Acronyms

Acronyms

Last updated: July 26th, 2022 at 02:08 pm

Term Description
AA Office of Academic Affairs
AAMC Association of American Medical Colleges
AGC Academic Grievance Committee
AMA American Medical Association
CAS Center for Academic Success
CDC Center for Disease Control and Prevention
COVID-19 Coronavirus
ECFMG Educational Commission for Foreign Medical Graduates
ED Emergency Department
F Fail (Grade)
FAP Final Academic Probation
FERPA Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act of 1974
GBI Grand Bahama Island
HBV Chronic Hepatitis B Virus
HCV Chronic Hepatitis C Virus
HIPAA Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act of 1996
IMG International Medical Graduate
IP In Process (Grade)
IT Information Technology
MAPP Medical Advancement Preparedness Program
MD Doctor of Medicine
MMR Measles, Mumps, Rubella
MSPE Medical School Performance Evaluation/Dean’s Letter
NBME National Board of Medical Examiners
NRMP National Resident Matching Program
OET Occupational English Test
OSHA Occupational Safety and Health Administration
P Pass (Grade)
PCRS Physician Competency Reference Set
PPD Purified Protein Derivative
SADSA Senior Associate Dean of Student Affairs
SFS Student Financial Services
SP Standardize Patients
SPC Student Progress Committee
TBL Team Based Learning
Tdap Tetanus Toxoid, Diphtheria Toxoid, and Acellular Pertussis Vaccine
USMLE United States Medical Licensing Exams
USMLE Step 2 CK Clinical Knowledge
USMLE Step 2 CS Clinical Skills (Discontinued)
WAUSM Western Atlantic University School of Medicine

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ACADEMIC CATALOG

The academic catalog describes the educational program and activities available at WAUSM. WAUSM’s curriculum is designed to build a solid foundation and positions students for success.

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STUDENT HANDBOOK

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