The department of Obstetrics and Gynecology at MUHAS is the largest and oldest among all medical school in Tanzania with a total of 12 formal academic staff who received their professional clinical and research training in various local, regional and internationally renowned universities. Clinical training is also assisted by a number of honorary lecturers and experienced Obstetricians and Gynecologists at the Muhimbili National Hospital which serve as the University’s teaching hospital.
The department is currently offering medical undergraduate training, Masters of Medicine in Obstetrics and Gynecology and Doctoral studies. The current undergraduate and Masters-degree programs follow the newly revised competence based curricula with rigorous skills training and evaluation. The department also receives and train international elective students whose number has progressively increased in more recent years. These students mainly come from Belgium, United Kingdom, Germany, Austraria, Austria, Sweden, China, Ukraine, Scotland and The Netherlands. The department enjoys extensive interdisciplinary, local, regional and international research collaboration. According to the departmental strategies for 2013/2018 the launch of super specialty clinical programs and short courses is underway.
SCHOOL OF MEDICINE
P.O. Box 65001
Dar es Salaam
Tel: Direct: +255-22-2151680, Tel: +255 22 2150302-6 (Ext. 1008 Dean, 1276 OMS)