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Archives: News and Events in 2018

January 11th Internship for 2012 supplementary batch started. Orientation programme for them was conducted from 8th to 10th January, 2018.
January 19th Institutional Ethics Committee of Amala was re-registered by Drugs Controller General of India. The re-registration is valid till 25.09.2020 and this would enable the Institute to conduct clinical trials.
January 20-21st 2nd year PG student of MD Respiratory Medicine, Dr.Azhakath Suresh Abhay received 1st prize in interactive case discussion in ICS Talent Search 2018 organized by Indian Chest Society South Zone, A.J. Institute of Medical Sciences, Mangalore.
January All the 4 candidates who appeared for the PG Degree supplementary examination (MS General Surgery, MD Respiratory Medicine and MD Radiodiagnosis) of KUHS held in November 2017 passed the examination.
January Dr.Kavitarati Dharwadkar won the best oral presentation - Third place in the 25th Annual Conference of Association of Medical Biochemists of India at Mysuru.
February 3rd Cancer Survivor’s meet was organized as part of World Cancer Day. Mrs. Ann Mariya, Cine Artist was the chief guest for the function.
February 9th World Day of the sick was observed. Blood Donation camp was also held on the same day. Mr.Santhosh.B, Circle Inspector of Police inaugurated the programme.
February 14th Single window approach in the Adult Immunization services under the supervision of Dept. of Community Medicine became functional in the ARCH clinic.
February 18th Dept. of Orthopaedics and Pathology organized 4th workshop on Basic Orthopaedic Pathology.
February In connection with World Cancer Day 4th February, Amala Medical College organized a camp on 28.01.2018 in Chettuva, Chavakkad where Dr.Paul Gopu of Oncology Dept. gave a talk on cancer and Dr.P.K.Mohanan of General Surgery Dept. screened patients for signs of cancer. Dr.Mohamed Hasin K.T., PG student in Community Medicine gave talk on cancer at Choolissery, Govt. SMLP School on 2nd February, at Varadiyam on 7th February, at BVP School Adat on 9th February and at Parpookkara Church Hall, Thrissur on 18th February, 2018.
March 4th CME on “Recent Updates in the Management of Lung Cancer” was organized by Dept. of Respiratory Medicine and Academy of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine. Dr.V.P.Gangadharan, Medical Oncologist, Lakeshore Hospital, Ernakulam, inaugurated the event.
March 7th World Kidney Day programmes organized by the Nephrology and Urology Departments was inaugurated by Dr.Bindu Thomas, Deputy DMO, Thrissur.
March 17th & 23rd PTA open house for 2013 & 2014 (Addl.) MBBS batches were conducted. Measures to improve their attendance percentage and internal assessment marks were discussed.
March Dr.S.Abdul Khadar, HOD Cardiology has been elected the National Convener of Cardiological Society of India Rheumatic Heart club.
March 24th Video documentary on fight against kidney diseases conceived by Dr.Jayant Thomas Mathew, Professor and HOD of Nephrology was released.
March 27th Dr.Harikrishnan K.B, HOD of Urology was honoured for winning Sahitya Academy Award and for his novel “Nile Vazhikal”. Rev.Fr.Walter Thelappilly CMI, Provincial was the chief guest.
April 1st Internship started for 2013 batch MBBS students. Inaugural session was organised on 02.04.2018.