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Educational Development Center
Educational Development Center Aims to generate competent and appropriately trained health professionals, ensure a level of education based on
international standards, optimize patient care and advance the health status of the people educational development center whose mission is to provide more relevant and accountable life-long health professional educational programmes that can lead the health promotion in the country. The center works in training the teaching staff of the training institutions on curriculum designing, assessment and evaluation of the educational programmes.
a. To be pioneer for up-grading of the medical education and allied health professionals education.
b. Provide training in Medical Education and health professionals educational programmes including curriculum designing, effective teaching methods, student assessment, programme evaluation, quality assessment and standards in health professions education.
c. Encourage cooperation between the medicals schools and allied training health sciences of the country.
d. Promote community-oriented medical education and community-based medical education as well as problem-based learning approaches and self-learning to develop in students the ability and willingness to pursue their own learning after graduation.
e. Train health personnel in the field of management and leadership through workshops.
f. Organize and implement continuing professional education activities.
ACHS has also reached its target of realizing the three stages of Medical Education and health professionals training but
is in great need to consolidate:
a. Basic medical education and health professionals training which we started on Academic year 2000-2001.
b. Postgraduate studies which started on Academic year 2012-2013 with public health, family medicine residence and nursing education
c. Continuing professional development which has been going on since the start of Amoud College of Health Sciences.
On Saturday, October 13th, 2018, Amoud College of Health Sciences – ACHS, Helds a Graduation Ceremony for Family Medicine Residency Programme, at Rays Hotel, The Ceremony was Attended by Somaliland Ministry of Health Vice Minister Mr. Nasir O. Jama, Saleban H. Hadi, Borama City Mayor, Ahmed A. Boqore, Amoud University, Vice President,AF, Dr.Sead A.Walhad, Principal of ACHS, Mr.Saed Habane, Dean of SPGSR,AU, other distinguished guests, family and friends.
At the beginning of the Ceremony Dr. Saed A. Walhad Principal of ACHS, expressed his great thanks for the graduated students and he wishes all the best for them in their journey to help the community, also he expressed his appreciation to Hope Organization on their remarkable Support for the Family Medicine Residency Programme Since it was Started in 2013.
Dr.Walhad Said" this programme helped ACHS to reach three Stages of health professionals training: Undergraduate training, postgraduate training, and Continuous professional development. and this Programme Will Allow Somaliland health provision to make a coverage of the needs of the regional and district Hospitals".
The ceremony was concluded by Awdaring Graduates their Certificates. Dr. Awale A. Ibrahim, Dr. Mohayadin H. Jama, Dr. Mubarak A. Magan, Dr. Hudayfa A. Ali, Dr. Yusuf A.Mohamed. and were also recognized for their outstanding overall academic performance.
Research and Community Services Department (RCS), Organized 2 Days workshop on Community Awareness.
Research and Community Services (RCS) Department organized 2 Days workshop for 10 women served as Community Health Workers (CHW) from their selected communities. The participants were selected from Dilla, Dareymacane, Qorgaab, Sh. Osman, Tulli, Goroyocawl, Duudweyne and Sabowanag villages.
The workshop was opined by Mr. Yusuf A. Hareed, Head of RCS department and Dr. Fadumo X. Abubakor, Dean School of Nurse and Midwifery. RCS provided these areas community health service focuses empowering and capacitating health service provisions and improving linkages between health centers and community trough home visits, to scale up community based health services for vulnerable populations at the community level. RCS also capacitates and empowering Health centers in these areas by sending professional health workers including doctors, nurses and midwifes laboratory, pharmacist, dentists and public health practitioners while providing FREE health services including health education, diagnosis and treatment through Home visit, health centers and referral to the hospitals. The aim of this workshop is to improve the collaboration between community members and professional health workers and to build trained CHWs that worked community as volunteer.
Department Research and Community Services (RCS)
Meeting was held at the School of Nursing and Midwifery main office on reactivating and rebranding Al-Hayatt hospital to pursue its mission and vision to serve the community chaired by Vice-President for administration of Amoud University attended by the Principal of AUCHS , Deans , Amoud Foundation chairman Mr. Egal and Amoud foundation country representative Mr.Ahmed.
The issues discussed addressed the urgent and most pressing needs for the activation of the health services the hospital is providing in which management team of the hospital called for provision of collectivism and vision solidarity and supporting party ( Amoud foundation ) pledged more technical ,supply assistance and the financial support for the coming months , Amoud University College of Health Sciences taking the responsibility of the activation and reordering of Al-Hayatt Teaching Hospital and Formation of technical committee lead by the Dean of medical schools with members from the school of nursing & Midwifery,
Amoud University Management team and Amoud foundation with mission to develop action plan for the coming six months with timeframe of every planned activity, will have a meeting every Wednesday at Al- Hayatt Hospital communicating the meeting minutes both to Amoud Foundation and Principal of Amoud University College of Health Sciences and president of Amoud University.