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The SJSM Newsletter: January 2017

The Saint James School of Medicine quarterly newsletter is now available for January 2017! It was a busy time approaching the end of another year, with much to report from our students and faculty. Get the details on new student policies, exciting student activities – like the AMSA Breast Cancer Awareness Drive – and our incredible […]

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White Coat Ceremony Marks the Achievements of SJSM Students

As a medical school student, there’s no better feeling than knowing your hard work has payed off. In the medical world, the first right of passage comes when a medical student finally receives their white coat. Each semester, Saint James hosts a White Coat Ceremony to recognize those students transitioning from pre-clinical to clinical health sciences. During the […]

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SJSM Sports Day at St. Vincent Campus

On June 4th, the SVG campus held its Sports Day at Arnos Vale Stadium, under the leadership of Thornia Hunt, the president of AMSA. It was a fun filled day with lots of activities lined up. A large number of students alongside with participation from faculty and staff made this event a huge success. Students competed to […]

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Guest Speaker Dr. Persaud Motivates Students

During the winter 2016 semester, Doctors of Tomorrow hosted guest speaker Dr. Persaud, who presently works as a psychologist and a counselor on the island of St. Vincent. She gave a fantastic lecture on “Effective Ways of Learning Despite Social and Psychological Challenges.” The lecture was insightful and allowed students to discover new ways of achieving […]

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SJSM Dance Club Rocks During Talent Show

Last semester was the first for Tufaan Dance Crew, SJSM’s first-ever Bollywood dance team! The newly formed SJSM club stole the show during the recently held talent show. The team had regular weekly practices at which participants learned various Indian dancing styles. Students and even faculty learned some new moves to add to their repertoire. As a team, they entered […]

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USMLE Step 2 Process Updates

Here at SJSM, we want to ensure our students’ success, especially when it comes to the USMLE. Read on to learn how we’ve changed our process for step 2 of the USMLE.  USMLE Step 2 Effective June 1, 2016 – All students will be required to pass the NBME Comprehensive Clinical Science Exam (CCSE) before being certified for […]

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Residency Application Time is Here!

Residency slots around the United States are typically filled through the National Residency Matching Program (NRMP), also known as the Match. All graduates and fourth year students who have completed at least 60 weeks of rotations (including AICM) before July 1, 2016 can apply. This recommendation is to ensure students will be able to complete the remaining rotations, […]

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New SJSM Graduation Paper Requirements

All students must complete a graduation paper before their degree will be conferred. Since it can be a lengthy and time-consuming process, the paper can be started in your third year. To provide additional resources, each student will be registered for the Graduation Paper course in MySJSM after passing the USMLE Step 1. All students currently rotating […]

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