Faculty Profile

Dr. Samira Abdul Wajid, MD, MBBS

Dr. Samira Abdul Wajid completed her MBBS from MS Ramaiah Medical College and Research Centre, Bangalore and Residency MD in Microbiology and Immunology from Rajiv Gandhi University of Health Sciences. Also she is trained as a diabetologist by Public Health Foundation of India recognised by IDF, Brussels and has also has done courses in Hospital Infection Prevention and Control. She has a vast teaching and administrative experience.

Approval by New York State Education Department

Seal of the New York State Education DepartmentOn July 17th, 2020, the New York Board of Regents voted to approve Xavier University School of Medicine Aruba to place students in long-term clinical clerkship in New York State for 7 years. This is the longest term of approval that can be given to an International Medical School.

New York State Education Department approval allows:

• Xavier graduates to enter residency training in New York

• Xavier students to complete all 72 weeks of clinical training in New York teaching hospitals