University of Maryland Eastern Shore Partners With a Medical University in Taiwan

umesThe School of Pharmacy and Health Professions at the University of Maryland Eastern Shore in Princess Anne has entered into an agreement with the Chung Shan Medical University in Taiwan. The agreement calls for academic exchanges and study abroad opportunities. Under the agreement, students from the University of Maryland Eastern Shore will be able to complete off-campus clinical experience requirements in Taiwan. And students from Taiwan will come to Maryland to study for a pharmacy doctorate. The university hopes that the first doctoral students from Taiwan will enroll in the fall of 2018.

Rondall E. Allen_UMES pharmacy school deanRondall E. Allen, dean of the School of Pharmacy and Health profession at the University of Maryland Eastern Shore, said that “we are thrilled about the possibilities that establishing our relationship with Chung Shan Medical University will have. We believe it will put UMES in a position of having an impact and presence in health education internationally.”

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