During his last two years on faculty at RUSM, he concurrently attended RUSM as a medical student. Upon graduation, Dr. King obtained a categorical residency at the Medical College of Georgia and went on to serve as chief surgery resident in 2014-2015. Following residency, he completed his fellowship training in colon and rectal surgery at the University of Minnesota. Dr. King is currently in private practice in Augusta, GA.

 

In 2020, 91% of RUSM students passed the initial step of the United States Medical Licensing Examination® (USMLE®) on the first attempt. And in 2021-2022, results show yet another strong year for RUSM with a 96% first-time residency attainment rate* thus far. Located on the island of Barbados and with a network of more than 15,000 alumni, RUSM is one of the largest providers of doctors for the U.S. healthcare system. RUSM graduates practice in all 50 states and in Puerto Rico.

*First time residency attainment rate is the percent of students attaining a 2022-23 residency position out of all graduates or expected graduates in 2021-22 who were active applicants in the 2022 NRMP match or who attained a residency position outside the NRMP match.