school and education

Knowledge

Diligence

Integrity

Department of Paediatrics and Child Health

Chairperson

Dr Hilda Angela Mujuru.

MBChB (UZ), MMed Paeds (UZ), MSc Clin Epi (UZ)

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Tel: +263 4 791631,+263 712 600791

About the Department

The Department of Paediatrics and Child Health at the College of Health Sciences is a key academic hub for child health at the University. The Department is involved in providing clinical services, research, undergraduate and postgraduate training, program and policy support and advocacy for child health through the Ministry of Health and Child Welfare.

Mission

The mission of the Department of Paediatrics and Child Health is to improve the lives of children, their families and communities by providing state of the art in patient care, education and training of future health professionals , research and community service .

Vision

The Department of Paediatrics and Child Health will be a leading educational centre of excellence in clinical care, medical education, research and community engagement.

Objectives:

  • Medical Education: to recruit and retain qualified teaching staff through stimulating current staff to achieve promotions to higher grades through research and advanced medical education.
  • Clinical care: to train enough qualified Paediatric specialists to staff every provincial hospital with at least 3 specialists at each hospital.
  • Research: by initiating collaborative research partners.

 

Contact Details

Department of Paediatrics and Child Health,

University of Zimbabwe - College of Health Sciences

Ground Floor (Parirenyatwa Hospital)

Harare

Tel: +263 4 791631

Fax: +263 4 700877

Mobile: +263 773 250 012

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