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Master of Medicine (Paediatrics)

OVERVIEW


Master of Medicine (Paediatrics) is a professional course offered by Faculty of Medicine & Health Sciences, Universiti Putra Malaysia. It is a four-year programme in which at the end of it, the candidates will acquire the core and essential knowledge of general paediatrics as well as various subspecialities in paediatrics. The knowledge includes basic fundamental theories, the essential clinical skills and sound clinical management concepts including human management aspect.

This programme is expected to produce paediatricians to address the shortage of paediatricians in both the government and private sectors. The programme will also lead to the training of future lecturers and educators for the undergraduate medical degree programmes in Malaysia. Moreover, the candidates for the programme will be exposed to research methodologies and is expected to embark on future researches to enhance the quality of care in paediatric services in the country.

The programme will also produce paediatricians who would go on to subspeciality fields such as cardiology, neurology, oncology and others to further improve the standard of child care.

CURRICULUM STRUCTURE

Year 1
-Theories: Basic Medical Sciences and Basic Sciences Pediatrics.

-Clinical Posting: General Paediatrics, Paediatric and Neonatology Foundation

-Acts as a medical officer in-charged of the wards under the supervision of a consultant.

 
Year 2 & 3

-Students will undergo 8 posts in 2 years from the sub field of Pediatrics (Elective Courses).

-Students are assigned under the supervision of a consultant, wards, treating patients as well as night shift. -

-Research project began in the beginning of the year 2.
 
 
Year 4

-Training: Advanced Pediatrics and students will be given the option to undergo Elective Sub Division.

-Presentation of the Reseacrh Project Reports.

  

ENTRY REQUIREMENT


Candidates must meet the following conditions:

1. Malaysian citizen.

2. Has MBBS, MBChB, MD or its equivalent from a recognized university.

3. Fully registered with the Malaysian Medical Council (MMC).

4. Has the clinical experience for at least 1 year after full registration.

5. Meet the admission requirements set by the university and Ministry of Health Malaysia (applicable for MOH's officer).


FEES

Fee structure


CONTACT INFORMATION

Programme Coordinator : Dr. Johan Aref Jamaluddin,  Department of Paediatrics

Contact number             : 03-89472610

 

Updated:: 13/06/2017 [nurulsofia]

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