The three domains of public health are health improvement, health protection and health services. Public Health, being a multidisciplinary and community orientated subject, makes curriculum development a difficult job. Epidemiology, biostatistics and research methodology are its main tools. Study of healthcare systems and health policy, quality of service delivery, management, are some other areas of great importance.
Under the guidance of PM & DC competency-based curriculum, the Department of Public Health, Gomal Medical College has adopted the integrated modular curriculum for undergraduate students to develop competent workforce in the futuristic challenging atmosphere of public health. The contact hours have been increased, assessment of students has improved and focus on research skills is better than previous.
To lead promote the health & wellbeing of the community through best collaboration between public health and other health disciplines through public health educational program.
- Academic program updated in knowledge and best in practice
- Prepare saleable workforce in the contemporary public health market
- Quality research conduction & dissemination to address priority health needs
Dr. Iftikhar Ahmad Khan
Professor & Chairperson
PhD (Management studies), Mphil, MCPS, MPH, MBBS
Dr. Samina Qadir
Dr. Nargis Noman
Dip. In Family Medicine, MBBS
Dr. Fazalur Rehman
Dr. Rizwan Baloch
Dr. Shafaq Salim