Plan of Study

Year I, Academic Term I . PRE-MEDICAL STUDIES



 Code Course Weeks
Hours/week
TH PH
Credits Prerequisite Course name in Spanish
 HCF-602 Institutional Orientation 1 week
15
1 None Orientación Institucional
 CM-010 Introduction to Medical Profession 8 weeks
2
1 None Introducción a la carrera de medicina
 CM-012 Basic Concepts of Medicine 8 weeks
5 10
6 None Conceptos básicos de medicina
 CM-014 Molecular and Cellular Principles of Medicine 8 weeks
5 10
6 None Química y biología molecular
 IAF- 403 Organic Chemistry 8 weeks
3
2 None Química orgánica
 LET-011 Spanish Language I 16 weeks
3
3 None Lengua española I
 CM-013 Bioethics and History of Medicine 16 weeks
1
1 None Bioética e historia de la medicina
 PC-011 Doctor-Patient Relationship and Community Project I 16 weeks
1 2
2 None Comunicación e interacción comunitaria I
 MP-011 Introduction to Health Systems 16 weeks
2
2 None Introducción a sistemas de salud
 ESF-011 Information Technology and Research Methods I 16 weeks
2
2 None Metodología de investigación /
Informática I
Total
39 22
26


Year I, Academic Term II . PRE-MEDICAL STUDIES



 Code Course Weeks
Hours/week
TH PH
Credits Prerequisite Course name in Spanish
 CBC-011 Reproduction and genetics 8 weeks
5 10
6 Year I, AT I Reproducción y genética
 CBC-013 Nutrition and Metabolism 8 weeks
5 10
6 Year I, AT I Nutrición y metabolismo
 H-013 Ethics and Responsibility 8 weeks
2  
1 Year I, AT I Ética y responsabilidad
 MAT-121 Mathematics I 8 weeks
5 3
4 Year I, AT I Matemática I
 LET-012 Spanish Language II 8 weeks
3
3 Year I, AT I Lengua española II
 PC-012 Doctor-Patient Relationship and Community Project II 16 weeks
1 2
2 Year I, AT I Comunicación e interacción comunitaria II
 MP-012 Basic Statistics I 16 weeks
2
2 Year I, AT I Bases conceptuales de estadística I
 ESF-012 Information Technology and Research Methods II 16 weeks
2  
2 Year I, AT I Metodología de investigación / Informática II
Total
25 25
26


Year I, Academic Term III . PRE-MEDICAL STUDIES



 Code Course Weeks
Hours/week
TH PH
Credits Prerequisite Course name in Spanish
 CBC-014 Growth, Adaptation and Aging 8 weeks
5 10
6 Year I, AT II Crecimiento, adaptación y envejecimiento
 H-015 Basis of Interpersonal Communication 8 weeks
2 3
2 Year I, AT II Principios de comunicación interpersonal
 CBC-015 Locomotion, Senses and Perception 8 weeks
5 10
6 Year I, AT II Locomoción, sensaciones y percepción
 H-014 Population Dynamics 8 weeks
2  
1 Year I, AT II Dinámica poblacional
 MAT-122 Mathematics II 8 weeks
5 3
4 Year I, AT II Matemática II
 PC-013 Doctor-Patient Relationship and Community Project III 16 weeks
1 2
2 Year I, AT II Comunicación e interacción comunitaria III
 ESF-013 Information Technology and Research Methods III 16 weeks
2
2 Year I, AT II Metodología de investigación / Informática III
 MP-013 Basic Statistics II 16 weeks
2  
2 Year I, AT II Bases conceptuales de estadística II
Total
24 28
25


TOTAL
Year I: PRE-MEDICAL STUDIES
TH PH
88 75
Credits
77


Year II, Academic Term I .PRE-MEDICAL STUDIES



 Code Course Weeks
Hours/week
TH PH
Credits Prerequisite Course name in Spanish
 FNC-021 Neurological Basis of Medicine 8 weeks
5 10
6 Year I, AT III Bases de la neurociencia
 FNC-022 Emotion, Cognition and Behavior 8 weeks
5 10
6 Year I, AT III Emoción, cognición y comportamiento
 HCF-701 Universal History 16 weeks
2 2
3 Year I, AT III Historia universal
 ELG-112 Dominican Social History 16 weeks
2  
2 Year I, AT III Historia social dominicana
 PC-014 Doctor-Patient Relationship and Community Project IV 16 weeks
1 2
2 Year I, AT III Comunicación e interacción comunitaria IV
 ESF-014 Information Technology and Research Methods IV 16 weeks
2
2 Year I, AT III Metodología de investigación / Informática IV
 MP-014 Social Determinants of Health I 16 weeks
2
2 Year I, AT III Determinantes sociales de la salud I
Total
19 24
23


