Florida's State University System transitioned to remote online learning and work in response to the coronavirus pandemic. The Herbert Wertheim College of Medicine is committed to supporting the wellness of students, staff, faculty, and administration by providing access to free resources.
Medical school is a transformative experience
It is an exciting and challenging journey. At HWCOM, your journey is enhanced by diversity, research and innovation, and community outreach. Our unique, internationally recognized curriculum emphasizes how social factors impact health and disease and how research fuels the ability to improve patient outcomes. Are you ready to start your journey with us?
- #3Most Diverse Medical School, U.S. News & World Report, 2021
- #12Most Graduates Practicing in Medically Underserved Areas, U.S. News & World Report, 2021
- #2Best Medical Schools: Diversity Index [Public Medical Schools], U.S. News & World Report 2021
We discovered a new broad-spectrum antibiotic, Arsinothricin
43% of our students are underrepresented minorities in medicine
Our student teams have made 12,000+ underserved household visits to more than 3,000 patients
Research at HWCOM
Our college conducts basic, applied, translational, clinical, and interdisciplinary research that leverages South Florida’s diverse demographics, improves the health of the South Florida community, and aligns with national global health trends.