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04/03/2024
ANVUR Earns WFME Accreditation

The Italian National Agency for University and Research Evaluation (ANVUR) has received accreditation from the World Federation for Medical Education (WFME). This recognition, valid until March 31, 2034, highlights ANVUR's commitment to maintaining high standards in medical education. The accreditation opens doors for Italian medical graduates to pursue specialization opportunities in the United States. 

03/23/2024
Health Informatics Internship for First-Year Students

The first year of the Medicine and Surgery Degree program will include, in the second semester, two credits of professional internship in Health Informatics, supervised by Professor Alfredo Pulvirenti. The schedule for the internships will be communicated in due course.

01/18/2024
Publication of Second Semester Academic Calendars

The academic calendars for the second semester have been officially released. Students are advised to regularly review the schedules for important dates and plan their academic activities accordingly. 

01/15/2024
White Coat Delivery for First-Year Medical Students

On the morning of January 17th, first-year medical students will receive their white coats, a symbolic gesture marking the commencement of their academic and professional journey in the medical field. The white coat, a universal symbol in healthcare, represents professionalism and the responsibility that comes with the practice of medicine. 

01/09/2024
Rescheduled Chemistry Class

In response to the missed Chemistry and Biochemistry Propaedeutics class on December 5th, 2023, students are hereby informed that a makeup session will be conducted on January 30th, 2024. The makeup class will take place from 8:00 AM to 10:00 AM.

01/09/2024
Venue Update: Body Architecture Lessons

The Body Architecture lessons by Prof. Michelino Di Rosa on January 9, 16, 23, and 30 (Histology, Cytology, Embryology, and Organogenesis module) will take place from 3:00 PM to 6:00 PM at the Microscopy Laboratory in Building A, Compartment 10, Via Santa Sofia 87, Catania. This will allow students to study histology under the guidance of the instructor through direct microscopic observation.

01/08/2024
New Student Ombudsman at CHIRMED Department

We are pleased to announce the appointment of Prof. Gianluca Testa as the new Student Ombudsman for the CHIRMED Department. Prof. Testa brings a wealth of experience and commitment to this role, serving as a dedicated advocate for student welfare. As the Student Ombudsman, Prof.

01/06/2024
Important Notice: Credit Recognition Guidelines

Key criteria to ensure a smooth and successful process of credit recognition are emphasized below. Failure to adhere to these guidelines will result in the rejection of your application. Please pay close attention to the following: