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Medical Schools with No Live Animal Laboratories

Schools without Live Animal Use in Medical School Curricula (154 Allopathic; 29 Osteopathic)

Updated: Aug. Sept. 3, 2013

(1) There are 141 U.S. allopathic schools; (2) There are 29 U.S. osteopathic schools†; (3) There are 17 Canada allopathic schools; (4) Total = 187 accredited U.S. and Canada medical schools. New schools are added as accredited, after animal-use status is determined.

[Programs accredited by LCME or COCA. Separate campuses included only if separately accredited.]

Alabama (3)

  • †Alabama COM – Dothan
  • University of Alabama School of Medicine – Birmingham
  • University of South Alabama College of Medicine – Mobile

Alaska (0)

Arizona (4)

  • †A.T. Still University of Health Sciences SOM in Arizona – Mesa
  • †Arizona COM of Midwestern University – Glendale
  • University of Arizona College of Medicine – Phoenix
  • University of Arizona College of Medicine – Tucson

Arkansas (1)

  • University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences College of Medicine – Little Rock

California (11)

  • David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA – Los Angeles
  • Keck School of Medicine of the University of Southern California – Los Angeles
  • Loma Linda University School of Medicine – Loma Linda
  • Stanford University School of Medicine – Stanford
  • †Touro University California COM – Vallejo
  • University of California-Davis School of Medicine – Sacramento
  • University of California-Irvine School of Medicine – Irvine
  • University of California, Riverside School of Medicine – Riverside
  • University of California San Diego School of Medicine – La Jolla
  • University of California San Francisco School of Medicine – San Francisco
  • †Western University of Health Sciences COM of the Pacific – Pomona

Colorado (2)

  • †Rocky Vista University COM – Parker
  • University of Colorado School of Medicine – Denver

Connecticut (3)

  • Frank H. Netter, MD School of Medicine at Quinnipiac University – North Haven
  • University of Connecticut School of Medicine – Farmington
  • Yale University School of Medicine – New Haven

Delaware (0)

District of Columbia (3)

  • Georgetown University School of Medicine
  • George Washington University School of Medicine and Health Sciences
  • Howard University College of Medicine

Florida (8)

  • Florida Atlantic University Charles E. Schmidt College of Medicine – Boca Raton
  • Florida International University Herbert Wertheim College of Medicine – Miami
  • Florida State University College of Medicine – Tallahassee
  • †Nova Southeastern University COM – Ft. Lauderdale
  • University of Central Florida College of Medicine – Orlando
  • University of Florida College of Medicine – Gainesville
  • University of Miami Leonard M. Miller School of Medicine – Miami
  • University of South Florida Morsani College of Medicine – Tampa

Georgia (4)

  • Emory University School of Medicine – Atlanta
  • Medical College of Georgia – Augusta
  • Mercer University School of Medicine – Macon
  • Morehouse School of Medicine – Atlanta

Hawaii (1)

  • University of Hawai′i at Manoa John A. Burns School of Medicine – Honolulu

Idaho (0)

Illinois (8)

  • †Chicago COM of Midwestern University – Chicago
  • Chicago Medical School at Rosalind Franklin University of Medicine and Science – Chicago
  • Loyola University Chicago Stritch School of Medicine – Chicago
  • Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine – Chicago
  • Rush Medical College of Rush University Medical Center – Chicago
  • Southern Illinois University School of Medicine – Springfield
  • University of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine – Chicago
  • University of Illinois College of Medicine – Chicago

Indiana (2)

  • Indiana University School of Medicine – Indianapolis
  • † Marian University COM – Indianapolis

Iowa (2)

  • †Des Moines University COM – Des Moines
  • University of Iowa Roy J. and Lucille A. Carver College of Medicine – Iowa City

Kansas (1)

  • University of Kansas School of Medicine – Kansas City

Kentucky (3)

  • †Pikeville College SOM – Pikeville
  • University of Kentucky College of Medicine – Lexington
  • University of Louisville School of Medicine – Louisville

Louisiana (3)

