The department of Community Medicine started in the year 1996. The department handled courses for MBBS and Nursing. The functioning of Urban Health Training Centre (UHTC) & Rural Health Training Centre (RHTC) are under the control of this department. Several research projects related to community health have been done by the department in the past and many are currently in progress.
To be recognized for innovative education, research and clinical care resulting in better health and healthcare locally and globally.
Short term Vision : To enhance health & primary care for our communities, emphasizing rural & underserved areas.
Long term Vision : To create and impart knowledge and skill, providing services that will improve human health and well being.
To improve the health and health care of current and future generations through excellence and innovation in education, research and clinical care.
Values We Cherish
Students are trained in a way that they are: