College of Medicine

Vision & Mission and Objectives

Mission

To prepare competent and compassionate physicians who are able to meet and respond to the changing healthcare needs and expectations of the community, through innovative medical education, research, and health services by collaborating with local and international partners.

Vision

To be a leading national and an internationally accredited and recognized college in innovative medical education by adopting a didactic strategy stands on problem-based learning, self-directed, student-centered, community-based, and community-oriented education. Promoting faculty members' development in their career profession, education, and research is a cornerstone of the college program. To achieve this mission, the college collaborates with national and international partners.

Objectives

  • Train medical students to develop a sound basis for life-long learning, and encourage critical, creative, and innovative thinking.
  • Educate students by re-enforcing the importance of the human nature of their career, so that they could relate sympathetically to patients and families.
  • Motivate students to be interested in academic medicine or biomedical science by providing an environment, in which basic and clinical research are actively pursued.
  • Prepare students who possess a sound appreciation of ethical, legal, and community issues, so that they can be an integral productive part of society.
  • Provide a learner-centered curriculum that integrates strong basic sciences, ethical principles, professional standards, and outstanding clinical training.
  • Provide an intellectually stimulating environment by maximizing and optimizing the number of faculty members in relation to class size.
  • Attract an outstanding and diverse faculty members capable of utilizing the best principals of education and experienced in problem solving approach.

Contact us

Phone

+966-14654-5307

+966-14654-5309

Fax

+966-14624-4592

E-mail: colmed@ju.edu.sa