Antigua Medical School and Nursing School

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Founded in 1982, the University of Health Sciences Antigua (UHSA) located in Dowhill, Piccadilly Antigua is an outstanding academic institution.


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University of Health Sciences Antigua

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About UHSA The University of Health Sciences Antigua campus is in Dowhill Antigua. UHSAs School of Medicine and Macedonia School of Nursing both have a distinguished history of providing a vigorous education to students of high academic potential since 1982. UHSA has initiatives not found in many of the other schools in our region. Our curriculum is organ system based and allows for an integrated approach to teaching and learning during the basic science years similar to most U.S. schools. This method of teaching allows for learning in small groups independent study and the early integration of clinical experiences.

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Academics UHSA Founded in 1982 the University of Health Sciences Antigua UHSA located in Dowhill Piccadilly Antigua is an outstanding academic institution. ➔ UHSA Medical School . ➔ Macedonia Nursing School ➔ Clinical Skills Simulation Center

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UHSA Medical School The University of Health Sciences Medical School curriculum provides students with a comprehensive course of study that prepares students for the future. Students complete the Basic Sciences on-Campus in Antigua and the Clinical Sciences are taught at UHSA’s affiliated teaching hospitals located in the United States United Kingdom and Puerto Rico. Several M.D. programs are available to potential students wishing to pursue medicine including the Traditional M.D. program BSc Leading to M.D. and combined degree M.D. programs... Learn More

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Macedonia Nursing School The Macedonia nursing program is a three-year program leading to the Bachelor of Science in nursing BSN. The BSN program mirrors the curriculum standards of U.S. nursing schools and follows the guidelines of the Caribbean Regional Nursing Board. Students receive excellent training from highly credentialed nursing and other faculty. Graduates can practice in the USA and the Caribbean as well as other parts of the world. The entire program is spent on campus in Antigua. Students complete practical rotations... Learn More

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The Standardized Patient SP Program is an integral part of UHSA’s Medical Education. It gives medical and nursing students the real- life experience necessary to develop and continuously improve their clinical skills. The SP Program employs highly trained staff to portray patients with a wide variety of symptoms and illnesses. Beginning... Learn More Clinical Skills Simulation Center

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Campus The University of Health Sciences Antigua conducts classes at its 50- acre Dowhill Campus on the island of Antigua. Formerly a tracking site for the U.S. space program UHSA is now part of the beautiful Historic National Parks area of English Harbor. With lovely greenery and flowers throughout the campus along... Learn More Housing Campus dormitories are centrally air conditioned. The rooms are equipped with a kitchenette stove- top refrigerator sink and microwave private bathroom and patio. Laundry facilities are conveniently located. You must bring your own sheets pillows towels a light blanket if needed and toiletries... Learn More

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Life in Antigua Barbuda Our campus is within minutes from Nelson Dockyard a historical area known for restaurants shopping activities and is home to Antigua’s yacht club and world-renowned annual regatta Sailing Week. Our campus is also located minutes away from many nearby beaches... Learn More Traveling to Antigua United States and Canadian Passengers Antigua’s V.C. Bird International Airport ANU is a major airport hub with flights arriving and departing daily from the U.S. through American Airlines Caribbean Airlines Continental Airlines and Delta Airlines... Learn More

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Transfer to UHSA A transfer student is defined as a student who has earned credits towards the Basic Sciences program from an Allopathic or Osteopathic medical school and wishes to transfer to UHSA to complete their curriculum. Read More

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Contact Us UHSA Campus Dowhill Campus Piccadilly St John’s Antigua Local: 268.460.1391 Puerto Rico Administrative Office 644 Ave. Fernandez Juncos Miramar District View Plaza Ste. 301 San Juan P.R. 00907- 3122 U.S. Admissions Office 900 W. Jackson Blvd. Ste. 7 East Chicago Illinois 60607 Telephone 1.787.753.0253 Toll Free: 1.866.719.0302 Website :

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