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Official Opening of the College Of Medicine Private Clinic

Date: 22nd February, 2018

Venue: Mount Pleasant, Blantyre

Guest Speaker: Chief of Health Services Dr Charles Mwasambo


The college of medicine a constituent of University of Malawi has opened a Private clinic, which will among other things, offer specialized services in Mental Health.

The building  which is now the  clinic  at Mount Pleasant, was given to College Of Medicine  by the first president of the Republic of Malawi by  Dr Hastings Kamuzu Banda in the 1990s.

The clinic will offer College of Medicine students the opportunity to get first-hand experience and also provide a teaching and learning Environment for the students to have the best in terms of Practice.

The idea  of College of Medicine to own a private clinic  is part of the college’s dream to  serve the community.


Services to be offered at the clinic:

  • Paediatrics
  • Obstetrics & gynecology
  • Family Medicine
  • Surgeries
  • Laboratory tests
  • Mental health

Pictures during  the Opening Ceremony :


Dr Mwapatsa Mipando ,College  of Medicine  Principal  addressing the gathering at the clinic



          Dr Mac Mallewa,Vice Principal  College of Medicine                                                                 Dr Charles Mwasambo,Chief of Health Services 



      The College of  Medicine Clinic                                                     Inside the Clinic                       Dr Charles Mwasambo cutting the Ribon to mark the Opening of the clinic



        Dr Mipando,Dr Mwasambo &Dr Mallewa at the entrance                                                     COM staff members