• 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
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

Elective (E)

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