field of infectious and tropical diseases is a branch of medical sciences that
deals with the prevention, diagnosis, treatment and education of diseases
caused by pathogenic organisms such as: different types and forms of bacteria,
viruses, parasites, fungi, and prions in different age groups.
It also plays a key role in preventing and
controlling epidemics of infectious diseases, microbial resistance, monitoring
the use of antibiotics, nosocomial infections, and eliminating and eradicating
duration of the specialty of infectious and tropical diseases is 4 years.
mission of this field is to train efficient, professional and ethical
physicians in order to provide services in the fields of education, prevention,
control, elimination, eradication and treatment of infectious diseases and
their complications with the highest quality, reducing the burden of disease
and the promotion of public health in the country and the expansion of research
and knowledge frontiers in this field.