community medicine


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community medicine

n.
Public health services emphasizing preventive medicine and epidemiology for members of a given community.
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KARACHI -- Dow University of Health Sciences (DUHS) Vice Chancellor Prof Saeed Quraishy has said at least 3000-4000 community medicine centers with all the comprehensive primary health facilities are required in the country to lower the disease burden on tertiary-care hospitals.
KARACHI -- Vice Chancellor, Dow University of Health Sciences (DUHS), Prof Saeed Quraishy has said at least 3000 to 4000 community medicine centres with all the primary facilities are required in the country to lower disease burden on tertiary-care hospitals.
The polyclinic offers benefits in family and community medicine, nursing and gynecology, in addition to having a midwife.
Thus the papers of Community Medicine, ENT and Eye (Ophthalmology) will be taken on June 18, 19 and 20 June respectively.
The Faculty of Public Health and Preventive Medicine and Department of Community Medicine and Department of Medicine (NMW), in collaboration with Institute of Leadership Excellence organized a Workshop on Leadership in Healthcare at King Edward Medical University recently.
Sharma and with pride as he has acknowledged that I, in a small way, opened the concepts of community medicine during his basic medical graduation back in India.
The seminar was addressed by KCD Dean Prof Dr Ghulam Rasool, HoDs prosthodontics Dr Akbar Khalil, operative dentistry Dr Khalid Rehman, community medicine Dr Manzar and others who talked about different aspects of oral and dental care.
A quasi-experimental study was conducted among the 30 interns in the Department of Community Medicine and Paediatrics in Govt.
The teams will consist of child specialists, gynaecologists, ultrasound specialists and two doctors of Community Medicine. The senior lady doctors include Dr Rafia Baloch, Dr Shahida Magsi, Dr Shazia Jatoi, Dr Lashmi, Dr Marvi, Dr Kanwal and Dr Rabail Soomro, whereas child specialists include Dr Saifullah Jamro, Dr Abdul Hamid Shaikh, DrArbab Junejo, Dr Shanti Lal and Dr Muhammad Anwar Shaikh.
KANO State Government has awarded a contract worth N159 million for the construction of an ultra-modern Community Medicine Complex at the Aminu Kano Teaching Hospital (AKTH) in Kano.
Dr Leila Dahnim, consultant of Community Medicine and director of School Health Programme and Services, stressed the need to fight obesity as one of the most prevalent health problems among children and adolescents, and as one of the main causes of diseases such as diabetes and hypertension.
Wilson also teaches a treatment of opioid use disorders course through the American Society of Addiction Medicine.<br />Wilson has served as a telehealth attending physician for the geriatric psychiatry unit at Mercy Hospital in Ardmore and has been an addiction psychiatrist and assistant clinical professor of psychiatry at the University of Oklahoma School of Community Medicine in Tulsa, where she also served as medical director for Impact Health Home, an assertive community treatment program for 75 severely mentally ill patients in Tulsa County.<br />Wilson is certified by the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology in Adult Psychiatry and the American Board of Preventive Medicine in Addiction Medicine.
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