|University of Sint Eustatius School of Medicine|
|President||Leonard A. Wisneski, MD, FACP|
|Location||Sint Eustatius, Caribbean Netherlands,
The University of Sint Eustatius School of Medicine (USESOM) is a private, for-profit medical school located in Oranjestad, Sint Eustatius, in the Caribbean Netherlands. USESOM confers upon its graduates the Doctor of Medicine (MD) degree.
USESOM was founded in 1999 in Sint Eustatius by a group of medical school educators and administrators, and began instruction on September 1, 1999. 
The MD program at USESOM is divided into eleven semesters. Semesters 1-4 are basic sciences semesters that are completed at the university's Sint Eustatius campus. Semester 5 (Introduction to Clinical Medicine and Physical Diagnosis and USMLE Review) is completed either at the Sint Eustatius campus or in Duluth, Georgia. The remaining six semesters are clinical rotations which take place in hospitals in the United States.
USESOM was chartered in and recognized by the government of the Netherlands Antilles (now known as the Caribbean Netherlands) on April 21, 1999. The university is listed in the FAIMER International Medical Education Directory (IMED) and in the AVICENNA Directory for medicine.
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