Announcement for Final Part II(6-2018) Supplementary
M.B.,B.S, Dip.Med.Sc(Medicine Rehabilitation),
M.Med.Sc,Dr.Med.Sc(Rehabilitation Medicine),Dip.Med Ed
Professor and Head
The Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation was established in 1970, starting with the out-patient department (only), at North Okkalapa General Hospital. At that time, physiotherapy treatments were provided by physiotherapists. In 2003, a consultant physiatrist was posted and in 2005 to 2009, two physiatrists (specialist AS) were assigned. Since from then, out-patient and in-patient departments were upgraded at 2009 in Thida building. The out-patient department is situated at ground floor and the in-patient department is at the second floor of the building. The department undertakes care of patients requiring any kind of physiotherapy and services offered through the physiotherapy as well as medical treatment.Post graduate, M.Med.Sc (Rehabilitation Medicine) course was started in UM 2 since 2013. Previously two years course and now three years course started in 2014. Dr.Med.Sc (Rehabilitation Medicine) course was started in UM 2 since 2017.
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M.B,B.S, Dip. Med.Sc(Medical Rehabilitation)
M.Med.Sc, Dr (rehabilitation Medicine)
To produce competent Rehabilitation and Physical Medicine specialist (Physiatrist) who can lead the multidisciplinary rehabilitation teamin all rehabilitation setting.
To provide rehabilitation medicine specialists who are knowledgeable at an advanced level in rehabilitation practice with sufficient skills to diagnose and manage the problems of musculoskeletal disorders, neurological rehabilitation, orthopedic rehabilitation, community based rehabilitation, and sports medicine rehabilitation in accordance with national health needs.
The objectives of the course are to produce:
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