The Liaison Committee on Medical Education (LCME) has voted to continue accreditation of The Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University, Dean Edward Wing announced March 7. After an intensive visit in October 2012, LCME officials found the school to be compliant with all of its more than 120 accreditation standards, noting strengths in areas such as student participation in scholarly programs, financial aid counseling, limiting student indebtedness, and the new medical education building. “The LCME accreditation process ensures the highest standards of medical education in the United States,” Wing said. “Alpert Medical School continues to fare very well among the best medical schools and I am very proud of our staff, students, and faculty who uphold these standards every day.”

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