Congratulations to Asfand Khan who scored an 800 on the Biochemistry NBME exam in August 2010. This score is above the mark for the 99 percentile for this exam. In December 2010 he also scored in the 95th percentile on the Anatomy NBME exam. Asfand moved on on to Penn State Hershey Medical Center for his residency in psychiatry.
Asfand KhanChantilly, Virginia, Class of 2015
Congratulations to Ms. Natasha Suleman for scoring 231/99 on the USMLE Step 1 exam in April 2011. Natasha is the founding president of the Canadian Student Association at IAU and served as a third year clinical student representative to the Admissions Committee of the College of Medicine. She matched to Internal Medicine at Lutheran Medical Center.
Natasha SulemanToronto, Ontario, Canada, Class of 2013
Paul was awarded a Certificate of Appreciation for his exceptional presentation at the World Leprosy Day Seminar where he presented information regarding this disease that plagues millions of people each year. In August 2008, Paul was awarded an Outstanding Achievement Award for scoring in the highest percentile on 4 out of the 5 NBME shelf exams. He served as the Clinical Student Representative to the Admissions Committee of the College of Medicine.
Paul PantojaHialeah, Florida, Class of 2015
Congratulations for a job well done by Sacha who scored a 242/99 on USMLE Step 1 in December 2009 and 234/99 on USMLE Step 2 in February 2011. Sacha also scored a 98% on the Biochemistry NBME exam in August 2008. Sacha secured a residency in Pediatrics at Southern Illinois University.
Sacha KumarMississauga, Ontario, Canada, Class of 2012
Congratulations to James for achieving an outstanding score of 249/99 on USMLE Step 1 in August 2009. In May 2010 James achieved an extraordinary score of 267/99 on Step 2 CK. Because of his hard work James is among the top scorers from the US and Caribbean medical students. James also scored 97% on the Pharmacology NBME exam in December 2008. On March 07 2011, James became the first IAU graduate to match via the CaRMS – Family Medicine Residency program at Queens University with a MCCEE 3 digit score of 395 / 99.3 percentile.
James StewartCollingwood, Ontario, Class of 2011
Congratulations to Jawad for his hard work and achievement on the USMLE Step 1 in December 2009 where he scored a 241/99. In January 2011, he scored a 238/99 on the USMLE Step 2 putting him among the top scorers from foreign medical schools. He secured an internal medicine residency at Georgia Regents University.
Jawad SalimGettysburg, Pennsylvania, Class of 2012
In December 2009, Taha scored a 97% on the Biochemistry NBME exam. Hats off to Taha for his outstanding efforts in Biochemistry!
Taha DjirdehLondon, Ontario, Canada Class of 2015
Charles Vining received the Outstanding Student Achievement award for scoring in the 99th percentile on the Histology and Biochemistry NBME shelf exams conducted in April 2011. He served as the elected Semester 2 representative to the Student Government Organization (SGA) and is a graduate of McGill University. Charles matched to surgery at the University of Pennsylvania.