  • Louisiana State University School of Medicine at New Orleans – New Orleans
  • Louisiana State University School of Medicine at Shreveport – Shreveport
  • Tulane University School of Medicine – New Orleans

Maine (1)

  • †University of New England COM –Biddeford

Maryland (2)

  • University of Maryland School of Medicine – Baltimore
  • Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences School of Medicine – Bethesda

Massachusetts (4)

  • Boston University School of Medicine – Boston
  • Harvard Medical School – Boston
  • Tufts University School of Medicine – Boston
  • University of Massachusetts Medical School – Worcester

Michigan (7)

  • Central Michigan University College of Medicine – Mount Pleasant
  • Michigan State University College of Human Medicine – East Lansing
  • †Michigan State University COM – East Lansing
  • Oakland University William Beaumont School of Medicine – Rochester
  • University of Michigan Medical School – Ann Arbor
  • Wayne State University School of Medicine – Detroit
  • Western Michigan University School of Medicine– Kalamazoo

Minnesota (2)

  • Mayo Medical School – Rochester
  • University of Minnesota Medical School – Minneapolis

Mississippi (1)

  • †William Carey University COM – Hattiesburg

Missouri (6)

  • † A.T. Still University of Health Sciences Kirksville COM – Kirksville
  • †Kansas City University of Medicine and Biosciences COM – Kansas City
  • Saint Louis University School of Medicine – St. Louis
  • University of Missouri School of Medicine – Columbia
  • University of Missouri – Kansas City School of Medicine – Kansas City
  • Washington University in St. Louis School of Medicine – St. Louis

Montana (0)

Nebraska (2)

  • Creighton University School of Medicine – Omaha
  • University of Nebraska College of Medicine – Omaha

Nevada (1)

  • University of Nevada School of Medicine – Reno

New Hampshire (1)

  • Geisel School of Medicine at Dartmouth – Hanover

New Jersey (4)

  • Cooper Medical School of Rowan University – Camden
  • †Rowan University SOM – Stratford
  • Rutgers New Jersey Medical School – Newark
  • Rutgers Robert Wood Johnson Medical School – Piscataway

New Mexico (1)

  • University of New Mexico School of Medicine – Albuquerque

New York (15)

  • Albany Medical College – Albany
  • Albert Einstein College of Medicine of Yeshiva University – Bronx
  • Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons – New York, NY
  • Hofstra North Shore-LIJ School of Medicine – Hempstead
  • Icahn School of Medicine at Mt. Sinai – New York, NY
  • †New York Institute of Technology College of Osteopathic Medicine – Old Westbury
  • New York Medical College – Valhalla
  • New York University School of Medicine – New York, NY
  • Stony Brook University School of Medicine – Stony Brook
  • State University of New York Downstate Medical Center College of Medicine – Brooklyn
  • State University of New York Upstate Medical University – Syracuse
  • †Touro COM – New York, NY
  • University at Buffalo School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, State University of New York – Buffalo
  • University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry – Rochester
  • Weill Cornell Medical College of Cornell University – New York, NY

North Carolina (5)

  • Brody School of Medicine at East Carolina University – Greenville
  • †Campbell University SOM – Buies Creek
  • Duke University School of Medicine – Durham
  • University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill School of Medicine – Chapel Hill
  • Wake Forest School of Medicine – Winston-Salem

North Dakota (1)

  • University of North Dakota School of Medicine and Health Sciences – Grand Forks

Ohio (7)

  • Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine – Cleveland
  • Northeast Ohio Medical University – Rootstown
  • Ohio State University College of Medicine – Columbus
  • †Ohio University COM – Athens
  • University of Cincinnati College of Medicine – Cincinnati
  • University of Toledo College of Medicine – Toledo
  • Wright State University Boonshoft School of Medicine – Dayton

Oklahoma (2)

  • †Oklahoma State University Center for Health Sciences COM – Tulsa
  • University of Oklahoma College of Medicine – Oklahoma City

Oregon (0)

Pennsylvania (9)

