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 95% 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.
Dr. Rhonda McIntyre Appointed to CAAM-HP Board
Congratulations to Ross University School of Medicine (RUSM) Associate Dean of Medical Sciences Dr. Rhonda McIntyre, FAAP, FRCP(C), for her recent appointment to the board of the Caribbean Accreditation Authority for Education in Medicine and other Health Professions (CAAM-HP).
CAAM-HP is the legally constituted body that accredits medical schools and enables MD-program graduates to practice in Caribbean community member states.
A pediatrician and Chair of the Department of Medical Education, Dr. McIntyre ensures high-quality learning opportunities to students in the medical foundations, to help them develop the professional attributes and foster the humanistic perspective required as future physicians. She is a graduate of the University of the West Indies as well as a fellow of the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada and the American Academy of Pediatrics.
Dr. McIntyre is also a founding member and president of The Dominica Children’s Heart Fund, which funds tertiary care services for children with critical medical problems; and a founding member of Doctors in Our Circle, which assists in rebuilding Dominica’s health sector after Hurricane Maria.
Get to know Dr. Rhonda McIntyre in her personal profile.
View Dr. Rhonda McIntyre's academic achievements in her academic profile.
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