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      LEARN FROM T HE WOR LD
              “If you save one life, you’ll save the life of the whole mankind”




               Approved by the Ministry of Higher Education and
               Scientific Research - United Arab Emirates

               Listed in WHO World Directory of Medical Schools

               Listed in IMED under the auspices of Faimer

               Global Alliance for Medical Education

               International Association for Dental Research

               An International Association For Medical Education

               Institute of International Education (IIE)




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                 gulf medical
                  university
GMU VISION                                                      GMU MISSION
The Vision of Gulf Medical University is to be a leading        It is the Mission of the Gulf Medical University
contributor to the continuous improvement of the                to strengthen and promote excellence in medical
nation’s health care delivery system through the pursuit        education, biomedical research and patient care.
of excellence in medical education, biomedical research
and health care services. The University aspires to             GMU is committed to prepare a highly skilled health
provide a unique learning experience of high quality to         workforce made up of health care professionals, health
our students and produce graduates whose competence             management and support workers and health science
will help them to make a significant contribution to the        investigators in order to meet the health care needs of
health of the community through pursuit of academia,            the nation and the region.
research and healthcare.
The University aspires to attract the best of students          GMU will strive to produce health care professionals
by offering a variety of excellent programs supported           who will integrate the advances in research with the
by quality administration and student support services.         best clinical practices.
The University aspires to be known for excellence and
impact of its research on the educational milieu of the         GMU will promote health services, which incorporate
nation and the outcomes of clinical care. The University        the latest advances in scientific knowledge in a manner
aspires to be an integral part of the community through         that supports education and research for the benefit of
transfer of knowledge, continuous dialogue with the             the community.
country’s health care planners and enhanced community
services.


LICENSE & RECOGNITION
BPT Program of the university has received initial accreditation by the U.A.E. Ministry of Higher Education and Scientific
Research. The curriculum for the courses is based on the general guidelines and norms laid down in the Standards
published by the Commission for Academic Accreditation, Ministry of Higher Education and Scientific Research, UAE.


UNIVERSITY DIVISIONS AND                                        CENTER FOR CONTINUING EDUCATION AND
ACADEMIC PROGRAMS                                               COMMUNITY OUTREACH
The University has six academic divisions offering
following degree & non degree programs:                         CertifiCate Course (10 months)
                                                                • Dental Assistant • Medical Assistant - Laboratory
COLLEGE OF MEDICINE                                             • Medical Assistant - Administration • Nurse Assistant
• MBBS - Bachelor of Medicine & Bachelor of Surgery             • Medical Assistant - Clinical
                                                                • Physical Therapy Assistant • Pharmacy Assistant
COLLEGE OF ALLIED HEALTH SCIENCES                               CertifiCate Course (short term)
• BPT - Bachelor of Physical Therapy                            • Introduction to Health Careers • Certificate In
COLLEGE OF PHARMACY                                             Medical Terminology • Clinical Nutrition • Medical
• Pharm D - Doctor of Pharmacy                                  Billing and Coding • Medical Insurance Billing
                                                                • Phlebotomy • Dental office Management
COLLEGE OF DENTISTRY                                            • Nutrition for Sports and Human Performance • Legal
• DMD - Doctor of Dental Medicine                               Fundamentals of Health Care and Public Health • ECG
                                                                and Rhythm Interpretation • Infection Control for
COLLEGE OF GRADUATE STUDIES                                     Non-clinical Healthcare Workers • Geriatrics Health
Masters Program (2 years)                                       Care • Pharmacy Review • Pharmaceutical Sales and
• MS - Clinical Pathology • MS - Toxicology
                                                                Marketing • ECG Monitor Technician • Basic Surgical
• MPH - Master of Public Health
Post Graduate Diploma Programs (1 year)                         Skills • Basic Arabic for Health Professionals
• Diploma in Toxicology                                         WEEKEND WORKSHOPS ON Basic Surgical Skills &
                                                                Fundamentals of EKG
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                                                           MESSAGE FROM
                                                           PRESIDENT
Dear Students,
Welcome to Gulf Medical University, one of the             delivery of health care & to promote active learning.
premier universities in this region. We are here to
help you to succeed in your chosen career under the        The Mission of the university is to fulfill our
expert guidance of a team of well-experienced and          commitment to prepare skilled professionals who
highly qualified faculty and staff.                        will meet the health care needs of the nation and the
                                                           region by integrating the advances in research with
The facilities at the University have been designed to
                                                           the best practices for the benefit of the community
provide a student friendly environment that promotes
                                                           that they serve.
student participation as a major component in the


