Dr. Samith Ahmed completed his MBBS from KMC, Mangalore part of Manipal University, followed by MD residency in Pathology from Rajiv Gandhi University of Health Sciences. He has hands on Oncology training from KIDWAI, Bangalore and Tata Memorial Hospital, Mumbai and also in Diabetology from IDRF Chennai in Collaboration with WDF, Denmark. He has a vast teaching experience both in India and the Caribbean. He is an avid researcher and has more than a dozen publications.
On 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