M.D. Program Overview

Go Beyond Memorization

Ready for a real challenge? NSU MD is different from any other medical school program. You’ll learn the science of medicine – but we don’t stop there. You’ll also master critical thinking; build your diagnosis and detective skills; and interact with patients as the center of every case.

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You’ll have far more autonomy than most medical students will ever experience.

Build Something Extraordinary From the Ground Up

You’ll not only shape your own educational path while you’re here, but also the learning experience of every future NSU MD student who follows in your footsteps. You’ll have far more autonomy in this program than most medical students will ever experience.

Unique Collaboration

You’ll learn alongside others training as pharmacists, nurses, speech-language pathologists, physical therapists, occupational therapists and other health care specialists. By learning to collaborate effectively with health care providers from different fields, you will break long-standing professional barriers and elevate patient care to new levels.

Our Curriculum Includes:

  • Respect for student initiative and leadership
  • Curricular efficiency and flexibility
  • Attentive, personalized faculty mentoring
  • Promotion of scientific inquiry and the acquisition of new knowledge

Meaningful Clinical Experiences

Students gain broader experience and patient diversity through rotations at multiple clinical locations, including our future onsite teaching hospital. Our preferred hospital partner, HCA East Florida, employs 6,000+ physicians across 14 hospitals, surgery centers, imaging centers, free-standing emergency care facilities and a regional lab. Students also will have the opportunity to learn about veterans' health through rotations at the West Palm Beach VA Medical Center.

Meaningful Clinical Experiences

Students gain broader experience and patient diversity through rotations at multiple clinical locations, including our future onsite teaching hospital. Our preferred hospital partner, HCA East Florida, employs 6,000+ physicians across 14 hospitals, surgery centers, imaging centers, free-standing emergency care facilities and a regional lab. Students also will have the opportunity to learn about veterans' health through rotations at the West Palm Beach VA Medical Center.

Engaging Learning Technologies
Go beyond flat 2-D textbook anatomical images. At NSU MD, you get a digital tablet housing 3-D anatomy software that brings the human body to life. Zoom, "cut" and intimately examine from all angles.
Classrooms Designed for Problem-Based Learning
Leading-edge screens, cameras and simulation technology makes learning far more relevant and engaging.

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