Qassim College Of Medicine Buraidah
Qassim College of Medicine located in Buraydah, in Saudi Arabia. College of Medicine in Qassim University was established in the academic year 2000-2001 and became a regional leader in medical education. It is the first medical college in Saudi Arabia adopts the Problem-Based learning curriculum. The curriculum is oriented towards training students to undertake the responsibilities of a physician of first contact who is capable of looking after preventive, promotive, curative and rehabilitative aspects of medicine. Qassim College of Medicine touts an advanced educational program that leads to graduate competent doctors, who are able to understand and meet the needs of Saudi society and providing health service at a high level of professional medical knowledge. The undergraduate program in Qassim College of Medicine extends for 6 years (twelve semesters). It serves study in the Bachelor period without specialty in any course at this stage, the students are specialized after joining the postgraduate program. Qassim College of Medicine includes these departments: Anatomy and Histology Physiology, Pathology, Pharmacology and Therapeutics, Surgery, Pediatrics, Obstetrics & Gynecology, Ophthalmology, Ear Nose and Throat, Orthopedics, Family and Community Medicine, Radiology and Imaging, Dermatology, and Psychiatry. Qassim College of Medicine aims to improve the health of the society by preparing competent health professionals who are able to respond to the changing health care needs.