• 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.

Elective (E)

Course Code Course Title Credits Hours Distribution Course Type
BOCM801 Biostatistics and Computer Science 1 1 Cr E
METH801 Medical Ethics 1 1 Cr E
CTMR801 CT and MRI 1 (1cr) E

Major Core(MC)

Course Code Course Title Credits Hours Distribution Course Type
ORTH901 General Traumatology 1 (1Lec) MC
ORTH902 Upper Limb Fractions 5 (2Lec,3Cln) MC
ORTH903 Lower Limb Fractions 5 (2lec,3Cln) MC
ORTH905 General Orthopedics 4 (2lec, 2Cln) MC
ORTH906 Tumors of Bone 2 (1Lec,1Cln) MC
ORTH907 Arthoplasty 4 (2Lec,2Cln) MC
ORTH908 Arthroscopy and Sports Medicine 4 (2Lec,2Cln) MC
ORTH909 Pediatrics Orthopedics 4 (2lec, 2 Cln) MC
ORTH910 Foot and Ankle Surgery 2 (1Lec,1Cln) MC
ORTH911 4 4 (2Lec,2Cln) MC
ORTH912 Operations Principle Techniques 2 (1Lec,1Cln) MC
ORTH913 Outpatient clinics 2 (2 Cln) MC
ORTH914 Conference and Workshops 2 (1Lec,1Cln) MC