After graduating from Starfleet Academy, Ensigns wishing to earn a medical doctorate attended.
As commissioned officers students were expected to behave as such.
The basic program was two years in length, and barring extenuating circumstances, its students held the rank of Lieutenant Junior Grade upon graduation.
The school also had facilities for training Nurses while they were still Cadets, as well as enlisted medical personnel.
Exchange programs with various Federation medical schools and other governments were common.
Norpin V was one of many facilities where students would spend a mandatory six-month internship during their second year.
Susanne Flame began attending in 2367.
In 2372 Thomas Capone enrolled.
Susanne Flame * Mary DeSoto * Thomas Capone