Makran Medical College

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Mekran Medical College
مکران طبی کالج
TypePublic Government institute
Established2017
PrincipalDr. Prof. Sayed Abdul Rauf Shah
Academic staff
Anatomy, Bio-chemistry, physiology, pathology, pharmacology,Forensic Medicine and Toxicology, community medicines
Students50 per year
Location
34°12′17″N 73°14′00″E / 34.2046°N 73.2332°E / 34.2046; 73.2332
Campus50 acres (20 ha)
AffiliationsUoB, PMDC, CPSP, PNC, HEC
Websitehttps://www.facebook.com/mmcturbat/
Divisional Headquarters Hospital Turbat
DHQ Turbat
Flag of the Red Crescent.svg
Geography
LocationTurbat, Balochistan, Pakistan
Organisation
Care systemFederal Ministry of Health
Balochistan Department of Health
Hospital typeTeaching
Affiliated universityMakran Medical College
Services
StandardsISO 9001:2000
WHO
Emergency departmentI
Links
ListsHospitals in Pakistan

Mekran Medical College (MMC) (Urdu: مکران طبی کالج‎, Balochi: مکران طبی کالج‎) is a public medical institute located in Turbat, Balochistan, Pakistan. It is one of several medical colleges affiliated to the University of Balochistan and was recently recognized by the Pakistan Medical and Dental Council.[1] MMC is home to 500 students in the MBBS program, with clinical rotations occurring at District Headquarters Hospital, Turbat. Faculty members hold appointments at basic sciences and clinical departments. There are full-time faculty members consisting of lecturers, assistant professors, associate professors and professors at MMC.

History[edit]

In 2010, both the federal government and provincial government decided that more medical colleges were needed in the province to improve medical education, research and healthcare in Balochistan. Dr. Malik Baloch, former Chief Minister of Balochistan, led the way to construction of 3 medical colleges outside of the Quetta region in Turbat, Khuzdar and Loralai.

Academics[edit]

Undergraduate programs[edit]

  • Bachelor of Medicine & Bachelor of Surgery (MBBS)

Recognition[edit]

MMC is fully recognized by the Pakistan Medical and Dental Council (PMDC).

Campus[edit]

Administration[edit]

Principal: Dr Rauf Shah

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