Havana, Jan 24 (Prensa Latina) The Latin American School of Medicine in Cuba (ELAM) and the Medicine major received the international accreditation granted by the Council for International Evaluation and Accreditation (ICAAE), the Ministry of Public Health confirmed on Wednesday.
This category is granted by prestigious scholars of that entity, which belongs to the Union of Universities of Latin America and the Caribbean (UDUAL), as a result of 24 years of fruitful work in the training of health professionals, with a record of 19 graduations and over 30,000 students graduated from 120 countries.
During all this time, ELAM has transcended the concept of a teaching institution, as it is a place where respect and love for humanity are cultivated.
On a press release issued by its collective, it is expressed that the recognition is only the beginning to move forward and work hard for quality and excellence.
ELAM is the first Medical University to receive this status, just when it will celebrate its 25th anniversary on November 15, with the pride of contributing a little bit to achieve a humanity with better opportunities and to turn dreams into reality.