School of Medicine awarded full accreditation

Quinnipiac Students Alexa Lee and Nicole Bahrami with Wazhinton Tello- a patient at the Bobcat Community Clinic at Quinnipiac University, medical clinic, Saturday, Feb 27, 2016, at the Americares Free Clinic- 115 Highland Ave, Bridgeport, CT.

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Quinnipiac students Alexa Lee and Nicole Bahrami with Wazhinton Tello, a patient at the Bobcat Community Clinic at the Americares Free Clinic in Bridgeport, Connecticut.

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he Frank H. Netter MD School of Medicine at Quinnipiac University has been awarded full accreditation from the Liaison Committee on Medical Education (LCME), the U.S. Department of Education-recognized accrediting body for programs leading to the MD degree in the United States. LCME is jointly sponsored by the Association of American Medical Colleges (AAMC) and the American Medical Association (AMA).

“Receiving full accreditation from LCME is the realization of our vision for the Frank H. Netter MD School of Medicine, and an affirmation of the high quality and standards of its educational program,” says Founding Dean Bruce Koeppen, M.D. “It is a critical milestone in the life of a medical school and enables us to continue attracting the highest-caliber students. This is a thrilling moment that was made possible by the hard work of our entire team, including our board of trustees, senior administration and faculty and staff across all three campuses.”

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