HWCOM students and graduates distinguish themselves by their deep understanding of both the social determinants of disease and the biological determinants of disease.

Within this proud legacy of providing exceptional medical education grounded in social consciousness, our curriculum equally emphasizes the roles of both clinical and basic science research in fueling the needed insights to improve patient outcomes. 

Degrees and Programs

Our goal is to graduate the next generation of physician leaders who are true to the guiding principles of the Physician's Oath and are fully prepared to transform the world.

Graduate Medical Education

We are affiliated with several residency training programs accredited by the Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education; including programs in emergency medicine, family medicine, internal medicine, and psychiatry.

Continuing Medical Education

FIU HWCOM’s Continuing Medical Education program, accredited by Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education, offers local and online programs for CME credit.


Pre-med Programs

A number of programs designed to help students achieve their career aspirations in the health professions. Programs are available for K-12, college, and post-baccalaureate students.

Pathway to Medical School

We offer a graduate certificate program that guarantees students admission or an interview to the MD degree program at HWCOM so long as they meet defined conditions upon completion.

Explore this path to an MD Degree

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Financial Assistance

The Office of Financial Assistance at the Herbert Wertheim College of Medicine will provide support to help you achieve your educational aspirations while successfully managing your finances. We are committed to providing you with the best possible financial resources, counseling and customer service throughout your medical education.

Community Engagement

This specialized area facilitates the planning and implementation of health fairs, educational outreach and other medical student programs and services for the South Florida community. The mission is to positively impact the underserved populations within the South Florida community by partnering with community organizations to provide health screenings, educational programs and other resources.

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