Year II, Academic Term II . PRE-MEDICAL STUDIES



 Code Course Weeks
Hours/week
TH PH
Credits Prerequisite Course name in Spanish
 FNC-023 Basis of Endocrinology and Reproduction 8 weeks
5 10
6 Year II, AT I Fundamentos de endocrinología y reproducción
 FNC-024 Introduction to Immune and Circulatory Systems 8 weeks
5 10
6 Year II, AT I Introducción a sistemas de defensa y circulatorio
 PC-015 Doctor-Patient Relationship and Community Project V 16 weeks
1 2
2 Year II, AT I Comunicación e interacción comunitaria V
 ESF-015 Information Technology and Research Methods V 16 weeks
2  
2 Year II, AT I Metodología de investigación / Informática V
 MP-015 Social Determinants of Health II 16 weeks
2
2 Year II, AT I Determinantes sociales de la salud II
 ING-011 English Language I 16 weeks
4
4 Year II, AT I Idioma inglés I
 ELG-111 Pre-medical Studies Elective 16 weeks
2 2
3 Year II, AT I Electiva de Premédica
Total
21 24
25


Year II, Academic Term III . PRE-MEDICAL STUDIES



 Code Course Weeks
Hours/week
TH PH
Credits Prerequisite Course name in Spanish
 FNC-025 Biology of Gastrointestinal and Renal Systems 8 weeks
5 10
6 Year II, AT II Biología de los sistemas gastro-intestinal y renal
 FNC-026 Basis of Cardiovascular and Respiratory Systems 8 weeks
5 10
6 Year II, AT II Fundamentos de sistemas cardio-vascular y pulmonar
 PC-016 Doctor-Patient Relationship and Community Project VI 16 weeks
1 2
2 Year II, AT II Comunicación e interacción comunitaria VI
 ESF-016 Information Technology and Research Methods VI 16 weeks
2  
2 Year II, AT II Metodología de investigación / Informática VI
 ING-012 English Language II 16 weeks
8
8 Year II, AT II Idioma inglés II
 MP-016 Social Determinants of Health III 16 weeks
2
2 Year II, AT II Determinantes sociales de la salud III
Total
23 22
26


TOTAL
Year II: PRE-MEDICAL STUDIES
TH PH
63 70
Credits
74
TOTAL PRE-MEDICAL STUDIES
151 145
151


Year III, Academic Term I. BASIC SCIENCES



 Code Course Weeks
Hours/week
TH PH
Credits Prerequisite Course name in Spanish
 FCN-021 Cardiovascular and Respiratory Systems 8 weeks
5 10
6 Year II, AT III Sistemas cardio-vascular y pulmonar
 FCN-022 Gastrointestinal and Renal Systems 8 weeks
5 10
6 Year II, AT III Sistemas gastro-intestinal y renal
 PC-017 Doctor-Patient Relationship and Community Project VII 16 weeks
1 2
2 Year II, AT III Relación médico-paciente y proyecto
comunitario I
 ESF-017 Information Technology and Research Methods VII 16 weeks
2  
2 Year II, AT III Metodología de investigación / Informática VII
 MP-017 Epidemiology I: Collective health 16 weeks
2
2 Year II, AT III Epidemiología I: salud colectiva
 ELG-113 Basic Sciences Elective 16 weeks
2 2
3 Year II, AT III Electiva de ciencias básicas
Total
17 24
21


Year III, Academic Term II. BASIC SCIENCES



 Code Course Weeks
Hours/week
TH PH
Credits Prerequisite Course name in Spanish
 FAC-034 Endocrine and Reproductive Systems 8 weeks
5 10
6 Year III, AT I Sistemas endocrino y reproductivo
 FAC-035 Immunology, Hematology and Infectious diseases 8 weeks
5 10
6 Year III, AT I Inmunología, infecciones y hematología
 PC-018 Doctor-Patient Relationship and Community Project VIII 16 weeks
1 2
2 Year III, AT I Relación médico-paciente y proyecto comunitario II
 ESF-018 Information Technology and Research Methods VIII 16 weeks
2  
2 Year III, AT I Metodología de investigación / Informática VIII
 MP-018 Epidemiology II: Collective health 16 weeks
2
2 Year III, AT I Epidemiología II: salud colectiva
Total
15 22
18


