CARDIOVASCULAR RESEARCH

Cardiovascular Research is the emergence of genomic medicine as well the growth of personalized and -preventive medicine. It will catalyse the fundamental changes at many different levels in the future of health care and health systems.

STEM CELL RESEARCH

The Centre for Stem Cell Biology and Regenerative Medicine has the in depth understanding of how stem cells work and it promises to make breakthroughs. It will enable us to diagnose diseases earlier as well to cure them more effectively.

FACULTY PRACTICES

Faculty Physicians, Inc. (FPI) coordinates and supports the clinical activities of School of Medicine faculty at more than 20 practice locations. With more than 1,000 non-physician staff, FPI has 22 professional associations that represent distinguished physicians in over 40 specialities and sub specialities.

MEDICAL STAFF

  • World Class Faculty Making a Difference in Maryland and Around the World. Check the special faculty facilities of University of Maryland
  • The School of Medicine faculty includes nearly 3,000 physicians and research scientists, working collaboratively in one of the nation’s top academic medical centres.
  • The research productivity of the faculty is among the highest in the country, making the School of Medicine one of the fastest growing research enterprises in the country, with more than $400 million in extramural funding.
  • With 43 academic departments, program, centres and institutes, the School is regarded as one of the leading biomedical research institutions in the U.S.
Why
Washington
University
of Barbados?
An Established Institution

An Established Institution
WUB is a renowned healthcare institution that has offered Medical Degrees for well over a decade.

An International Career

An International Career
Join our international medical community where classes are taught in English by experienced professors and medical doctors from around the world.

Clinical Experience

Clinical Experience
Direct clinical experience is supported by a solid tutoring system and starts in your third year, which gives you considerable practical experience.

Innovative and Active Teaching

Innovative and Active Teaching
WUB curriculum is enhanced by a wide variety of active learning methods based on a student-centred approach (Problem-Based Learning, Case method, Concept maps, Simulated patients).

Barbados

Barbados
Enjoy the style, culture, gastronomy and entertainment of one of Barbados's most exciting cities. Venture further to experience the delights of Barbados or use the opportunity to learn Barbados.

Advanced Research and Technology

Advanced Research and Technology
WUB can count on state-of-the-art technologies and research experience. A new simulation centre of 1000 sm, designed according to the highest technological standards, will be ready for autumn 2018.

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