School of Medicine and Clinical Sciences

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