The first decade of the Malawi College of Medicine: a critical appraisal


Adamson S. Muula The College of Medicine, P/Bag 360, Chichiri, Blantyre 3, Malawi. E-mail:


The College of Medicine of the University of Malawi was opened in April 1991. Over almost a decade it has flourished in the face of economic and political constraints, as well as a change in the philosophy of donor support. We review the past, assess the present and look to the future.