Public Health School Dera Ismail Khan
Originally established in 1989 as Female Health Technician Training School, it was converted to Public Health School in 1996. The school is situated on the Sheikh Yousaf Road, adjacent to the office of District Health Officer, Dera Ismail Khan.
The Public Health School, Dera Ismail Khan is recognized by the Pakistan Nursing Council for LHVs Training and is affiliated with Nursing Examination Board, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa for examination.
Twenty five students are admitted annually in two years Lady Health Visitor’s course in addition to 10 students offered admissions on self-finance bases. There are two hostels situated within the premises of the school for 50 preferably for non-local students.
For practical/clinical training of the students, the school is attached with the Medical Teaching Institution, DHQ Teaching Hospital and MCH Centre situated at Zanana Hospital, Dera Ismail Khan.