                                                                                            thumbay moideen
                                                                                             Founder President
                                                                                          Board of Governors - GMU




                                                           MESSAGE FROM
                                                           PROVOST
Dear Students,
On behalf of the President, the faculty, administration    standards for our students and ourselves and the
and the student body, I am delighted to welcome you to     commitment of the administration and staff in every
the Gulf Medical University also known as GMU!             aspect of our mission and your contribution as a member
                                                           of the university community we will together realize the
The university learning community will now be made up
                                                           potential to deliver the vision of GMU.
of students working to become practicing physicians,
pharmacists, dentists and physical therapists, a multi-    The leadership of the faculty and staff at GMU is
professional group very much like the multi-professional   engaged in efforts to strengthen teaching, learning,
healthcare delivery teams of the 21st Century. We hope     research and creativity both at the undergraduate and
at GMU as you “Study together today to work together       graduate levels. GMU’s mission is focused on assuring
tomorrow” you will share the large pool of knowledge       the quality of its programs to the university student
and experience that is available in the different health   population. Active research combined with public
related disciplines with each other and grow to respect    service is also an integral part of our mission particularly
the contribution made by each health profession to         as they strengthen opportunities for learning.
provide comprehensive health care to the community         As you become familiar with the campus, your mentors
you will together serve in the future.                     and your peers, you will surely be impressed with the
Members of the faculty, as well as students and staff      multifaceted and rich academic environment. We are
have help build this institution that is attracting        confident that your contributions to the lives of fellow
regional, national and international attention. With a     students, your chosen career field and the university will
faculty committed to maintaining strong academic           be marked by excellence. Welcome.

                                                                                              Prof. Gita ashok raj
                                                                                                    Provost GMU
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                                                               MESSAGE FROM
                                                               ASSOCIATE DEAN

 Dear Students,                                                physiology, injury mechanisms, disorders requiring
                                                               physical therapy, aspects of rehabilitation, safety
 Welcome to the Physical Therapy Program at College of         concerns and patient documentation.
 Allied Health Sciences, GMU.
                                                               You are dedicated to improving the ability of an
 Gulf Medical University is emerging as the leading            individual to function successfully regardless of the
 center in the Middle East for educating professionals         reason for disability: disease or trauma, developmental
 in a broad array of healthcare fields. The College of         or acquired, acute in nature or chronic also contributes
 Allied Health Sciences (CoAHS) which works under              significantly to the development of standards of practice
 the broader umbrella of GMU is committed to strive for        in Physical Therapy
 moulding the Physical Therapists of tomorrow - who
 are knowledgeable, competent and ethical clinicians -         The profession of Physical Therapy has grown by leaps
 sensitive to the cultural and social service needs of the     and bounds in a short span of time. Physical therapists
 society.                                                      are readily employed all over the world since they offer
                                                               a variety of clinical knowledge and expertise, adding
 We hope to accomplish this goal by providing a dynamic        to the diversity of the professional community. We are
 and challenging curriculum, focusing on our students          ushering into a new arena of DPT as the pioneers in
 and blending the best of both traditional and modern          UAE. DPT Program at CoAHS is likely to start in near
 pedagogical methods: large group lectures, small group        future. This step has been taken to facilitate the skills of
 discussions, case-based learning and computerized             PT’s paving ways for their bright career opportunities at
 instruction.                                                  International level.
 The BPT curriculum has been revised to keep up to the         Enormous academic workload is required to meet the
 expanding knowledge base of Physical Therapy. We have         competencies for Physical Therapy practice. You will be
 also given top priority for one-to-one clinical teaching at   entering a competitive program and there may be times
 our clinical education facilities. To enhance the clinical    when the academic climate becomes quite stressful,
 skills along with class room teaching students will be        I hope that you will take it as a challenge and soar
 posted at various centers throughout the duration of          ahead of stumbling blocks to be a competent Physical
 study. Various instructional strategies and technologies      Therapist. Throughout your academic period at GMU
 will be used to teach you about career opportunities          the faculty members will be available to guide and assist
 and their associated roles and new responsibilities,          you in your preparation for a challenging future ahead.
 legal and ethical issues, patient diversity, anatomy and




