Chairman's Message

Chairman’s Message

Prof. Dr. Muhammad Tariq Khan
MBBS, FRCS

It gives me immense pleasure to welcome our first batch to Northwest School of Medicine. We are a newly established dynamic and forward looking Medical institution of AHL, committed to become a center of excellence in medical teaching and research. Our first project, Northwest General Hospital has an outstanding reputation as a hospital providing medical treatment and training of international standards to internees and postgraduate trainees.

Choosing where to continue your education is a major decision and I believe that Northwest School of Medicine will be a choice you will not regret, especially if you are ambitious and determined to succeed.

As a project of AHL, Northwest School of Medicine is a state of art medical school with purpose built campus having all the latest teaching and training facilities. Northwest will give all the support and encouragement you need to achieve the success you deserve and to create the future you want for yourself. We value every individual in our care and it is our aim to provide the possible environment in which students can succeed.

Our mission is not only to produce good doctors but to produce good leaders in medicine, good human beings with a feeling of compassion and social service. We keep the students abreast with the latest development in clinical and basic medical sciences through workshops, seminars and conferences arranged by the Department of Medical Education.

We are fortunate to have an experienced, highly committed, dedicated faculty and support staff to ensure the learning environment for our students. We seek to instill in our students a passion for learning that will bring the knowledge and understanding they will need to make a positive contribution to the communities in which they live and work. We encourage high academic standards and have high expectation of personal discipline and motivation from our students.

We follow a curriculum based on integrated and inter-disciplinary teaching of basic sciences and clinical medicine. We emphasize on hands-on training in clinical skills for which we have established a full-fledged and fully equipped Clinical Skills Lab.

Wishing you best of luck in your future careers.

Vision

A School of Medicine to achieve National and International eminence in graduate, postgraduate and continuing medical education, research, bioethics and community health services.

Mission

Educate medical students, scientist, health care professionals and public. Conduct research and provide patient centered holistic ethical care to prevent, diagnose and treat human illnesses with emphasis on developing skills and habits of lifelong learning and producing world class leaders in the field of medicine. Further improve the health of community by setting standards of excellence in medical education, research and patient care.

Further improve the health of community by setting standards of excellence in medical education, research and patient care.

Core Values:

The values will serve as the basis for Northwest School of Medicine's efforts to fulfill its mission and achieve its vision for the future in teaching, research, clinical practice and service. The core values of the Northwest School of Medicine are:

  1. Commitment to our mission and strong, confident belief in our work.
  2. Excellence and integrity in teaching, research and service.
  3. Striving to maintain the highest ethical standards and accept accountability for all we do and say.
  4. Leadership in medical education and health care, especially for the economically disadvantaged.
  5. Commitment to serve our community, the naon and world through public health programs, medical care, and health education.
  6. Unrelenting pursuit of knowledge through research and life-long learning.
  7. Commitment to cultural diversity among faculty, staff and students.

Goals and Objectives:

The academic program leading to the M.B.B.S from the Northwest School of Medicine is structured to produce leaders in the field of medicine who are knowledgeable of the principles of modern science, and who have mastered the art of critical thinking in clinical decision-making process in order to engage in the practice of medicine as competent professionals. The graduates of this program are expected to exhibit compassion and professional attitudes and conducts. They are expected to be self-directed, committed and life-long learners who adhere to ethical standards of behavior and serve diverse populations.