Medicine - Pediatrics

  • Degree: PhD
  • Campus: Beirut
  • Faculty: Medicine
  • Department: Clinical Sciences

Program Description

The credit hours requirements for all Doctorate Degree in different specializations consist of 54 Credit Hours taken as follows: • Mandatory and Elective Courses: 45 Credit Hours • Thesis: 9 Credit Hours Doctor degree in clinical specialties requires, in addition to Master Degree in the specialty, a successful completion of at least two years in a hospital fellowship program in the proposed field of specialization. Learning methods include, in addition to lectures, student centered learning activities, workshops, and clinical training.

Study Plan:

Major Core (MC)

Course Code Course Title Credits Hours Distribution Course Type
PEDT901 Embryology for Pediatrics. 2 (2 lec) MC
PEDT902 Genetics for Pediatrics. 1 (1Lec) MC
PEDT903 Physiology for Pediatrics. 1 (1Lec) MC
PEDT904 Medical Biochemistry for Pediatrics 1 (1Lec) MC
PEDT905 Pathology for Pediatrics. 2 (1 Lec, 1 Lab) MC
PEDT906 Pharmacology of Pediatrics 1 (1Lec) MC
PEDT907 Medical Microbiology for Pediatrics 1 (1Lec) MC
PEDT908 Parasitology for Pediatrics 1 (1Lec) MC
PEDT909 Clinical Pathology For Pediatrics And Radio Diagnosis 2 (1Lec,1Lab) MC
PEDT910 Preventive Pediatrics 2 (2Lec) MC
PEDT911 Growth and Development 2 (1Lec,1Cln) MC
PEDT912 Abuse and Neglect Of Children 1 (1Lec) MC
PEDT913 Children with Special Health needs 1 (1Lec) MC
PEDT914 Pathology of Body Fluids and Fluid Therapy 1 (1Lec) MC
PEDT915 Child Abuse 1 (1Lec) MC
PEDT916 Clinical Genetics 1 (1Cln) MC
PEDT917 The Fetus and the Neonatal Infant 2 (1 lec,1Cln) MC
PEDT918 Special Health Problems During Adolescence 1 (1Lec) MC
PEDT919 The Immunologic System and Disorders 1 (1Lec) MC
PEDT920 Pediatric Allergic Disorders and Rheumatologic Diseases of Childhood 2 (1Lec,1Cln) MC
PEDT921 Infectious Diseases. 2 (1Lec,1Cln) MC
PEDT922 Pediatric Gastro-Intestinal Disorders and Nutrition 2 (1Lec,1Cln) MC
PEDT923 Pediatric Cardiology and Pulmonology. 2 (1Lec,1Cln) MC
PEDT924 Pediatric Hematology And Oncology 2 (1Lec,1Cln) MC
PEDT925 Pediatric Nephrology and Endocrine Disorders 2 (1Lec,1Cln) MC
PEDT926 Pediatric Neuromuscular and Psychiatric Disorders 2 (1Lec,1Cln) MC
PEDT927 Common Eye, Ear and Skin Disorders 1 (1Cln) MC
PEDT928 Bone and Joint Disorders 1 (1Cln) MC
PEDT929 Conferences and Meetings 1 (1Lec) MC

Elective (E)

Course Code Course Title Credits Hours Distribution Course Type
BOCM801 Biostatistics and Computer Science 1 1 Cr E
ENUL901 Endoscopy. 1 (1Cr) E
MBIO801 Molecular Biology. 1 1 Cr E
METH801 Medical Ethics 1 1 Cr E