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OVERVIEW

 

The Department of Community Medicine at SMIMS was established in 2001 and covers the following subjects:

  • Epidemiology
  • Biostatistics
  • Research Methodology
  • Sociology
  • Nutrition
  • Health Management
  • Health Communication
  • Health Environment and Medical Entomology
  • Health System and Health Programs
  • Health related policies, laws
  • Communicable & NCD's including National Health programs

 

KEY FEATURES

  • Use epidemiology as a scientific tool to make rational decisions relevant to communities and individuals for preventive, promotive, curative and rehabilitative care.
  • Diagnose and manage public health problems prevailing in the community keeping in mind the existing health care system in the context of the prevailing socio-cultural beliefs.
  • Guides the health system at policy, planning, implementing and evaluation level.

 

CORE COMPETENCIES

  • Research
  • Trains the medical (MBBS & MD students of all streams) and paramedical staff.
  • Technical support and monitoring the national health program.
  • Health promotion and disease prevention in community.
  • Community awareness for disease prevention and control.
  • Outbreak investigation and containment.

FACULTY

I am proud that you intend to join SMIMS, which over more than a decade has created a niche for itself as one of the most sought after medical institution.”

 

Brig (Dr.) Vijay Kumar Mehta

Dean, SMIMS

BENEFITS

RESEARCH

 

The areas of research include:Community based public health research; Estimate disease burden; Framing policies for disease control; Monitoring and evaluation

NEWS AND EVENTS

NEWS

May 21,2020

DR. BHIM PRASAD DHAKAL JOINS SMIMS AS ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR

DR. BHIM PRASAD DHAKAL JOINS SMIMS AS ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR

EVENTS

October 05,2020
Virtual Conference

ICONBAP 2020 Virtual Conference

Online, Virtual