Recognition & Affiliation in Florida
|Licensed for the Commission for Independent Education of the FL Department of Education|
|Under the provisions of Chapter 1005 of the state statutes, and Chapter 6E of the administrative code, the Commission for Independent Education of the Department of Education licenses AUA College of Medicine to offer clinical clerkship instruction in the state. Additional information regarding this institution may be obtained by contacting the Commission at 325 W. Gaines Street, Suite 1414, Tallahassee, FL 32399-0400, toll-free 888-224-6684.|
|Top Feeder Schools|
AUA students come from some of the state’s most prestigious universities. Here is a partial list of where AUA students have matriculated from:
|Check with your clinical coordinator for more clinical rotation opportunities in Florida!
|Landmark Agreement with Florida International University|
|Qualified American University of Antigua (AUA) College of Medicine students can complete all of their core clinical rotations at clinical sites affiliated with Florida International University – Herbert Wertheim College of Medicine (FIU HWCOM) with FIU HWCOM faculty. This is an excellent and unique opportunity for qualified AUA students to augment their academic and clinical experience. Students are able to:
Students who complete the Clinical Clerkship Certificate program will receive a:
*Students participating in the FIU program are AUA students and, upon graduation, will receive an MD degree from AUA.
AUA alumni have matched in residencies throughout FL. Here are some teaching hospitals alumni have matched in:
|Alumni Spotlight: Ehsan Esmaeli, MD (Class of 2007)|
|Dr. Esmaeli is a Hand and Microvascular Surgeon at the South Florida Hand and Orthopedic Center in Boca Raton, FL and board certified in general surgery by the American College of Surgeons. He was a Hand and Microvascular Surgery Fellow at the University of Connecticut and the Chief General Surgery Resident at Spartanburg Regional Healthcare System in South Carolina. Watch Dr. Esmaeli’s Day in the Life video with his wife and fellow AUA alumnus Dr. Ally Bagenholm (Class of 2007).|
|AUA has admissions representatives attend major college fairs and hosts information seminars in the Spring and Fall every year. Check this space to find one near you!|
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