  • The Commonwealth Medical College – Scranton
  • Drexel University College of Medicine – Philadelphia
  • Jefferson Medical College of Thomas Jefferson University – Philadelphia
  • †Lake Erie COM – Erie
  • Pennsylvania State University College of Medicine – Hershey
  • Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania – Philadelphia
  • †Philadelphia COM – Philadelphia
  • Temple University School of Medicine – Philadelphia
  • University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine – Pittsburgh

Puerto Rico (4)

  • Ponce School of Medicine and Health Sciences – Ponce
  • San Juan Bautista School of Medicine – Caguas
  • Universidad Central del Caribe School of Medicine – Bayamon
  • University of Puerto Rico School of Medicine – San Juan

Rhode Island (1)

  • The Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University – Providence

South Carolina (3)

  • Medical University of South Carolina College of Medicine – Charleston
  • University of South Carolina School of Medicine, Columbia – Columbia
  • University of South Carolina School of Medicine, Greenville – Greenville

South Dakota (1)

  • Sanford School of Medicine of the University of South Dakota – Sioux Falls

Tennessee (4)

  • East Tennessee State University James H. Quillen College of Medicine – Johnson City
  • †Lincoln Memorial University-DeBusk COM – Harrogate
  • Meharry Medical College School of Medicine – Nashville
  • Vanderbilt University School of Medicine – Nashville

Texas (9)

  • Baylor College of Medicine – Houston
  • Texas A&M Health Science Center College of Medicine – College Station
  • Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center Paul L. Foster School of Medicine – El Paso
  • Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center School of Medicine – Lubbock
  • †University of North Texas Health Science Center-Texas COM – Fort Worth
  • University of Texas Medical Branch School of Medicine – Galveston
  • University of Texas Medical School at Houston – Houston
  • University of Texas School of Medicine at San Antonio – San Antonio
  • University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center at Dallas, Southwestern Medical School – Dallas

Utah (1)

  • University of Utah School of Medicine – Salt Lake City

Vermont (1)

  • University of Vermont College of Medicine – Burlington

Virginia (5)

  • Eastern Virginia Medical School – Norfolk
  • †Edward Via COM – Blacksburg
  • University of Virginia School of Medicine – Charlottesville
  • Virginia Commonwealth University School of Medicine – Richmond
  • Virginia Tech Carilion School of Medicine – Roanoke

Washington (2)

  • †Pacific Northwest University of Health Sciences COM – Yakima
  • University of Washington School of Medicine – Seattle

West Virginia (3)

  • Marshall University Joan C. Edwards School of Medicine – Huntington
  • †West Virginia SOM – Lewisburg
  • West Virginia University School of Medicine – Morgantown

Wisconsin (2)

  • Medical College of Wisconsin – Milwaukee
  • University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health – Madison

Wyoming (0)

Canada (17)

Alberta (2)

  • University of Alberta Faculty of Medicine and Dentistry – Edmonton
  • University of Calgary Faculty of Medicine – Calgary

British Columbia (1)

  • University of British Columbia Faculty of Medicine – Vancouver

Manitoba (1)

  • University of Manitoba Faculty of Medicine – Winnipeg

New Brunswick (0)

Newfoundland and Labrador (1)

  • Memorial University of Newfoundland Faculty of Medicine – St. John's

Nova Scotia (1)

  • Dalhousie University Faculty of Medicine – Halifax

Ontario (6)

  • McMaster University Michael G. DeGroote School of Medicine – Hamilton
  • Northern Ontario School of Medicine – Thunder Bay and Sudbury
  • Queen's University Faculty of Health Sciences – Kingston
  • University of Ottawa Faculty of Medicine – Ottawa
  • University of Toronto Faculty of Medicine – Toronto
  • University of Western Ontario Schulich School of Medicine & Dentistry – London

Prince Edward Island (0)

Quebec (4)

  • McGill University Faculty of Medicine – Montréal
  • Université Laval Faculté de Médicine – Quebec City
  • Université de Montréal Faculté de Médicine – Montréal
  • Université de Sherbrooke Faculté de Médicine – Sherbrooke

Saskatchewan (1)

  • University of Saskatchewan College of Medicine – Saskatoon

 



 

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