Year III, Academic Term III. BASIC SCIENCES



 Code Course Weeks
Hours/week
TH PH
Credits Prerequisite Course name in Spanish
 FAC-036 Complex Interactions and Pharmacology 8 weeks
5 10
6 Year III, AT II Interacciones complejas y farmacología
 FAC-037 Nervous, Musculoskeletal and Integumentary Systems 8 weeks
5 10
6 Year III, AT II Sistemas nervioso, musculo-esquelético e integumentario
 PC-019 Doctor-Patient Relationship and Community Project IX 16 weeks
1 2
2 Year III, AT II Relación médico-paciente y proyecto comunitario III
 ESF-019 Information Technology and Research Methods IX 16 weeks
2  
2 Year III, AT II Metodología de investigación / Informática IX
 MP-019 Epidemiology III: Collective health 16 weeks
2
2 Year III, AT II Epidemiología III: salud colectiva
Total
15 22
18


TOTAL
Year III: BASIC SCIENCES
TH PH
47 68
Credits
57


Year IV, Academic Term I. BASIS OF CLINICAL MEDICINE



 Code Course Weeks
Hours/week
TH PH
Credits Prerequisite Course name in Spanish
 IMC-040 Introduction to Clinical Medicine 8 weeks
5 10
6 Year III, AT III Introducción a la medicina clínica
 FMP-041 Clinical Nutrition and Environmental Medicine 8 weeks
4 26
9 Year III, AT III Nutrición clínica y medicina ambiental
 PC-020 Doctor-Patient Relationship and Community Project X 16 weeks
1 2
2 Year III, AT III Relación médico-paciente y proyecto comunitario IV
 ESF-020 Information Technology and Research Methods X 16 weeks
1  
1 Year III, AT III Metodología de investigación / Informática X
 MP-020 Epidemiology IV: Health management 16 weeks
1
1 Year III, AT III Epidemiología IV: Administración en salud
Total
12 38
19


Year IV, Academic Term II. BASIS OF CLINICAL MEDICINE



 Code Course Weeks
Hours/week
TH PH
Credits Prerequisite Course name in Spanish
 FMP-042 Clinical Medicine: Women and Children 8 weeks
4 26
9 Year IV, AT I Medicina clínica: Mujeres y niños
 FMC-043 Clinical Medicine: Adolescence and Aging 8 weeks
4 26
9 Year IV, AT I Medicina clínica: Adolescencia y envejecimiento
 PC-021 Doctor-Patient Relationship and Community Project XI 16 weeks
1 2
2 Year IV, AT I Relación médico-paciente y proyecto comunitario V
 ESF-021 Information Technology and Research Methods XI 16 weeks
1  
1 Year IV, AT I Metodología de investigación / Informática XI
 MP-021 Epidemiology V: Health management 16 weeks
1
1 Year IV, AT I Epidemiología V: Administración en salud
Total
11 54
22


Year IV, Academic Term III. BASIS OF CLINICAL MEDICINE



 Code Course Weeks
Hours/week
TH PH
Credits Prerequisite Course name in Spanish
 FMP-044 Clinical Medicine: Mobility and Senses 8 weeks
4 26
9 Year IV, AT II Medicina clínica: Movilidad y sentidos
 FMP-045 Clinical Medicine: Basic Psychiatry 8 weeks
4 26
9 Year IV, AT II Medicina clínica: Psiquiatría básica
 PC-022 Doctor-Patient Relationship and Community Project XII 16 weeks
1 2
2 Year IV, AT II Relación médico-paciente y proyecto comunitario VI
 ESF-022 Information Technology and Research Methods XII 16 weeks
1  
1 Year IV, AT II Metodología de investigación / Informática XII
 MP-022 Epidemiology VI: Health management 16 weeks
1
1 Year IV, AT II Epidemiología VI: Administración en salud
Total
11 54
22


TOTAL
Year IV: BASIS OF CLINICAL MEDICINE
TH PH
34 146
Credits
63
TOTAL BASIC SCIENCES
81 214
120


Year V, Academic Term I. PRE-INTERNSHIP



 Code Course Weeks
Hours/week
TH PH
Credits Prerequisite Course name in Spanish
 FA-036 Internal Medicine and Critical Patient Care 6 weeks
  32
6 Year IV, AT III Medicina interna / Cuidado del paciente crítico
 MC-051 Surgery, Anesthesia and Trauma 6 weeks
  32
6 Year IV, AT III Cirugía, anestesia y trauma
 CP-051-052 Medical Conferences / Integrated Tutorial I 16 weeks
  4
2 Year IV, AT III Conferencias clínico-patológicas / Tutoría integrada I
 RC-051-052 Basic Sciences Review I 16 weeks
3  
3 Year IV, AT III Repaso de Ciencias Básicas I
 PC-023 Doctor-Patient Relationship and Community Project XIII 16 weeks
1 2
2 Year IV, AT III Relación médico-paciente y proyecto comunitario VII
 ESF-023 Information Technology and Research Methods XIII 16 weeks
1
1 Year IV, AT III Metodología de investigación / Informática XIII
 MP-023 Epidemiology VII: Clinical Issues and Integration 16 weeks
1
1 Year IV, AT III Epidemiología VII: Aspectos clínicos e integración
Total
6 70
21


