BCM’s tradition of personalized training enables students and faculty to effectively serve diverse patient communities, educate the next generation of physician leaders, pursue scientific discoveries, and raise standards of healthcare globally and regionally.
The collaboration, a landmark project in the region’s healthcare landscape, reiterates American Hospital Dubai’s continued commitment to advancing medical education and moving forward in its mission and vision to improve healthcare standards. It supports the shared values of American Hospital Dubai and Baylor College of Medicine, which are committed to incubating the next generation of healthcare leaders and achieving pioneering results in medical excellence and patient care.
The BCM College of Medicine, which will operate within the American Hospital Dubai, will benefit from numerous hospital departments including Anesthesiology, Biochemistry and Molecular Pharmacology, Dermatology, Education, Innovation and Technology, Emergency Medicine, Family and Community Medicine, Integrative Physiology, Virology molecular, and microbiology.
The College of Medicine will foster a vibrant campus culture through programs and activities, establishing a safe and comfortable environment to promote students’ educational goals, and focusing beyond academic support to promote student well-being and a passion for lifelong learning.
“It is a historic moment for us to collaborate with Baylor College of Medicine to establish a medical school at American Hospital Dubai,” said Sherif Beshara, Group CEO of American Hospital Dubai. “We are heading to the next frontier in our mission to push the boundaries of medical education and develop new generations of healthcare leaders who will be agents of transformation.
“We are proud of our shared values of setting benchmarks and building leaders with Baylor College of Medicine, and we look forward to forging the path and charting new horizons for the healthcare industry together.”
Dr. Paul Klotman, president, CEO and executive dean of Baylor College of Medicine, said, “We are excited to further explore this opportunity to develop a branch campus and build a strong relationship with this excellent medical system. “American Hospital Dubai is known for its cutting-edge technology and innovation and we look forward to working closely together in training medical students.”