Certificate Course In Health Professions Education (CHPE)

Duration of Course:

A six-months blended learning course comprising of 02 contact sessions and on-line learning activities via Pre-course reading material and post-course assignments.

Total Credit Hours: 08

  • Face to face sessions: 03 hrs.
  • Distant learning: 05 hrs.


To equip participants with teaching and learning skills in student-centered curriculum by developing their competency as TEACHER (12 roles of a Teacher).

This basic level course will provide orientation to students with Health Profession education regarding philosophies, innovative teaching methods, learning and assessment strategies.

Course Theme:

The certificate course will cover the basics of the following themes with special emphasis on teaching and learning:

  • Teaching/ Learning and Instructional Strategies
  • Educational Psychology
  • Assessment in education
  • Curriculum development

Eligibility Criteria:

This course is open to health professionals, medical doctors, dentists, physical therapists, pharmacists, nursing and faculty of speech and language, with at least one year of certified teaching experience.

Course Fee Structure

For Internal Candidates: Rs.35,000/=

For External Candidates: Rs.40,000/=


Course Details: Blended learning Course

Contact session 1: (15th April-19th April)

No. of Face to face Sessions:  10

No. of assignments (On-line): 02


Contact session 2: (19th August- 23rd August)

No. of Face to face Sessions:  10

No. of assignments (On-line): 02

Course Faculty:

  1. Dr. Syed Moyn Aly – Director DME (JSMU)
  2. Dr.  Prof. Muhammad Zubair—Prof. of Surgery (DUHS)
  3. Dr. Shams Nadeem Alam— Director DME (Hamdard University)
  4. Dr. Sobia Ali— Associate Prof. DME (LNHMC)
  5. Dr. Zia ul Islam— Prof. of Anatomy (LNHMC)
  6. Dr. Iram Khursheed –  Director DED(ZU)
  7. Dr. Maneeza Kishwar – Asst. Director DED (ZU)