 With profound warm wishes we invite                                                      Praveen Kumar. K
 you to become a part of our exciting                                                        Associate Dean
                                                                                    College of Allied Health Sciences
 and dynamic college.


College of Allied
 Health Sciences
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                                                             BPT
                                                             PROGRAM

INTRODUCTION:
The development of a need based educational system           • To make facilities for qualified students of all
will transform the society and lead it into the fast           nationalities to study Physical Therapy in the U.A.E.
developing world. All developed nations of the world         • To introduce recent innovations in educational
have reached their present level of growth only through        techniques and re-orientation of Physical Therapy
development of science and technology with properly            Education to meet the needs of the society.
planned educational systems of excellence.
                                                             ELIGIBILITY OF ADMISSION:
DURATION OF COURSE PROGRAMME:                                Candidates for admission to the first year of the degree
                                                             courses in B.P.T. should have passed the Higher
The total duration of the B.P.T. programme will be four
                                                             Secondary Certificate (H.S.C.) Examination or Advanced
years. The course is organized in a semester pattern for
                                                             Supplementary (AS) level Examination after a period of
achieving better teaching and learning. Two semesters
                                                             12 years of study with Biology, Chemistry and Physics as
will be covered in one academic year and thus the entire
                                                             the main subjects or any other examinations considered
four years of course will be covered in 8 semesters. After
                                                             equivalent with proficiency in English. Candidates
the successful completion of the B.P.T. Programme, a         who have passed the advanced supplementary (AS)
6 months Compulsory Resident Rotating Internship             level examination with two of the subjects (Physics,
(CRRI) training shall be organized for the graduates. The    Chemistry and Biology) will be considered eligible for
B.P.T. degree shall be awarded only after the satisfactory   admission provided they have completed all the three
completion of the Internship.                                subjects (Physics, Chemistry and Biology) in their O
                                                             levels. Age limit for Admission A candidate seeking
                                                             admission to these courses should have completed
CURRICULUM:                                                  the age of 17 years at the time of admission or would
The curriculum and the syllabi for the course shall be
                                                             complete. The applicant should be proficient in spoken
based on the general guidelines of the Ministry of Higher
                                                             and written English and Science terminology. The
Education, Government of U.A.E. and as approved by
                                                             applicant mustproduce documentary proof of having
the Academic Council from time to time. The medium
                                                             passed the TOEFL or equivalent examination in English
of instruction is English.
                                                             Language proficiency with a minimum TOEFL score of
                                                             500 (written) or its equivalent.
AIMS & OBjECTIVES:
• To maintain excellence in academic standards and           THE PHYSICAL THERAPIST
  to establish programmes to meet the ever expanding
                                                             Physical Therapists (PTs) are health care professionals
  needs of Physical Therapy education and to graduate
                                                             who diagnose and treat individuals of all ages, from
  a student who is intellectually, scientifically,
                                                             newborns to the very oldest, who have medical
  ethically and morally strong as a competent Physical
                                                             problems or other health-related conditions that limit
  Therapists.
                                                             their abilities to move and perform functional activities
• To provide an opportunity for the local citizens of the
                                                             in their daily lives. PTs examine each individual and
  U.A.E. to educate their children in medicine in their
                                                             develop a plan using treatment techniques to promote
  own country.
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 the ability to move, reduce pain, restore function and        WHERE DO PHYSICAL THERAPISTS PRACTICE?
 prevent disability. In addition, PTs work with individuals    Although many Physical Therapists practice in hospitals,
 to prevent the loss of mobility before it occurs by
                                                               over 80 percent practice in:
 developing fitness and wellness oriented programs for
 healthier and more active lifestyle. Physical Therapists      • Outpatient clinics
 provide care for people in a variety of settings, including   • Inpatient rehabilitation facilities
 hospitals, private practices, outpatient clinics, home        • Skilled nursing, extended care or sub-acute facilities
 health agencies, schools, sports and fitness facilities,      • Rehabilitation Homes
 work settings and nursing homes. State licensure is           • Educators or research centers
 required in each state in which a Physical Therapist          • Schools
 practices. All PTs must receive a graduate degree from        • Hospitals
 an accredited Physiotherapist program before taking           • Industrial, workplace or other occupational
 the licensure evaluation that allows them to practice.          environments
                                                               • Fitness centers and sports training facilities

