Studying medicine in Poland is the opportunity of study in one of the best universities of medicine in the word. 6 year general medicine, 4 year graduate entry, 5 year dentistry and 5 year pharmacy, 3 year nursing, foundation course programs in English are among the most medical programs attracting students from all other the word. Students from USA, Canada, Norway, Sweden, Israel, Saudi Arabia, Turkey, Nigeria, Ghana, Indian, China, etc., take up the challenge and enroll for medical and paramedical studies in Poland universities every year.
As evidence of word-classes medical Universities in Poland, Dr Maria Siemionow, who gained public notice in December 2008, when she led a team of six surgeons in a 22-hour surgery, performing the first face transplant in the United States on Connie Culp is polish. She graduated from Poznan University of Medical Sciences in 1974 receiving her MD. She furthered her education and in 1985 received her Ph.D. in microsurgery and then in 1992 habilitation in medical sciences. She has been awarded the title of professor by President Lech Kaczynski before migrating to USA.
Universities of Medicine in Poland are one of the best options for those students looking for medical study in English abroad. More than 11 Medical schools offer medical programs in English in Poland. Along With General Medicine, Dentistry and Pharmacy integrate programs, Poland medical universities offer a 4 year graduate entry medical program in English, designed for those students with Bachelor degree (this program is very popular among USA, Canadian, UK and Scandinavian students). Most universities of medicine organize also foundation year for father medical studies in English; and those interested in studying in Polish can follow one year polish language.
English medical programs of medical universities in Poland remain in compliance with Polish and EU standards of teaching, the US Department of Education (Stafford Loan Program), and Medical Boards in USA. Graduates of English medical programs in Poland are eligible to apply for residency and postgraduate training programs at university teaching hospitals in various countries, including the USA, Canada, Australia, South Africa, Nigeria, Israel, England, Ireland, Norway, Sweden and Poland.
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