OnLine Resources for checking offshore medical schools

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    State medical boards/foreign country lists of approved or disapproved schools and approved for clinicals

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    HOW TO CHECK TO SEE IF A SCHOOL IS RECOGNIZED BY ITS HOME COUNTRY:

    WHO list of recognized medical schools by country
    http://www.who.int/hrh/wdms/en/index.html

    FAIMER/IMED list of medical schools by region/country
    http://imed.ecfmg.org/search.asp
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    LIST OF STATE/COUNTRY MEDICAL BOARDs that approve or disapprove medical
    schools and list them

    Texas approved list (you don't have to supply additional documents for these schools)
    http://www.tmb.state.tx.us/professionals/physicians/applicants/STDNHPSE.rtf

    California list of approved schools
    http://www.medbd.ca.gov/Applicant_Schools_Recognized.htm
    California list of disapproved schools
    http://www.medbd.ca.gov/Applicant_Schools_Unapproved.htm

    Indiana list of disapproved medical schools
    http://www.in.gov/pla/bandc/mlbi/instinfo.html

    Alabama list of schools that require additional documentation
    http://www.albme.org/Default.aspx?Page=PysicianApplication

    Oregon List of disapproved schools (some medical in list)
    http://www.ossc.state.or.us/oda/unaccredited.html

    Michigan list of disapproved schools (some medical in list)
    www.michigan.gov/documents/Non-accreditedSchools_78090_7.pdf

    Singapore list of approved foreign medical schools
    http://www.getforme.com/previous2003/previous080303_RevisedListOfRecognisedForeignUandMS_more.htm



    US Dept of Ed approved accreditation agencies
    http://www.ed.gov/about/bdscomm/list/ncfmea.html

    Pakistan list of medical schools with deficiencies
    http://www.dailytimes.com.pk/default.asp?page=story_25-11-2003_pg7_36

    Mexican agency that approves medical schools and maintains a list
    http://www.comaem.org.mx/

    UK article on medical education with data on some schools status in terms of recognition
    http://www.gmc-uk.org/education/undergraduate/studying_medicine_at_undergraduate_level.asp
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    LIST OF APPROVED SCHOOLS FOR CLINICALS:

    Florida Commission on Independent Education which approves offshore medical schools to do clinicals in Florida
    http://www.firn.edu/doe/cie/

    NY list of schools qualified to do more than 12 weeks of clinical training
    http://www.op.nysed.gov/medforms.htm
     

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