 Program Structure
 PROGRAM STRUCTURE
 The Bachelor of Physiotherapy (B.PT) is a 4 year program consisting of three and a half years
 of coursework and 6 months of compulsory rotating internship.


           PT 1101 Human Behaviour & Socialization
         PT 1101 Human Behaviour & Socialization
           PT 1102 Human Anatomy
         PT 1102 Human Anatomy
   I BPT   PT 1103 Human Physiology & Biochemistry                    Professional     Human Behaviour & Socialization
 I BPT   PT 1103 Human Physiology & Biochemistry                   Professional   Human Behaviour & Socialization
    1 yr   PT 1104 Basic Med. Electronics & Comp. App                Examination       Human Anatomy
  1 yr                                 & Comp. App
         PT 1104 Basic Med. ElectronicsPatient Care & First
           PT 1105 Fundamentals of                                 Examination    Human Anatomy
duration PT 1105 Fundamentals of Patient Care & First Aid
 duration Aid                                                           of
                                                                     EndEnd of Human Physiology & BiochemistryBiochemistry
                                                                                   Human Physiology &
                                                                                  Basic Med. Electronics & Comp.
            PT 1106 Physiotherapy Orientation
          PT 1106 Physiotherapy Orientation                         2nd2nd termApp Basic Med. Electronics & Comp. App
                                                                        term
            PT 1107 Clinical Education
          PT 1107 Clinical Education



          PT 2101 Electrotherapy
            PT 2101 Electrotherapy                                                      Electrotherapy
                                                                                  Electrotherapy
          PT 2102 Exercise Therapy & Massage
            PT 2102 Exercise Therapy & Massage                                         Exercise Therapy
                                                                                  Exercise Therapy & Massage & Massage
    BPT
 IIII BPT PT 2103 Biomechanics of Human Motion
            PT 2103 Biomechanics of Human Motion                   Professional Biomechanics of Human of Human Motion
                                                                      Professional Biomechanics Motion
     yr
   1 1 yr PT 2104 Microbiology
            PT 2104 Microbiology                                   Examination Microbiology
                                                                      Examination Microbiology
duration PT 2105 Pathology
 duration PT 2105 Pathology                                             of
                                                                     EndEnd of Pathology
                                                                                    Pathology
          PT 2106 Pharmacology
            PT 2106 Pharmacology                                        term
                                                                    4th 4th termPharmacology
                                                                                     Pharmacology
          PT 1107 Clinical Education
            PT 1107 Clinical Education


           PT 4101 PT in Musculoskeletal Disorders                                PT in Musculoskeletal Disorders
             PT 4101 PT in Musculoskeletal Disorders                                   PT in Musculoskeletal Disorders
Third &    PT 4102 PT in Cardio-respiratory Disorders                             PT in Cardio-respiratory Disorders
  Third &    PT 4102 PT in Cardio-respiratory Disorders                                PT in Cardio-respiratory Disorders
   Final   PT 4103 PT in Neuro-sciences                                           PT in Neuro-sciences
    Final    PT 4103 PT in Neuro-sciences                                              PT in Neuro-sciences
   BPT     PT 4104 PT in Gen, Med., Surgical & OBG                 Professional   PT in Gen, Med.,Surgical & OBG
     BPT     PT 4104 PT in Gen, Med., Surgical & OBG                  Professional     PT in Gen, Med.,Surgical & OBG
           PT 4105 PT in Community Health                          Examination    Research, Biostatistics, Prof.issues
1 1/2 yr     PT 4105 PT in Community Health
           PT 4106 Research, Biostatistics, Prof. issues &           Examination
                                                                     End of
                                                                                       Research, Biostatistics, Prof.issues
                                                                                  & Management
  1 1/2 yr
duration     PT 4106 Research, Biostatistics, Prof. issues &
                    Management                                           End         & Management
                                                                    7th term of Concepts of Bioengineering
                         Management
  duration PT 4107 Concepts of Bioengineering                           7th term       Concepts of Bioengineering
             PT 4107 Concepts of Bioengineering
           PT 1107 Clinical Education
             PT 1107 Clinical Education




