Sree Balaji Medical College & Hospital situated at Chrompet, Chennai was established in the year 2003 and is a constituent college of Bharath University. The college is a private, non-profit, self-financing medical Institution, pledged to the service of community. It is a constituent Institution of Bharath Institute of Higher Education and Research (BIHER). BIHER is approved by the University Grants Commission (UGC) and is accredited by the National Assessment and Accreditation Council (NAAC) with the highest grade of – A.
Established in 2003 as the Department of Community Medicine, the Department took an early leadership role in developing programs to improve the health of communities. Today, the Department of Community Medicine is a diverse collection of educational, research, out reach services and clinical programs which are united in seeking ways of improving the health of our communities . The Community Physician demonstrates excellence in academics, research, and leadership skills. The Community Medicine Department is committed to educating medical students to be community responsive primary care physicians who meet the health care needs of the community and the country, including rural and medically underserved communities.
The Community Medicine Department is committed to educate the importance of Public Health and Preventive Medicine & to promote healthy living conditions in the community.
To contribute to the development of a Disease free Human Society by sensitizing the medical professionals by imparting,
The goal of undergraduate teaching / training in Community Medicine is directed towards achievement of “Better Health for All”.