This department imparts Community- Oriented Medical Education (COME) and Community- Based Medical Education which enables the Medical students to appreciate Disease not just in an individual patient but to also have a holistic approach regarding the spectrum of disease in the whole of community. This renders the doctor even more useful to the society as then he may not treat only one individual but prevents hundreds and thousands from the same disease. The Department Museum is well equipped with required models/specimens and equipment for practical demonstrations and tutorials. Field visits of places of Public health importance, Household surveys and research work is being arranged regularly.
The Department of Community Medicine being the custodian of livable standards of health of community at remote, under-privileged rural population of Narowal and adjoining areas ,and that of nation and even global health is visualizing to produce fiver star doctors (as visualized by Boelns) who could prove themselves as
- good health team leaders,
- good coordinators,
- good health messages communicators
- excellent physicians
- and best decision makers
- 1- Medical teaching
Teaching concepts of public health to medical students has been started under the integrated teaching program
- 2- Research
Department is committed to conduct and facilitate the research activities at SMC, Narowal. Currently research projects under study are:
- Self reported access barriers and utilization and utilization of post-crash emergency care in Narowal.
- Trends of helmet use among motorcyclist in Narowal.
- Psychological and behavioral effects of power crises on urban pop at Narowal.
Representation of SMC Narowal in provincial health care delivery related planning and developmental workshops.
The department has been actively involved in planning and developmental activities under the chair of chief minister and chairman planning and development committee at as in review of medical teaching facilities at medical colleges and affiliated hospitals in Punjab.
Involvement in extra-curricular activities and couching of medical students.
Head of department
Prof. Dr. Mushtaq Ahmad
|Prof. Dr. Mushtaq Ahmad||Professor|
|Dr. Muhammad Dawood||Assistant Professor||Dr. Hamid Mahmood||Assistant Professor|
|Dr. Muhammad Junaid Mirza||Assistant Professor|
|Dr. Omer Masood||Demonstrator|
|Dr. Zahra Ahmed||Demonstrator|
|Dr. Muhammad Bilal Siddique||Demonstrator|
|Dr. Ammara Zafar||Demonstrator|
|Dr. Muhammad Asif Ali||Demonstrator|