                   Compulsory Rotatory Internship
                    Compulsory Rotatory Internship
                            6 Months
                               6 Months
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                                                                 CLINICAL
                                                                 SKILLS LAB
Skills / Simulation labs are now available in both the           like SIM Man and is an ideal place for medical students
university and in the hospital. The clinical skills laboratory   to practice their clinical skill. It offers a safe, controlled
is well equipped with the latest simulation technology           and supervised environment for learning.




                                                                 SIMULATION
                                                                 CENTRE
                                                                 MISSION
GMU Simulation Center is based at the GMC Hospital               To create a safe, controlled and non-threatening
and provides state of the art simulation and scenario-           environment for health professionals to teach, train and
based clinical skills training facilities to all Medical,        assess the cognitive, psychomotor and affective skills
Nursing and Allied Healthcare Professionals.                     ensuring high quality patient care and safety using
                                                                 various simulation technologies.
GMCA Students go Global
    ... with Summer Training Program
                   GMU Students go Global with Summer Training Program




                                                                 Manchester University
                                                                 Hospital, UK
                                                                          Birmingham Womens
                   Oklahoma University
                                         German Hospitals,                Hospital, UK
                   Hospital, USA
                                         Hamburg, Germany
                                                    Swedish Health Authorities
                                                    Sweden

                                               Sousse     University             Ain Shams
                                               Hospital, Sahloul de              Univ, Egypt   Sheikh Zayed Hospital, Pakistan
                                               Sousse, Tunisia         Hamad Medical Corporation, AIIMS,
                                                                       Doha, Qatar                 India
                                                                                                  SRMC Hospitals,
                                                                       Salmaniya                  India
                                                                       Medical                                             Pantai Hospitals
                                                                       Complex,                                            Malaysia
                                                                       Bahrain                                             Universiti Kebangsaan
                                                                                                                           Malaysia
                                                                                                      National Healthcare
                                                                                                      Group, Singapore




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  of f erin g
  A WORLD OF LEARNING
  A N D c L IN Ic A L TR A I NI NG OPPOR TUNI TIE S




                                                            SUMMER TRAINING
                                                            PROGRAM
The Summer Training Program (STP) which is a special        hospitals in several countries, including USA, UK,
feature of our University, is a unique concept introduced   Germany, Singapore, Malaysia, Sweden, Switzerland,
by the University to enable students to get international   India, Pakistan, Iran, Saudi Arabia, Egypt, Bahrain,
exposure and experience in clinical training. Every year    Qatar and Jordan.
the University sends students to participate in STP,
which helps students understand the methodologies           It is of paramount importance that students must be
in healthcare and research and expose them to various       exposed to some of the common as well as rare clinical
nuances of medical advances, which helps in carving         conditions in different countries so that they get a wider
out their own future. Training is conducted in leading      clinical exposure.

