FMH Institute of Allied Health Sciences
Fatima Memorial System added another feather to its cap by constituting the first full-fledged institute for Allied Health in Punjab. Allied Health Sciences is a new concept of health care in Pakistan and Fatima Memorial System (FMS) by constituting FMH swcon has demonstrated its commitment and resolve to be bench markers in offering quality education in Allied Health professional courses in Pakistan. An independent Institute of Allied Health Sciences has been established with the sole aim of developing professionals who would be an integral part of the medical team along with doctors and nurses.
The college offers graduate programs in, Medical Imaging Technology, Medical Lab Technology, Speech and Language Pathology, Audiology, Optometry, Dental Hygiene, Dental Technology, Nutrition & Doctor of Physical Therapy (DPT). The association with the FMH College of Medicine & Dentistry and Fatima Memorial Hospital and other established sister institutions enables it to provide the necessary academic and clinical exposure to its students. The Allied Health professionals contribute their expertise to the preventive, curative and rehabilitative care of the patients.
Theoretical component of the course material is presented to the students in the lecture rooms that are fully equipped with the state of the art multimedia tools to facilitate students’ learning. The practical component of these courses is presented in appropriate labs or dissection halls (Anatomy, Physiology, Kinesiology, Medical Physics, Biochemistry, Pathology etc.) that are also completely furnished with all requirements that may facilitate students learning experience to its maximum. Students have full access to the anatomy museum, clinical skills lab, physiotherapy demonstration room, college library, and computer lab. As the college is affiliated with the Fatima Memorial Hospital (a 500 plus bedded tertiary care teaching hospital) the students have complete access to the hospital facilities to fulfill their clinical training in all disciplines.