About Family Medicine & Public Health


    The Department of Family Medicine and Public Health, Sultan Qaboos University,     College of Medicine and Health Sciences is an academic and clinical department     dedicated to the advancement of family medicine specialty through the development of     outstanding educational, research, and clinical care programmes aimed at teaching and     providing high quality, patient-centered primary health care. Thus, the mission of the     Department is to enhance the health of the population through leadership in quality     education, research, and patient care in Family Medicine, as well as in different aspects     of Public Health. 


    The Department aspire for

•    Provision of patient and family oriented, comprehensive, high quality, evidence-based and cost effective health care.

•    Development and maintenance of quality medical education for students and residents.

•    Promotion and dissemination of knowledge important to clinical, teaching and improvement of health care of the population.