Department of Community Health & Geriatric Nursing
Head: Dr.Shahzad Pashaeipour
Academic Rank: Assistant Professor
Email Addrress: Pashaeypoor.firstname.lastname@example.org
The public health nursing program is focused on population of society in a way that, the graduates, by combining nursing knowledge with other health related sciences, will be able to identify problems, solve them and make decision based on evidence in order to respond to the needs of society. This program was initiated in Iran in 1977 with the tile of “general health nursing at master’s degree level” and in 1995 was approved as a sub-branch of nursing master’s degree titled,” public health nursing” in the nursing and nursing management educational programs.
Mission & Goal :
Mission of this program is to train; aware, efficient, responsible and accountable nursing staff who can improve the society’s health and quality of life through the use of nursing knowledge and other related sciences in different areas of the society.
Philosophy (values and beliefs):
In the development of this program, an emphasis has been on following values:
•Man as God’s representative has a high dignity, sanctity and position and wellbeing is among his basic rights
•Healthy human is the core of sustainable development
•Health-centered and attention to levels of prevention is among the top priorities in the development of this program
•Preserving social justice ( equality in receiving health service) is essential in providing healthcare for people
•Participation in health related decisions is among the individual, family and society’s basic rights
•Preserving professional ethics is the core of public health nursing
•Being Society-centered is the basis of the program
In the next 10 years, this program causes the country to be among the top countries in the region, regarding to education standards, research production and provision of public health nursing.
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