ADDV

Advanced Diploma in Dermatovenereology Programme
This is a four Semester Advanced Diploma in Dermatovenereology (ADDV) Programme. Students are trained to diagnose and competently manage most dermatological conditions, Leprosy, HIV/AIDS and other Sexually Transmitted diseases (STDs) in the context of Primary Health Care (PHC). The programme also intends to impart knowledge on how to plan and carry out appropriate measures for prevention of Skin diseases and STDs. Students are also trained to conduct operational research of both clinical and epidemiological nature and apply the findings in the improvement of health services in the community.

Entry Requirements
Direct Entry: N/A
Equivalent Qualification
Should have successfully completed any one of the following courses with an overall good performance grade(s).
- Assistant Medical Officer (AMO) in Tanzania
In Other countries
- Medical Assistant
- Clinical Officer
- Nurse Clinician
- Family Nurse Practitioner
Or an equivalent level, AND must possess ‘O’ level secondary school certificate with passes in Physics, Chemistry and Biology.

Contact US

INSTITUTE OF ALLIED HEALTH SCIENCES
P.O. Box 65005
Dar es Salaam
Tel: Direct: +255 22 2152941, Tel. 2150302-6 (Ext. 1323 Director, Ext. 1322 OMS)
Fax: +255-022-2152941
E-Mail diahs@muhas.ac.tz