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Lumbini Medical College and Teaching Hospital

Tansen, Nepal

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Lumbini Medical College and Teaching Hospital

Tansen, Nepal

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Lumbini Medical College and Teaching Hospital

Tansen, Nepal

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Lumbini Medical College and Teaching Hospital

Tansen, Nepal

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Lumbini Medical College and Teaching Hospital

Tansen, Nepal

Lumbini Medical College and Teaching Hospital

(photos of LMC courtesy of Bryan Watt- bryanwatt.com)
Lumbini Medical College (LMC) and Teaching Hospital, affiliated with Kathmandu University, is situated in Tansen, Nepal, and serves a population of more than one million people in western Nepal. LMC is a rural and self-contained institution including a medical college and nursing school. All students, faculty, and staff live on campus. The ultimate aim of the medical program at LMC is not only to enable graduates to acquire competencies in knowledge, skill, and attitudes required of 21st century physicians, but also to provide sufficient opportunity and familiarity serving the rural population of Nepal, where there is great socioeconomic disparity and need for compassionate and empathic health personnel.

Objectives of Lumbini Medical College-
-To conduct Undergraduate and Post-Graduate level of medical education programs in order to produce scientifically competent and socially responsible service-oriented graduates of international standards.
-To conduct research on national health issues/problems, preferably those which facilitate service to the underprivileged or medically deprived population of the country.
-To develop co-ordination and collaboration among national as well as international institutions & universities in areas of research, medical education and capacity development through exchange of faculty and students.

Note: The information for this institution, including the description and the electives it offers, is provided and maintained by the institution. This information is not verified by ECFMG. Interested individuals are encouraged to verify the accuracy and completeness of this information directly with the institution.