Community Medicine

Department of Community Medicine Is the Subject of Fourth year B.H.M.S. It includes theory lectures, indoor Practical and field visits.The Family Study is carried out under the programme called Domiciliary Health care System. Under this programme students adopt the families for promoting heath of people, Preventing Diseases and protecting health of people. It provides opportunity for community learning among students. During The Internship, Interns Are Deputed In the Department Of Community Medicine.


     This Subject is a study of health and disease in the population of defined communities in order to identify their health needs. It involves planning implementation and evaluation of health programs to effectively meet the needs of community. Community medicine provides comprehensive health services ranging from preventive, curative, to rehabilitative services.


Dr. R.L. Kantode

Professor & HOD