“The founding and development of Caribbean Medical University School of Medicine have been the result of collective sacrifice and solidarity involving remarkable individuals and the Caribbean people as a whole. What stands here today is a magnificent educational monument to the cooperative solidarity of civilized people from different lands.”
Dr. Ryan Jackson, MD, MS
Dean of the School of Medicine
The Caribbean Medical University School of Medicine has been established to educate and inspire scholars and future leaders, who will advance the practice of medical science.
The mission of CMU is to educate medical students in accordance with the highest professional standards; to prepare clinicians to practice patient-centered medicine of the highest standard; and to identify and answer fundamental questions in the mechanisms, prevention and treatment of disease, in health care delivery and in the basic sciences.
The aim of the curriculum of the medical school is to produce leaders in medicine, who will take the foundation of a broad education in medicine, to improve health through patient care, research, and education.
As a measure of their competence, every graduate of the CMU will: