Department of Community Medicine

This Department imparts Community- Oriented Medical Education (COME) and Community- Based Medical Education which enables the Medical students to appreciate Disease not just in an individual patient but to also have a holistic approach regarding the spectrum of disease in the whole of community. This renders the doctor even more useful to the society as then he may not treat only one individual but prevents hundreds and thousands from the same disease. The Department Museum is well equipped with required models / specimens and equipment for practical demonstrations and tutorials. Field visits of places of Public health importance, Household surveys and research work is being arranged regularly.

Faculty

Lt Col (R) Dr Muhammmad Ashraf Ch
MBBS- DPH- MPH- MSc Adv medical adm- FCPS
Professor & HOD


Col (R) Dr. Muhammad Ashraf Chaudhry is Professor and Head of Community Medicine Department at CMH Lahore Medical College. He is highly qualified- and most experienced Public Health Professional. He has served in Armed Forces for about 25 years on various teaching and administrative appointments. He is excellent and reputable teacher and has vast experience of teaching the subject of Community Medicine / Public Health both to undergraduate and postgraduate medical students. He has written several articles in various newspapers on important public health issues of Pakistan in order to raise awareness among the public. He has created a number of pamphlets / brochures / handbills and literature on important public health issues- to create awareness among the community regarding various health problems. His more than 16 articles have been published in various reputable journals.


Dr Tahira Ahsan
MBBS- MPH
Assistant Professor



Dr Zoofishan Imran
MBBS- DMCH- MSc (Nut)
Assistant Professor