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DeVry Medical International to close Grand Bahama based M.E.R.P. Program - Aug 23, 2013 - 2:44:26 PM

NORTH BRUNSWICK, NJ – DeVry Medical International (DMI), a subsidiary of DeVry Inc., (NYSE: DV), announced today that it plans to relocate the Medical Education Review Program (MERP) from its current location in Freeport, Grand Bahamas, to South Florida. Officials from DMI met with government officials in the Bahamas to inform them of the plan and to voice appreciation for their support during the program’s three years in the Bahamas.

DMI plans to relocate the program at the end of November...
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Join Our Team: MERP Staff Accountant (4 Month Term) - Apr 4, 2013 - 5:49:05 PM

Freeport, Grand Bahama Island - MERP is a medical school preparatory program operated by DeVry Medical International, Inc., a subsidiary of DeVry Inc., one of the world’s largest providers of education services. Admission to MERP is limited exclusively to applicants of Ross University School of Medicine (RUSM) or American University of the Caribbean School of Medicine (AUC).

We invite qualified persons to apply for the position of Staff Accountant for (4 months)...

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Grand Bahama Minister meets Medical Executives - Nov 29, 2012 - 7:26:19 PM

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Freeport, Bahamas - Minister for Grand Bahama, the Hon. Dr. Michael Darville on November 29 met with senior executives of DeVry International, the medical group that has taken over operations of Ross University on Grand Bahama. The Minister discussed expansion of the programme on Grand Bahama, immigration and other matters of interest. 

Pictured from left to right: Dr. Gannady Raskin, Dean at DeVry Medical International; Bill Hughson, President Healthcare Group, DeVry; Dr. Darville...
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MERP Supports the Arts in Grand Bahama - Mar 8, 2012 - 2:10:03 PM

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Freeport, Bahamas - DeVry Medical International’s Medical Education Review Program (MERP) recently made a donation to support the Grand Bahama Performing Arts Society. MERP students frequently attend the arts society’s events as part of their island experience.

“Making a positive impact in the community is one of MERP’s goals,” said Dr. Charles Seidel, professor of Physiology.

The Grand Bahama Performing Arts Society is a charitable organization run entirely by volunteers who are passionate about the performing arts and want to provide viewing and learning opportunities to local audiences...
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Grand Bahama landlords updated on MERP housing requirements - Mar 1, 2012 - 9:55:37 PM

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Freeport, Bahamas - Grand Bahama landlords attended a meeting at DeVry Medical International’s Medical Education Review Program (MERP) to discuss the institution’s housing process, student expectations and recent website upgrades. 

Antoine Brooks, housing coordinator, shared vital information with the landlords and gathered their feedback. The information sharing is expected to enable landlords and students to have a positive rental experience.  
 
“The mutually beneficial relationship that has been developed with landlords has been tremendously valuable to the overall experience of our students,” said Brooks. “The continuous hospitality given to our students speaks volumes of our community.”

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Medical Education Review Program students enjoy local cuisine, beach and bonfire in Grand Bahama - Feb 24, 2012 - 2:29:59 PM

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Freeport, Grand Bahama Island - Students of the Medical Education Review Program (MERP) had the opportunity to unwind and enjoy a relaxing dinner and bonfire on Taino Beach at Junkanoo Beach Club recently, all organized for them by the Student Services department. They dined on traditional Bahamian cuisine and listened to island music while gazing at the sunset. Later in the evening students gathered around a bonfire and had the opportunity to reflect on their first few weeks on the island.

“This event is one of many held to assist the students in enjoying island life and to emphasize the importance of relaxing between studies," said Mrs. Meg Osman, director of Student Services...

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MERP Employee Receives PRIDE Award - Feb 15, 2012 - 5:21:51 PM

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Freeport, Bahamas – Alyvonnetta Levarity, human resources administrator at the Medical Education Review Program (MERP), received the organization’s prestigious PRIDE award.

Bahamian Alyvonnetta Levarity began her employment in 2008 and has played an instrumental role in hiring quality employees who continue to serve MERP students today.     

"Alyvonnetta’s organizational skills, persistence and loyalty to MERP have been critical to our operation,” said Anne Bergen-Taylor, regional human resources director. “Her dedication to doing a great job is apparent in any task she undertakes..."
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MERP students say, "Yes We Can" to the Grand Bahama Red Cross - Jan 25, 2012 - 10:38:02 AM

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Freeport, Bahamas - Students in the Medical Education Review Program (MERP) recently donated canned and dry food goods to the Grand Bahama Red Cross.

The name of the program, “YES WE CAN,”  is MERP students’ response to the question, “Can we help reduce hunger in The Bahamas?” At the end of their rigorous 15-week medical preparatory program, MERP students find they have a food surplus as they are preparing to leave the island...
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DeVry Medical International’s MERP Supports the 2011 Conchman Triathlon - Nov 17, 2011 - 3:24:52 PM

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Freeport, Bahamas – DeVry Medical International’s (DMI) Medical Education Review Program (MERP) was pleased to sponsor the 25th Annual Conchman Triathlon and support fitness, wellness and healthy lifestyle activities in the Grand Bahama community.

“We had 14 members of the MERP community participate in this year’s triathlon and everyone had a great time,” said Jon Holmsten, a licensed professional counselor at MERP. “The weather was beautiful on the island and the community was great in Freeport...”

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