Students of this subject will have to apply the knowledge they have gained in several areas of medicine for the benefit of the community. They are taught the preventive, curative and promotive aspects of every illness. They are also encouraged to involve in the community during their Compulsory Rotatory Residential Internship (CRRI).
They are trained to be Community Oriented Primary Health Care Physicians
Training in Community Medicine aims at nurturing Primary Care Physicians who can recognize and mange common health problems in the community. The Community-oriented Primary Care Physician will have the ability to identify, prioritize and manage the health problems of the community. He / She would be an effective leader of the health team at primary care level.
Trained to be Community Physician to promote Better Health with a Holistic Approach
Specialize in Research Methodology, Epidemiology & Health Administration.
Teacher, Trainer & Researcher
UHTC is located at Anakaputhur in Kanchipuram District. It is located at a distance of 7
RHTC is located at Sripuram Padapai, which is at a distance of 25 kms from Sree Balaji Medical college & Hospital (SBMCH). The Population covered in field practice area of RHTC is 21,187.
1. Curative and Preventive Services
3.Survey and Research Activities
4.Health education & Health Promotion activities
2. Laboratory services
Post Graduates and Faculty are engaged in various research activities pertaining to current Public Health problems like Diabetes, Hypertension, Obesity, HIV, Malnutrition etc. and its challenges. Research papers are presented by our PG’s and faculty members in various National and International Conferences held within and outside our country.