The USJ School of Medicine's academic program is modeled after U.S. medical schoolcurricula. It is taught in English, and we use U.S. medical textbooks. Our faculty members areM.D.s and Ph.D.s trained primarily in the U.S. and Costa Rica. This program is designed tosatisfy the formation of a medical professional who will practice in the United States, Canadaand Europe. Complementary studies in Tropical Medicine are included in the program for thoseprofessionals who will be practicing in Latin America, Asia and Africa.