Undergraduate Programme

The Discipline of Public Health Medicine is involved in the following programmes at undergraduate medical training:

  • Becoming a Professional Module
  • Selective

Goals and Objectives of Public Health Medicine Education of Undergraduate Medical Students

  • Understand the role of epidemiology in evidence-based medicine and health and new medical knowledge;
  • Address social determinants of health and disease, balancing psycho-social and biomedical perspectives
  • Undertake public health and health systems research
  • Apply health measurement (epidemiology, biostatistics and demography) in the monitoring, evaluation and delivery of health services