Curriculum

MD-MPA PROGRAM

Doctor of Medicine – Master of Public Administration

Major in Health Emergencies and Disaster Management

Effective SY: 2014-2015 (v.2/12/11/13)

YEAR LEVEL

MD-MPA Program

No. of Hours

I

Integrated Basic Sciences I and II (Integrated courses in Human Anatomy (Gross Developmental, History & Neuro-anatomy)-464; Physiology- 324; Biochemistry incl. Nutrition- 288)

1,076

Family and Community Health I

54

Leadership and Ethics

36

Human Growth and Development

36

Health, Social Science and Medicine

36

Integrative Health Care I

36

Introduction to Research in Medicine

54

Total:   MD = 1330 hours

YEAR LEVEL

MD-MPA Program

No. of Hours

II

Integrated Basic Sciences and Clinical Practice I and II

(Integrated courses in Internal Medicine- 156; Pathology(General, Systemic & Clinical)- 221; Pharmacology- 160; Microbiology-96; Parasitology-65; Surgery (incl. Anesthesiology and Pain Medicine)- 155; Obstetrics- 54; Pediatrics- 34; Neurosciences- 60)

1,001

Family and Community and Health I

36

Research Statistics

36

Integrative Health Care II

36

Principles and Strategies of Teaching

36

*Principles and Theories of Emergency Mgt

54(3u)

*Policy and Plan Management

54(3u)

*Research Methods

54(3u)

*Environmental Management

54(3u)

*Management and Leadership in Emergencies

54(3u)

Total:   MD = 1133 hours / * MPA = 15 units

YEAR LEVEL

MD-MPA Program

No. of Hours

III

Clinical and Community Medicine I & II (Integrated courses in Internal Medicine- 228; Surgery(incl. Anesthesiology, Orthopedics and Pain Medicine)- 198; Pediatrics- 222; Obstetrics and Gynecology (incl. Women’s Health)- 120; Neurology-44; Psychiatry- 44; Opthalmology- 32; Otorhinolaryngology- 36; Dermatology- 24;Rehabilitation Medicine- 32)

980

Legal Medicine

60

Family and Community Health III

36

Research Project

36

Integrative Health Care III

54

*Public Health Emergencies I

54 (3u)

* Public Health Emergencies II

54 (3u)

*Epidemiology and Surveillance

54 (3u)

*Mental Health and Psychosocial Care

54 (3u)

*Advanced Cardiac Life Support

54 (3u)

Total:   MD = 1166 / * MPA = 15 units

IV

Junior Internship (Medical Clerkship)

52 weeks

*Thesis

6 units

V

Senior Internship

52 weeks

SUMMARY:

YEAR LEVEL

MD PROGRAM

MPA PROGRAM

I

1330

0

II

1133

15

III

1112

15

IV

52 weeks

(4992)

6

V

52 weeks

(5408)

0

Total

13, 975 (Yr 1-3)

36