Address: 160 Convent Ave, New York, NY 10031, United States
The Sophie Davis School of Biomedical Education has seven-year medical program (BS/MD) that was begun at The City College of the City University of New York in New York City. It focuses in integrating baccalaureate education with preclinical medical education and has a twofold mission. Twofold mission is to expand access to medical careers among inner-city youths, particularly among underrepresented minorities, and to encourage the pursuit of primary care specialties among its graduates.Students previously completed their undergraduate work (B.S.) and the first two years of medical school at Sophie Davis after which students transferred to one of the accompanying medical schools to finish their final two years of medical school which are primarily medical rotations earning their M.D. Sophie Davis School of Biomedical Education becomes one of the first – and last – baccalaureate degree-granting physician assistant programs in the country. This institution has new programs in beginning 2016such as 28-month masters of Science program in physician assistant studies.