Prof. Muhammad Shahid Iqbal (MBBS, DCH, MCPS, FCPS) is Head, Department of Community Medicine. He is an experienced teacher and has headed community medicine departments of various medical colleges.

The department is engaged in imparting knowledge and skills to the medical students regarding the preventive, social, public and community health. This enables them to learn, apply and provide preventive, curative and rehabilitative services to the ailing community. The departmental museum has exquisite models and specimens for student learning and its laboratory is well equipped for students' practical demonstrations under the supervision o f experienced faculty health professionals. The regular field visits notified in the time-table are an important feature of the subject curriculum.