Department of Medicine
The Department of Medicine is one of the core clinical departments. The subject of Medicine is taught to students of 3rd, 4th and final year MBBS and 3rd year BDS at Islamabad Medical and Dental College. The Department includes general Medicine, Cardiology, Pulmonology, Psychiatry, Dermatology and Emergency room Medicine.
Subject of medicine synthesizes the basic science knowledge into a technique to solve clinical problems.
Students are taught a holistic approach to address patients' medical problems by gaining their confidence, extracting relevant information, identifying important signs & symptoms and remaining sensitive to related social and psychological issues.
Method of teaching comprises a mix of lectures and bed side teaching in the wards with actual patient contact. The training Hospital is fully equipped with necessary teaching aids and departmental libraries.