The objectives of FMAAU aim to:
- Prepare graduates to assume responsibilities as professional, competent and safe doctor to provide preventive, curative and rehabilitative services.
- Adhere to the established pattern of professional practices within the professional, cultural, legal and ethical boundaries of Sudan and the world.
- Develop skills of critical thinking by using problem solving and evidence-based practice approaches.
- Enhance postgraduate medical training and continuous professional development.
- Undertake research to develop the local community health services and improve the quality of medical care globally.
- Respond to the health needs of their community.
The graduate will be able to apply medical practice using his knowledge in terms of:
- Anatomy, Biochemistry, Cell Biology, Genetics, Immunology, Microbiology, Molecular Biology, Nutrition, Pathology, Pharmacology, Physiology, Clinical Sciences and the principles of Evidence –based medicine.
- Psychological principles and methods.
- Principles and methods of social science in response to the needs of the community.
- The principles, method and knowledge of population health and the improvement of health and healthcare.
- Scientific method and approaches to medical research.
The graduate will be able to
- Use knowledge effectively in a medical context
- Diagnose and manage clinical problems.
- Prescribe drugs safely and effectively.
- Provide suitable care in medical emergencies.
- Carry out practical procedures safely and effectively.
- Practice medicine according to evidence based medicine principles.
- Communicate effectively with patients, relatives and health team members in a medical context.
- Promote the health of individual patients, communities and populations. (Health Advocate)
- Respond to the health needs of the communities that they serve.(Health Advocate)
- Maintain and enhance professional activities through ongoing learning. (Scholar)
- Critically evaluate information and its sources, and apply this appropriately to practice decisions.(Scholar)
- Serve in administration and leadership roles, as appropriate.(Manager)
The graduate will be able to:
- Develop rapport, trust and ethically oriented relationships with patients and families (Communicator).
- Convey effective oral and written information about a medical encounter (Communicator).
- Develop a common understanding on issues, problems and plans with patients and families, colleagues and other professionals to develop a shared plan of care (Communicator).
- Behave according to ethical and legal principles
- Learn, reflect and teach others.
- Learn and work effectively within a multi-professional team.
- Protect patients and improve care (Patients’ Safety).