Thank you for your interest in how American University of the Caribbean School of Medicine (AUC) connects with the state of Pennsylvania. Read on for an at-a-glance overview of residency placements, news and notes, student stories, and events in and around Pennsylvania.
For 2015, AUC graduates earned more than 200 residencies in hospitals and healthcare centers around the country. Of that total, 11 AUC students earned residencies in Pennsylvania in neurology, general surgery, family medicine, and more. Below is a sampling of some of the facilities at which our grads matched:
Geisinger HealthSouth Rehabilitation Hospital
Reading Hospital & Medical Center
St. Luke's University Hospital
Drexel University College of Medicine
Alumni Profile: This Grad Is a Sought-After Ebola Expert
AUC graduate Amesh Adalja is regularly consulted for local and national media stories about the Ebola virus -- try typing his name into Google News to see what pops up. Currently, he's a senior associate at the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center (UPMC) Center for Health Security. Read a profile of Dr. Adalja here.
This Pennsylvania Native Earned a Scholarship to AUC
Daniel Plavin, a former firefighter and emergency medical technician from Pennsylvania, earned a $10,000 scholarship for his previous work in the healthcare arena. Read more about Daniel here.
Meet Some Grads Who Earned Residencies in Pennsylvania
Looking Back: AUC Graduate Thankful for Opportunity to Begin in May
Top Pennsylvania Feeder Schools for AUC
Penn State University
University of Pittsburgh
University of Pennsylvania
Did You Know? Fun Facts About AUC and Pennsylvania
Vivian Braciale, Ph.D., Professor of Microbiology and Immunology, earned her PhD in microbiology from the University of Pennsylvania in 1973.
AUC Up Close Events, Open House Dates, and More
AUC is pleased to welcome Pennsylvania-area residents to nearby Open Houses and AUC Up Close events, where you can hear from alumni, speak with grads and advisors one-on-one, and learn more about AUC’s culture and outcomes. To learn more about the events or to register, use the links below.
There are no events scheduled at this time. Please check our admissions events page for new postings and event details.