               STUDENTS GOT EXPOSURE IN: l GERMANY l U.S.A l UK l SINGAPORE l
                  l MALAYSIA l SAUDI ARABIA l IRAN l OMAN l PAKISTAN l INDIA l




                                                            INFORMATION AND LEARNING
                                                            CENTRE
The Information and Learning Centre provides year-          students in identifying new and additional resources,
round reference and information services and assists        confirming citations and providing instructions on how
students in the development of effective search             to use online databases and search engines.
strategies. Staff members at the learning centre assist




                                                            RESEARCh
                                                            DIVISION
GMU Research Division reaches out to university             cooperation between several outstanding scientists
students, general practitioners and specialists engaged     from within the country and abroad in specific research
in research in biomedical sciences and epidemiology,        projects.
besides school children doing research in biomedical
sciences.                                                   GMU Research Division welcomes and invites scientists
                                                            and doctors from other institutions to utilize the facilities
The aim is to promote close, short and long-term            and conduct joint research activities.
 Ac c R E D i TAT i O N s & M E M b E R s H i p s




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                                                                                     “Healing through knowledge and wisdom”



ABOUT GMCHRC                                                     PATIENT AFFAIRS DEPARTMENT
Gulf Medical College Hospital and Research Centre is the         Affordable quality health care is not only a requirement
constituent teaching hospital of Gulf Medical University,        of the community, but also the principle of the hospital.
the first teaching hospital under the private sector in          The Patient Affairs Department of the GMC Hospital
U.A.E. was started in October 2002 by the Thumbay                takes special care in ensuring that appropriate care is
Group, U.A.E. With its unique approach to healthcare             extended to all sections of the patient population.
bringing together the best professional expertise and
infrastructure, the hospital constantly strives to fulfill its
motto of “Healing through knowledge and wisdom”. The             STUDENT SUPPORT SERVICES
mission of the hospital is to provide comprehensive and          The hospital has a library, lecture halls and seminar
quality health care services to the community and to             rooms providing excellent academic environment for
impart excellent educational opportunities for medical           the students, internet facilities, video conferencing
students in a stimulating environment.                           and other modern tools for medical education add to
                                                                 the learning facilities. Journal Club and Clinical Society
CLINICAL SERVICES                                                meetings are held regularly during which academically
Being a multi-specialty hospital, it houses the                  interesting clinical cases are discussed in detail by
departments of Anesthesiology, Cardiology, Internal
                                                                 different departments. This is a forum where clinical
Medicine, General Surgery, Obstetrics and Gynecology,
Pediatrics, Orthopedics, Ophthalmology, Dermatology,             and pre-clinical faculty interact providing students an
E.N.T. Psychiatry, Urology and with Special Clinics like         insight into important clinical conditions. The GMCHRC
Diabetics Clinic, Well Woman Center and Well Baby                publishes “Synapse”, the monthly newsletter that brings
Clinic. Specialized services include a medical imaging           the personalities & activities of the hospital into focus.
department with state of the art equipment like multi-           The newsletter, in addition, carries very useful articles
slice CT scan, mammography, ultrasound, Colordoppler             on health promotion. Common rooms are available, in
Ultrasound and radiography. An advanced laboratory               the OPD block, complete with internet access for self-
caters to the requirements of all the clinical departments       directed learning, for both male and female students.
and is equipped for regular and advanced investigations          This allows access to online databases both free and
in biochemistry, clinical pathology, serology and                subscribed.
hormone studies. Gulf Medical College Hospital has in-
patient facilities for 250 patients distributed in different     COMMON ROOMS
wards for Internal Medicine, Surgery, Obstetrics and
Gynecology, Pediatrics and well equipped ICU and CCU.            Students appreciate having a room or a desk where they
Additional facilities include VIP suites, private, semi-         can write notes and keep their personal belongings.
private and general wards, which are fully furnished and         Students often describe the advantage of having a place
well equipped to cater to different categories of patients.      where they can be “found” by staff and preceptors. Two
                                                                 rooms has been identified in the OPD block complete
OPERATION THEATRES                                               with internet access for self-directed learning for both
The five modern operation theatres have been                     male and female students. This allows access to online
specifically designed for operative procedures in an             databases both free and subscribed.
ultra-clean environment. Their construction features
include stainless steel walls and ceiling, which allow for
easy cleaning and maintenance.                                   THE HOSPITAL LIBRARY
                                                                 The hospital library is meant to be a reference library
OUT-PATIENT SERVICES                                             only. Photocopying and computer print-out facilities are
The outpatient services function from 9:00am to 1:00pm           available. Computer facilities are available in the library
and from 5:00pm to 9:00pm every day except on Fridays.           and in designated areas in the hospital. Students and
Emergency services and pharmacy work are available               staff are expected to maintain complete silence in the
round the clock on all days.                                     library.
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                                                            CLINICAL
                                                            TEACHING SITES

                      CLINICAL TRAINING FOR THE BPT PROGRAM HAS
                      BEEN ARRANGED IN MULTIPLE SITES:
                      GMC HOSPITAL AND RESEARCH CENTER - This is a
                      250 bed teaching hospital in Ajman.

