Dr. Amitabha Basu, Dean St. Matthew's University School of Medicine

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Experienced and passionate medical educators

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David Robert Salter

SMU Dean of Clinical Sciences, Chairman of the Department of Surgery
Qualifications: MD, FRCS (c), FACS, FACC
School/Division: School of Medicine
Courses: Clinical Curriculum in Surgery (Patient Note assignments. Patient log assignments, Interprofessional Education assignments, Clinical Cases assignments, Non-Hospital Based Clinical Online elective – Modern Clinical Practice, q-semester clinical orientation program)


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St. Matthew's curriculum was designed by U.S.-based faculty and parallels training at top U.S. medical schools. It involves ten semesters of concentrated academic and clinical study split between Basic Sciences and Clinical Sciences.


All SMU Administration bring extensive experience and insight to the challenge of medical Administration In addition, SMU’s faculty are full-time and devoted exclusively to their teaching mission. Our Basic Sciences students benefit from a 7:1 student-to-faculty ratio.
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All SMU faculty bring extensive experience and insight to the challenge of medical education. They have an advanced medical and/or doctoral degree (MD, MBBS, PhD) with postgraduate training in a medical or academic specialty, as well as demonstrated experience in teaching and/or research.
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