Welcome to the Levy Mwanawasa Medical University (LMMU) Institute of Basic and Biomedical Sciences.The Chainama College of Health Sciences, Dental Training School, Levy Mwanawasa University Teaching Hospital and Chainama Hills Hospital have been integrated into the LMMU. The LMMU Institute of Basic and Biomedical Sciences is recognized nationally and internationally for excellence in educating and training healthcare workers for Zambia and the Southern Africa region. The academic staff of the Institute of Basic and Biomedical Sciences are renowned for their dedication to inspiring students to prepare for careers as healthcare practitioners and researchers, and for deploying best global practices in nursing and healthcare management.
The Institute of Basic and Biomedical Sciences currently offers the following academic programmes:
- Diploma in General Counselling
- BA in Counselling
- Post Graduate Diploma in Medical Education
- Master of Science in Health Professions’ Education
- Doctor of Philosophy in Health Professions’ Education