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Drexel University College of Medicine; Pennsylvania; USA

Name: Drexel University College of Medicine; Pennsylvania; USA
Description: Drexel University College of Medicine is the consolidation of two venerable medical schools with rich and intertwined histories: Hahnemann Medical College and Woman's Medical College of Pennsylvania. Established in 1848 and 1850, respectively, they were two of the earliest medical colleges in the United States, and Woman's was the very first medical school for women in the nation. Academic programs include: M.D. program, Biomedical Graduate Studies, Postdoctoral Studies, Professional Studies in the Health Sciences and Continuing Medical Education.

Today, with over 1,000 medical students, Drexel University College of Medicine (DUCOM) has the largest medical student enrollment of any private medical school in the nation. Graduate students number more than 500, and the College is the academic partner in the education of some 550 medical residents. There are more than 700 clinical and basic science faculty, and more than 1,700 affiliate and volunteer faculty.

The College has established one of the largest centers for spinal cord research in the Mid-Atlantic Region, and founded one of the leading centers for malaria study in the nation. Collaborative projects leveraging Drexel University’s technological expertise push the frontiers of nanomedicine and neuroengineering.

Drexel University College of Medicine houses one of just 21 National Centers of Excellence in Women’s Health designated by the Department of Health & Human Services. The College's HIV/AIDS primary care practice is the largest on the East Coast and in the top 5 nationwide. Faculty clinicians are highly respected in numerous other specialties, including pain management, sports medicine and toxicology.
Is part of: Drexel University; Pennsylvania; USA
Has role: Continuing medical education, Organization portal, Graduate program resource, Medical school program resource, Postdoctoral program resource
Abbreviation: DUCOM
Super-category: University
URL: http://www.drexelmed.edu/
Id: nlx_90240
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DefinitionDrexel University College of Medicine is t Drexel University College of Medicine is the consolidation of two venerable medical schools with rich and intertwined histories: Hahnemann Medical College and Woman's Medical College of Pennsylvania. Established in 1848 and 1850, respectively, they were two of the earliest medical colleges in the United States, and Woman's was the very first medical school for women in the nation. Academic programs include: M.D. program, Biomedical Graduate Studies, Postdoctoral Studies, Professional Studies in the Health Sciences and Continuing Medical Education.

Today, with over 1,000 medical students, Drexel University College of Medicine (DUCOM) has the largest medical student enrollment of any private medical school in the nation. Graduate students number more than 500, and the College is the academic partner in the education of some 550 medical residents. There are more than 700 clinical and basic science faculty, and more than 1,700 affiliate and volunteer faculty.

The College has established one of the largest centers for spinal cord research in the Mid-Atlantic Region, and founded one of the leading centers for malaria study in the nation. Collaborative projects leveraging Drexel University’s technological expertise push the frontiers of nanomedicine and neuroengineering.

Drexel University College of Medicine houses one of just 21 National Centers of Excellence in Women’s Health designated by the Department of Health & Human Services. The College's HIV/AIDS primary care practice is the largest on the East Coast and in the top 5 nationwide. Faculty clinicians are highly respected in numerous other specialties, including pain management, sports medicine and toxicology.
anagement, sports medicine and toxicology.
Has roleContinuing medical education  +, Organization portal  +, Graduate program resource  +, Medical school program resource  +, and Postdoctoral program resource  +
Idnlx_90240  +
Is part ofDrexel University; Pennsylvania; USA  +
LabelDrexel University College of Medicine; Pennsylvania; USA  +
ModifiedDate19 July 2013  +
SuperCategoryUniversity  +