Department of Community Medicine

The Department  of Community Medicine is distinguished by a strong faculty. It is devoted to the promotion of public health through education, research, population-based and patient-centered advocacy, and community service.
Our goal in teaching students is to provide them with the skills, knowledge, and perspectives needed to understand the essential links between the social, physical, and economic environments and the health of individual patients and their families.


Teaching is carried out as lecture classes, with audio visual aids, symposium, tutorials, seminars  and group discussions. Department is well equipped with excellent departmental library and a separate museum.

Every year student visits to various health institutions, Water treatment plants and sewage clearance plants, Primary Health Care and Voluntary Organizations etc to learn the practical aspects of the subject. Free medical camps are arranged in and around Tirumangalam and nearby villages to provide health education and medical aid to patients. Improved skills in Planning and providing services for the Promotion. Maintenance Monitoring and Restoration of Health  for the individuals, Families and Communities at large. Students are encouraged to participate in various health and social welfare activities in association with N.S.S. wing of the college.

H.O.D:  Dr. J.Pooja Anbu, B.H.M.S., M.D.(Hom)
Dr. Yuvaraj, MBBS

 


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