Department of Medicine

Welcome to the Department of Medicine, Qassim University website.
We are striving to achieve unparalleled excellence in imparting teaching, providing good community surface through patient care and sharing the MOH scientific activities, and conduct high level research.
Our Department provides dedicated training in Medicine to the undergraduate medical students through innovative problem based learning approach.
Our teaching activities include:
Medicine for 4th year students
Clinical Skill 4 for 3rd year students
Clinical skills for 1st, 2nd and 3rd year students and Uniza College
Medicine for ER cases
Medicine for Physiotherapy and Rehabilitation College
Community services:
- Our Department has 10 specialized divisions with 11 full-time clinical faculty members. They provide high level medical care to the Qassim University staff, students and their families.
- sharing the MOH scientific activities
- Supervising a master thesis in other college
At our department we are conducting clinical research in different sub-specialties of Medicine as well as in Medical education to improve our teaching and assessment strategies.
Our teaching objectives:
By the end of the Medical Clerkship the student should:
• Understand the basic medical knowledge needed in the diagnosis and management of common illnesses.
• Master the required skills for appropriate history taking and medical examination
• Acquire the needed skills for approaching common clinical problems including methods of investigations and the most appropriate lines of management.
• Acquire the knowledge and skills necessary to identify and manage emergency health situations.
• Acquire the needed communication skills to Interact effectively with the health team (and appreciate the role of others) in providing medical services.
• Show a responsible behaviour in dealing with patients, colleagues and other staff.
• Continue independent learning and plan their post graduate studies.