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School of Medicine and Clinical Sciences

Dr. Gardner Syakantu

Dr. Gardner Syakantu
MB ChB, MMed, FCS
Dean – Medicine & Clinical Sciences
 

Welcome to the Levy Mwanawasa Medical University (LMMU) School of Medicine and Clinical Sciences. The Chainama College of Health Sciences, Dental Training School, Levy Mwanawasa University Teaching Hospital and Chainama Hills Hospital have been integrated into the LMMU. The LMMU School of Medicine is recognized nationally and internationally for excellence in educating and training healthcare workers for Zambia and the Southern Africa region. The academic staff of the School of Medicine and Clinical Sciences are renown for their dedication to inspiring students to prepare for careers as healthcare practitioners and researchers, and for deploying best global practices in pedagogy and healthcare management.

The School of Medicine and Clinical Sciences currently offers the following academic programmes:

1. Degree Programmes

    Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery (MBChB)
    Bachelor of Science in Clinical Sciences
    Bachelor of Science in Clinical Anaesthesia
    Bachelor of Science in Clinical Ophthalmology
    Bachelor of Science in Optometry
    Bachelor of Science in Mental Health and Clinical Psychiatry

2. Advanced Diploma Courses

    Advance Diploma in Clinical Anaesthesia
    Advanced Diploma in Clinical Ophthalmology

3. Diploma Courses

    Diploma in Dental Therapy
    Diploma in Dental Technology
    Diploma in Clinical Medical Sciences General
    Diploma in Clinical Medical Sciences Psychiatry
    Diploma in Optometry
    Diploma in Emergency Medical Care

 4. Certificate Courses

    Certificate in Community Health Assistants (HIV Medics)
    Certificate in Dental Assisting
    Certificate in Emergency Medical Care