The department has full faculty strength as per MCI Guidelines and all the faculty members participate in various conferences and seminars organized at national or international level. The distinguished faculty has published 102 research papers in various national & international journals in last three years.
In teaching & training, the approach is multi-disciplinary which includes Epidemiology, Basic Clinical sciences, Healthcare Delivery System, Health Management, Nutrition, Social Sciences and Biostatistics. With these core disciplines, the mission of this department is to develop competencies of the UGs and the PGs to be strong academically, to identify problems and suggest solutions for successful delivery of National Health Programmes, to conduct and promote evidence based research on priority health problems and to provide health care to the community. The department organises workshops and seminars as part of Continuing Medical Education for the doctors.
The department has a Rural Health Training Centre (RHTC), and an Urban Health Training Centre. The RHTC provides medical care, ANC check up , Immunisation services and diagnostic facilities for pregnancy, diabetes ,malaria etc all days of the week. Besides this medical teams comprising of PGs, interns and Medical Officer with nurse and pharmacist organise five clinics a week in villages to provide curative, preventive and health awareness services. A total of 130 such satellite clinics have been organized in last one year in the villages.
The department in association with the Primary Health Centres , Community Health Centres and the District Hospital imparts “hands on” training to the UGs, interns and the PGs. The UGs and PGs are encouraged to conduct projects and present in conferences.
The UHTC provides comprehensive services to the urban area all days of the week. Not only basic services but specialist services are also provided and has radiology, ECG Spirometry and routine diagnostic facilities. Satellite clinics are organized in urban health centre Sector 37D, Gurgaon for urban slum and adjoining population.
Postgraduates passed out from here are placed as faculty in various medical colleges in India and in international organization like World Health Organisation..
The department has played an important role in creating awareness for COVID—19 in all the villages falling under RHTC and the urban slums under the UHTC. The departmental team is providing support to the districts of Rewari & Mahendergarh as directed by the government of Haryana.