Majoring in Biomedicine or Medical School


At the very beginning when the science of medicine was discovered to this day where we talking about it, there has been countless development. From the far East to the wild wild west part of the world science of medicine becoming crucial to the existence of mankind. The most common and famous profession out of medical science is a doctor or physician. but that’s not the only one.

The physician may be the most famous one, but when it comes to profession and majors study, medical science is vast as the sea and deep as the ocean. medical science has produced countless professions and majors study that improve our way of life. one of these majors studies is biomedicine. 

What is biomedicine? What are the difference between biomedicine and medical school or a doctor who is also known as a physician? You may ask. Well, let’s dive in.

To be a physician you have to apply to med school. Medical school teaching about the science of health care and prevention, treatment, and disease management. Studying Medicine means that we learn about the human body – how the system works, its balance, and how to maintain this balance, promote, and restore health by studying, diagnosing, and treating injuries and diseases.

In general, it takes about 4 years. Students also learn about innovations in treatments and diagnosis, problem-solving, prevention and care, communication skills, and medical ethics.

Medicine is considered the practical and physical application of medical science, Doctor or physician practice medicine.

While Biomedicine is a collective name for biological topics focusing primarily on human health and well-being. Here at I3L Biomedicine study program focuses on research and innovation that bridge the research on human health with drug development. I3L Biomedicine study program utilizes the triple-helix (academia, business, and government) approach that strategizes and implements the most relevant Biomedicine research and development to the community.

Biomedicine is the central and critical step for drug and therapy design and discovery. Let say, biomedicine output is a researcher, discovering new therapeutic approaches that target human diseases, discovering a new drug, a vaccine for new diseases while med school output is a physician as you already know also called a doctor, that practice all the above and applied it for the well being of human.

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