                      OLD PEOPLE’S HOME, SHARjAH
                      ELDERLY NURSING HOME, AjMAN
                      AjMAN REHABILITATION CENTRE FOR THE
                      DISABLED, AjMAN




                                                            PROPOSED TEAChING
                “Healing through knowledge and wisdom”
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THE CAMPUS
The Gulf Medical University (GMU) Pre-clinical campus      classrooms, laboratories and learning center that are
is located in the Al Jurf Area of Ajman, just behind the   appropriately equipped with up-to-date instructional
Sheikh Khalifa Hospital. The G.M.C. Hospital & Research    and educational aids. GMU encourages social, cultural
Centre (GMCHRC) is located on the RAs Al Khaimah           and other extra-curricular activities and sports to
Main Road in the New Industrial Area of Ajman.             enhance a comprehensive personality development.
                                                           The spacious campus spotted with greenery contains
The GMU and GMCHRC are about 12 Kms from                   student rest rooms, prayer halls, indoor and outdoor
Sharjah and about 40 kms from Dubai. The GMU and           sports facilities, first aid clinic and student car park. The
GMCHRC are linked to the metropolitan cities of Abu        facilities are well connected with each other making it
Dhabi, Dubai, Sharjah, Umm Al Quwain and Ras Al            easy for students to move from one area to another.
Khaimah with roads and highways that make traveling
easy. The GMU campus includes modern facilities with




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is first of its kind in Ajman offering extensive sports,   pool and deck, an extensive fitness suite with a view,
recreation, fitness, health, social and youth programs.    dance and yoga studios, a 3 court tennis center with
                                                           our very own Pro, badminton, squash, volleyball and
The Club is located on the grounds of the Gulf Medical     basketball courts, a soccer/cricket pitch and a ladies only
University with very easy access from Ajman and with       section with a gym and private access to the ladies pool.




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                                 College of Allied
                                  Health Sciences
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                                                          GULF MEDICAL UNIvERSITy
                                                          ALUMNI SOCIETY
The Gulf Medical University Alumni Society exists to        relationships among members of the Society.
support the advancement of the College of Medicine        • To act as advocates for medical, dentistry, pharmacy,
(CoM), College of Dentistry (CoD), College of Pharmacy      physical therapy and other allied health profession
(CoP), College of Allied Health Sciences (CoAHS) and        students.
College of Graduate Studies (CoGS) its faculty, alumni,   • To act as advocates for physicians, dentists,
and student body to actively pursue the philosophy          pharmacists, physical therapists and other allied
of “Excellence in education of health professionals,        health professionals in post doctoral medical and
biomedical research and health care services”.              allied health education programs.
                                                          • To assist in recruiting qualified applicants to CoM,
ALUMNI COUNCIL’S OBjECTIVES                                 CoD, CoP and CoAHS.
GMU realizes the importance of involving Alumni in        • To assist in development activities for CoM, CoD,
its planning for all programs and activities which are      CoP and CoAHS.
targeted at GMU alumni. In view of this fact, an alumni   • To promote and facilitate research in the clinical
council was formed during this academic year and the        department of CoM, CoD, CoP and CoAHS.
goals of this council are the following:                  • To provide counsel as requested by the leaders of
                                                            CoP, CoD, CoP and CoAHS on matters related to the
• To maintain active and interested health professional     College’s advancement
  alumni, promoting fellowship and professional




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                                                             B.P.T. • ANNUAL INTAKE – 25
                                                             Duration of Course
                                                             4 YEARS


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