Department of Medicine Consists of 03 Medical Units, headed by Professor Dr. Arif Qayyum Khan, Maj. Gen. Naeem Naqi and Brig. Salman Saleem. Cardiology Unit is headed by Brig. Syed Khurram Shahzad.
Medical Students rotate in all three Medical units and Cardiology Unit, where they are exposed to wide range of patients in the wards, OPD’s and Emergency department. Teaching schedule includes interactive lectures and bedside clinical teaching. Emphasis is given to integrated medical teaching. It is mandatory for the medical students to attend the Medical Units in the evening. Intensive bedside teaching is done by the faculty members, not below the rank of Assistant Professor. Students are exposed to sub-specialties like Gastroenterology, Hepatology, Cardiology Oncology, Pulmonology, Neurology, Nephrology, Rheumatology, Endocrinology, Psychiatry and Dermatology during their rotations.
Clinicopathological conferences are held on regular basis where the students prepare CPC under the supervision of faculty members. All presentations are made by the students.
Students are assessed on UHS and NUMS format at the end of each rotation. Assessment includes OSPE’s, short and long cases. Midterm assessments and send up examinations are also conducted.
The faculty is nationally and internationally known. Faculty members regularly publish, present and attend National and International meetings.