Department of Community Medicine

Asst. Prof. Dr. Syed Manzar Alam

Head of Department

Senior Faculty Members
  • Assoc. Prof. Dr. Athar Majeed Khan
  • Asst. Prof. Dr. Fareeha Shahid
  • Asst. Prof. Dr. Anwar Saeed
  • Asst. Prof. Dr. Afshan Rahim Khan
  • Dr. Beenish Shah
  • Dr. Sania Tabassum

Head of Department Message

In the field of contemporary health care, community Medicine is a well recognized discipline that aims to train health professionals in combating community & public health related issues. Community Medicine public health and community health science are synonymous internationally. This science encompasses modern health care policy making medical strategic planning, medical logistics, medical intelligence, surveillance, communicable and non communicable disease epidemiology ,demography and research with the prime objective of addressing health care challenges worldwide. In a nutshell this science has become the epicenter of present day health care system based upon scientific and evidence based medical care with emphasis on preventive health tools. From educating the public about ways to
prevent injuries, to monitoring outbreaks of illness and implementing programs to limit their spread public health policies and programs make peoples lives safer and healthier..

Departments Introduction:
LCMD has made a major commitment to community oriented medical education. Due emphasis is given on the epidemiology, Biostatics, Demography, Communicable and
Non Communicable diseases ,reproductive Health Disaster management ,Nutrition, primary health care and health care delivery systems and models. The overall objective is to develop and set up approaches for medical students to get community oriented medical training, research motivation and solve community health and related problems.

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