College of Medicine
Doctor of Medicine Program of DLSMHSI provides quality medical education that promotes academic excellence, scholastic diligence, scientific attitudes, and relevant experience. It offers an integrated curriculum that is problem- and community oriented. The curriculum promotes the use of clinical teaching materials based on its milieu, a holistic approach to the treatment of patients, and the respect for patient’s rights and dignity. The graduates are encouraged to exemplify in their lives a Christian consciousness, the highest standard of moral values, and ethics in their training and practice of medicine. The graduates are expected to be prepared for complete clinical practice in specialization, research, teaching, and service to their fellow men and women regardless of race, creed, or socioeconomic status. Furthermore, The MD program also provides comprehensive extension services and undertakes socially-relevant research with emphasis on the utility of traditional and herbal medicine, infectious diseases and tropical medicine, malnutrition, community mental health, and trauma care.