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Hofstra North Shore-LIJ School of Medicine

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The Hofstra North Shore-LIJ School of Medicine is in a unique position to become a national leader in the education and professional development of future physicians and scientists.

Hofstra University and North Shore-LIJ Health System have partnered to create a medical school that emphasizes early clinical experiences, self-directed learning, and a case-based curriculum. We prepare our students for the changing field of medicine through a team-based approach to training and patient care, including a program that focuses on the ability to problem-solve, think critically, and find information efficiently. Together, our students learn science and healthcare in the context of medicine, while working within a collaborative and innovative learning environment.

Students in all three of our programs—MD, MD/PhD, and PhD—have access to the resources offered by Hofstra University and the North Shore-LIJ Health System. These include, but are not limited to, recreational facilities, a research institute, a simulation center and standardized patient lab, private practices and seventeen hospital sites throughout Long Island and New York City.

To learn more about requirements and the application process, please visit the program’s site.

The Office of Admissions at the School of Medicine is also available to answer your questions via email or phone.

Office of Admissions
Hofstra North Shore-LIJ School of Medicine
500 Hofstra University
Hempstead, NY 11549

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