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Eating Healthy, Eating Right, and Exercising

Eating Healthy, Eating Right, and Exercising

Exercising has been a bit of a challenge living on an island. There are gyms, but they are pretty expensive. Too expensive for a Caribbean medical student – $60 a month! I want to use that $$ for food. I’m a guy, so I want to do more than jog on a beach. Weight... read more
Why Choose WUHS

Why Choose WUHS

I would like to take a moment to explain the reality of medical school. Medical school is considered the hardest part in a student’s life should you decide to pursue such a career.  I’ll be honest with you, if you’re interested in medicine for... read more
Conquering the human body

Conquering the human body

Anatomy will be one of the most exciting subjects you cover when you start medical school but excitement isn’t really enough on its own (sadly). Everyone wants to be a super-ace or at least not find themselves struggling with learning how to learn. I’d honestly say... read more
MD4 Event at Boca Del Rio Area

MD4 Event at Boca Del Rio Area

On Sunday April 10th, at about 1:3Opm, students as well as staff gathered at the Boca Del Rio Area at the “Rio Bar and Grill” where the proposed venue for the MD4s was to take place. Shortly after the games began. They played Spoon and Egg, Tug of War, Sack... read more
CONGRATULATIONS  2016 MATCH JANNATUN AFRIN

CONGRATULATIONS 2016 MATCH JANNATUN AFRIN

Jannatun graduated from our program on December 30, 2015 with her Doctor of Medicine degree. She is from Jamaica, New York. After completing her rotations at our teaching hospitals in Chicago, IL, Jannatun has fulfilled her dreams and she has secured her Internal... read more
Congratulations 2016 Match Angelica Fernandes

Congratulations 2016 Match Angelica Fernandes

Angelica graduated our program on December 30, 2015 with her Doctor of Medicine degree. She is from Mississauga, Canada. After completing her rotations at our teaching hospitals in Chicago, IL, Angelica has secured her Pre-Surgical Residency in Brooklyn, New York. All... read more
MEET WUHS STUDENT

MEET WUHS STUDENT

My name is Katelyn Sainz and I am a MD2 at Washington University of Health and Science. I did my undergrad at Arizona State University and graduated with a BS in Biological Sciences with a concentration in Genetics, Cell and Developmental Biology. I have wanted to be... read more
Here’s how much money doctors actually make

Here’s how much money doctors actually make

Average primary care doctor made $195K in 2014 By Lauren Friedman, Business Insider Medscape, a subsidiary of the medical information website WebMD, has released its 2015 Physician Compensation Report. The data in the report come from more than 19,500 doctors in 26... read more
Leonardo DiCaprio the Oscar nominated & Belize

Leonardo DiCaprio the Oscar nominated & Belize

In what may be his highest-impact leading role yet, the actor Leonardo DiCaprio, the Oscar-nominated “Wolf of Wall Street,” is planning to heal an island. A well-known environmental activist, Mr. DiCaprio bought Blackadore Caye, 104 acres of wild, unpopulated land off... read more
WUHS Movie Night: Edge of Tomorrow!

WUHS Movie Night: Edge of Tomorrow!

Movie night at WUHS on February 28th, 2015 was proof that we are able to study and play together as a student body. Mostly everyone is aware of the famous saying “work hard and play harder.” Well, we work tireless hours memorizing and applying medical data day and... read more
Visiting Professor, Dr. Courtney

Visiting Professor, Dr. Courtney

It was an honor to welcome Dr. Courtney to our WUHS medical school campus in Belize. The greatest privilege was to be able to accommodate and learn from a professor who flew in all the way from the UK just to teach us. It is an amazing thing to see that an individual... read more
Begin Your Future

Begin Your Future

According to some experts, The Belize campus  WUHS  medical school couldn’t come at a better time – or a better place. Studies estimate a national shortage of as many as 200,000 physicians by 2020. In addition, the way healthcare is delivered in the USA ... read more

Exploring San Pedro

In preparations for new students and others who have not explored the island, I decided to dedicate this blog to an exploration of San Pedro. This will include some sightseeing information, tourist attractions, restaurants affordable to students and some other extra... read more
Bang Your Head (&Neck) Rock and Roll

Bang Your Head (&Neck) Rock and Roll

Sabine Dorothy Delma, MD1 Teacher Assistant, Anatomy In our Clinical Anatomy course, we finished off the semester with a bang, I would say. We participated in an Airway Management Lab. Some of the most important things we learned with regards to head and neck injury... read more
Qualities To Be A Good Doctor

Qualities To Be A Good Doctor

If you’re taking into consideration studying medical science, you have to know that you are going to be the great doctor you can. Here are some important qualities required to be a great doctor. Most of the medical schools in the Caribbean will assist you to... read more
WUHS (Belize) In The Latest Edition of hiIndia

WUHS (Belize) In The Latest Edition of hiIndia

See the latest edition of hiIndia online by clicking the link below! About hiIndia Each week, hi INDiA offers its readers a wide variety of reading material, covering a plethora of subjects ranging from human interest stories, local news and politics, to sports,... read more
Things to Know Before Applying for Medical School

Things to Know Before Applying for Medical School

On the off chance that you feel getting into medical school is easy, reconsider. The whole application procedure may be exceptionally distressing and costly, taking into account how a few schools you have to apply to. To begin, you have to have a thought of which... read more
Studying Medicine In The Caribbean At WUHS (Belize)

Studying Medicine In The Caribbean At WUHS (Belize)

Today, a good number of students are dreaming to be a good doctor and complete MD from many good institutions. But, how many of them get chance to complete a medical degree from a renowned medical college? Moreover, some of you will also dream to get the certificate... read more

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Student Testimonial

Michelle Kluger

My love affair with medicine dates back as far as I can remember. So for me, attending a school that could boast the academic resources I need; and also, be located in the Caribbean was a no brainer.

Student Testimonial

Katelyn Sainz

I did my undergrad at Arizona State University and graduated with a BS in Biological Sciences with a concentration in Genetics, Cell and Developmental Biology. I have wanted to be a physician since as long as I can remember.