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MD Program ~ Curriculum ~ Year 1 Important Dates

** Please note that test dates may change. Always check the Canvas class calendar for the most current information. Thank you. **

Class of 2022
Event   Date Time
Year Begins
White Coat Ceremony   Aug 5,  2018 2:00pm
Registration   Aug 6, 2018 9:00am – 2:00pm
Anatomy Orientation   Aug 6, 2018 2:00pm – 4:00pm
Anatomy Block 1 Exam
(written AM, practical PM)
  Aug 24, 2018 8:00-5:00
Labor Day - No Classes   Sept. 3, 2018  
Anatomy Block 2 Exam
(written AM, practical PM)
  Sept 14, 2018 8:00-5:00
Rosh Hashanah   Sept. 10, 2018  
Yom Kippur   Sept. 19, 2018  
Anatomy Block 3 Exam
(written AM, practical PM)
  Sept. 28, 2018 8:00-5:00
Anatomy Block 4 Exam
(written AM, practical PM)
  Oct. 15, 2018 8:00-5:00
Anatomy Shelf Exam   Oct. 19, 2018 9:00 -12:30
Cellular Structure and Biomechanics Exam (Histo, Biochem, Physio, Genetics)   Nov 2, 2018 1:00 - 4:00
MSK Exam
(Histo, Biochem, Physio, Genetics)
  Nov 19, 2018 8:30 - 11:30
Holiday - No Classes
Thanksgiving Break*
Tuesday-
Friday
Nov. 20-23, 2018  
CV Exam
(Histo, Biochem, Physio, Genetics)
  Dec 20, 2018 8:30 - 11:30
CV Team Exam   Dec 20, 2018 1:00 - 2:00
Winter Recess 2 Weeks Dec 21, 2018
 – Jan 2, 2019
 
Classes Resume Jan. 3, 2019
Pulmonary Exam   Jan. 11, 2019 8:00-10:30
Pulmonary Team Exam   Jan. 11, 2019 11:00 - 12:00
Holiday - No classes
Martin Luther King, Jr. Day
Monday Jan. 21, 2019  
Renal Exam   Jan. 25, 2019 8:00-10:30
Renal Team Exam   Jan. 25, 2019 11:00 - 12:00
GI Exam   Feb. 8, 2019 8:00-10:30
GI Team Exam   Feb. 8, 2019 11:00-12:00
FIM Week
(Required Attendance)
All Week Feb. 11 - Feb 15, 2019  
Holiday - No Classes
Mardi Gras
All Week March 4 - March 8, 2019  

Endocrine+Reproduction
Exam

  March 15, 2019 8:00 -11:30
Integrated Final Shelf Exam 1
(Biochem, Genetics, Histo, Physio)
  March 20, 2019 8:00 -12:00
Integrated Final Shelf Exam 2
(Biochem, Genetics, Histo, Physio)
  March 21, 2019 8:00 -12:00
Inflammation Module Begins   March 25, 2019  
Inflammation Module Exam   April 12, 2019 8:00 -11:30

Holiday - No Classes
Good Friday

Friday April 19, 2019  
Basic Infectious Disease Module Begins   April 15, 2019  
Basic Infectious Disease
Module Exam
  May 6, 2019 8:00-11:30
Neoplasia / Hematology Module Begins   May 8, 2019  
Holiday - No Classes
Memorial Day
Monday May 27, 2019  
Neoplasia / Hematology
Module Exam
  May 29, 2019 8:00-11:30
Classes Resume   August 5, 2019  
Thanksgiving Break   November 28-29, 2019  
Last Day of Fall Semester **Tentative December 20, 2019  
Classes Resume (Spring 2020)   January 6, 2020  

*Thanksgiving Break for University is officially Nov. 22-23, 2018