Year V, Academic Term II. PRE-INTERNSHIP



 Code Course Weeks
Hours/week
TH PH
Credits Prerequisite Course name in Spanish
 MC-053 Gynecology, Obstetrics and Pediatrics 6 weeks
  32
6 Year V, AT I Gineco-obstetricia y pediatría
 MC-054 Psychiatry and Neurology 6 weeks
  32
6 Year V, AT I Psiquiatría y neurología
 CP-053-054 Medical Conferences / Integrated Tutorial II 16 weeks
  4
2 Year V, AT I Conferencias clínico-patológicas / Tutoría integrada II
 RC-053-054 Basic Sciences Review II 16 weeks
3  
3 Year V, AT I Repaso de Ciencias Básicas II
 PC-024 Doctor-Patient Relationship and Community Project XIV 16 weeks
1 2
2 Year V, AT I Relación médico-paciente y proyecto comunitario VIII
 ESF-024 Information Technology and Research Methods XIV 16 weeks
1
1 Year V, AT I Metodología de investigación / Informática XIV
 MP-024 Epidemiology VIII: Clinical Issues and Integration 16 weeks
1
1 Year V, AT I Epidemiología VIII: Aspectos clínicos e integración
Total
6 70
21


Year V, Academic Term III. PRE-INTERNSHIP



 Code Course Weeks
Hours/week
TH PH
Credits Prerequisite Course name in Spanish
 MC-055 Medical specialties 6 weeks
  32
6 Year V, AT II Especialidades médicas
 MC-056 Surgical specialties 6 weeks
  32
6 Year V, AT II Especialidades quirúrgicas
 PI-057 Integrated Rotational Pre-internship 12 weeks
  27
11 Year V, AT II Pre-internado rotatorio integrado
 CP-055-056 Medical Conferences / Integrated Tutorial III 16 weeks
  4
2 Year V, AT II Conferencias clínico-patológicas / Tutoría integrada III
 RC-055-056 Basic Sciences Review III 16 weeks
3
3 Year V, AT II Repaso de Ciencias Básicas III
Total
3 95
28


TOTAL
Year V: PRE-INTERNSHIP
TH PH
15 235
Credits
70


Year VI, Academic Term I. INTERNSHIP



 Code Course Weeks
Hours/week
TH PH
Credits Prerequisite Course name in Spanish
 INT-061 Internal Medicine Internship 12 weeks
  50
20 Year V, AT III Ineternado de medicina Interna
 INT-062 Surgery Internship 10 weeks
  50
17 Year V, AT III Internado de cirugía
Total
0 100
37


Year VI, Academic Term II. INTERNSHIP



 Code Course Weeks
Hours/week
TH PH
Credits Prerequisite Course name in Spanish
 INT-063 Pediatrics Internship 8 weeks
  50
13 Year VI, AT I Internado de pediatría
 INT-064 Gynecology and Obstetrics Internship 8 weeks
  50
13 Year VI, AT I Internado de ginecología y obstetricia
Total
0 100
26


Year VI, Academic Term III. INTERNSHIP



 Code Course Weeks
Hours/week
TH PH
Credits Prerequisite Course name in Spanish
 INT-065 Family Medicine Internship 8 weeks
  50
13 Year VI, AT II Internado de medicina familiar
 INT-066 Psychiatry Internship 8 weeks
  50
10 Year VI, AT II Internado de psiquiatría
Total
0 100
23


TOTAL
Year VI: INTERNSHIP
TH PH
0 300
Credits
86
TOTAL CLINICAL SCIENCES
15 535
155


O&Med plan of study overview

  % Credits
 YEAR I: PRE-MEDICAL STUDIES 18% 77
 YEAR II: PRE-MEDICAL STUDIES 17% 74
 TOTAL PRE-MEDICAL 35% 151
 YEAR III: BASIC SCIENCES 13% 57
 YEAR IV: BASIS OF CLINICAL MEDICINE 15% 63
 TOTAL BASIC SCIENCES 28% 120
 YEAR V: PRE-INTERNSHIP 16% 70
 YEAR VI: INTERNSHIP 20% 86
 TOTAL CLINICAL SCIENCES 36% 156
 TOTAL CREDITS 100% 427


Elective courses

Elective courses Weeks Credits TH PH
 PRE-MEDICAL
 Qualitative Research Techniques 16 weeks 3 2 2
 Anthropology Applied to Health Sciences 16 weeks 3 2 2
 BASIC SCIENCES
 Forensic Genetics 16 weeks 3 2 2
 Advanced Techniques in Molecular Biology 16 weeks 3 2 2