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Course Title[Course Code]:Public Health & Community Medicine[PUBL 431]

Faculty: Medicine
Department: All department
Program: Medicine and Surgery
Compulsory / Elective:Compulsory
Undergraduate(Not Available-Not Available)
Lecture:( 4 ) Practical / Clinical:( 2 ) Tutorial:( - )

Course Description:
• The aim of the program is to provide the undergraduate educational experience necessary for further practice in field of public health through providing: • Basic scientific knowledge essential to practice medicine at the primary level of health, dealing with health problems commonly met- with- in clinical practice with proper awareness of the social and community contexts of health care. • Basic scientific knowledge essential for establishing & maintaining good doctor/ patient relationship. • Basic scientific knowledge essential for following the rules of medical ethics . • Diagnostic, problem solving and decision making as well as communication skills necessary for proper evaluation and management of Public health problems. • Appropriate ethical and professional education necessary for demonstrating appropriate attitudes with patients and colleagues.