Medical Education Unit (MEU)

The Medical Education Unit (MEU) for Hamdard Institute of Medical Sciences and Research was formed in 2012.

Objectives of MEU

  • Sensitise teachers about new concepts in teaching and assessment methods.
  • Develop knowledge and clinical skills required for performing the role of competent and effective teacher, administrator, researcher and mentor.
  • Assist clinicians to acquire competency in communication and behavioural skills.
  • Update knowledge using modern information and research methodology tools.

Hamdard Institute of Medical Sciences and Research

Details of MEU Resource Faculty

S.N. Name Designation & Department  & Status as Dean/Principal/ MEU coordintor/   MEU member Mobile E mail AETCOM Attended at RC (Date) rBCW attended at RC

(Date)

CISP attended (Date) ACME / FAIMER (Year /batch) CISP II (Online Webinar)

(Date)

1 Prof. Mridu Dudeja Dean, HIMSR, Officer Incharge, MEU 9899133433 dean@himsr.co.in HIMSR

17.10.19

HIMSR

14.10.19

to 16.10.19

No No
2 Dr. Musharraf Husian Professor & HOD Surgery, MEU Coordinator 7838177803 drmhusain1@gmail.com MAMC

11.09.15

MAMC

08.09.15

to 10.09.15

MAMC

05.03.19

to 07.03.19

2015 A Batch, CMC Ludhiana 16-17 July 2020
3 Dr. Aruna Nigam Professor OBG, Member MEU 9868656051 prakasharuna@hotmail.com MAMC

23.03.18

MAMC

22.09.15            to 24.09.15

HIMSR

01.05.19

to 03.05.19

2016 A Batch, CMC Ludhiana
4 Dr. Sabina Khan Professor,Pathology,Co-coordinator MEU 9540248289 drsabina1@gmail.com MAMC

23.03.18

MAMC

22.09.15        to 24.09.15

MAMC

18.03.19

to 20.03.19

2016 A Batch, CMC Ludhiana 16-17 July 2020
5 Dr. Ajay Thakral Professor, Surgery,  Member MEU 9873298662 ajayshweta22@yahoo.co.in HIMSR 12.07.18 HIMSR 09.07.18

11.07.18

MAMC

05.03.19

to 07.03.19

2019 A Batch, CMC Ludhiana 16-17 July 2020
6 Dr. Abhinav Jain Professor, Radiology, Member MEU 9999912701 drabhinavjain@gmail.com HIMSR 12.07.18 HIMSR 09.07.18

11.07.18

No No
7 Dr. Shalini Kumar Associate Professor Anatomy, Member MEU 9958019288 drshalini94@gmail.com HIMSR

12.07.18

MAMC

13.10.15

to 15.10.15

HIMSR

01.05.19

to 03.05.19

2018 B Batch

CMC Ludhiana

8 Dr. Aqsa Shaikh Associate Professor, PSM, Member MEU 8527148505 emailtoaqsa@gmail.com HIMSR

12.07.18

MAMC

22.09.15 to

24.09.15

HIMSR

01.05.19

to 03.05.19

2017 Batch CMC Ludhiana
9 Dr. Taskin Khan Associate Professor Ophthalmology, Member MEU 9811827454 Taskinkhan_2010@gmail.com MAMC

02.10.16

MAMC

30.09.16         to 02.10.16

HIMSR

01.05.19

to 03.05.19

No
10 Dr. Seema Monga Associate Professor ENT, Member MEU 8470040230 dr.seema.monga@gmail.com Not done HIMSR

16.04.15

To 18.04.15

HIMSR

01.05.19

to 03.05.19

No

 

 

Total number of Faculty Members (Resource Faculty) – 10
Number who  attended rBCW  at RC: 10
Number who  attended AETCOM at RC: 09
Number who  attended CISP at RC: 08
Number who attended CISPII online webinar conducted by RC: 3

Workshops

  1. CME on ‘Cervical Intraepithelial Lesions’ on 7th March, 2015, by Department of Gynecology and Obstetrics; The CME was accredited by the Delhi Medical Council for 5 hours and 10 minutes.
  2. Basic Neonatal Resuscitation Training Programme for doctors and nurses from HIMSR and HAH Centenary Hospital and Majeedia Unani Hospital on 9thAugust, 2015. Coordinator: organized by Dept. of pediatrics in association with IAP.
  3. CME in Dermatopathology on 7th April 2015, which was granted 3 Credit hours by the Delhi Medical Council, organized by Department of Pathology.
  4. Workshop on Clinical Research & Bioethics, organized by Research Project Advisory Committee, granted 3 credit CME hours by Delhi medical Council, on 24th February, 2015.
  5. CME on applied radiological physics and recent advances on 27-29th Nov 2015, Jointly organised by department of radiology, HIMSR and IRIA.
  6. CME cum Workshop on “Contraception Update & PPIUCD Insertion Techniques”, on 17th October, 2015 by Department of Gynecology and Obstetrics.
  7. Neonatal Resuscitation for students of Faculty of Medicine (Unani) on 3rdOctober 2015. Coordinators: Dr. Amlin Shukla, Assistant Professor & Dr. Deepak Sharma, Lecturer.
  8. World Hand Hygiene day: Symposium & Poster competition on 5th May 2015, Department of Microbiology & Paramedical Sciences.
  9. “Fight the Bite: Reloaded”: A symposium on Dengue on 27th October 2015 by Department of Microbiology & Paramedical Sciences.
  10. Lecture entitled, ‘Pharmacovigilance: Because we don’t know what we don’t know’ on 18thFeb 2014 by Dr Shanthi Pal, Manager Efficacy & Utilisation, QSM Department, WHO, organized by Department of Pharmacology.
  11. Workshop on ‘Epilepsy’ on 28 April 2015. Speakers: Prof KK Pillai on ‘Research Progress in Epilepsy’ and Prof Daljeet Singh on ‘Surgical Intervention for Refractory Epilepsy’, organized by Department of Pharmacology.
  12. Lecture entitled ‘Nobel Winning Artemisinin: Development of an alternative’ on 10 November 2015. Speaker: Prof. Nilanjan Saha, Department of Pharmacology.
  13. Mental Health Awareness Week: Seminar on 6.10.15 by NG Desai & Rajesh Sagar, organized by Department of Psychiatry.
  14. Mental Health Awareness Week: Stress Management: By Prerna Kukreti & Mehek Nagpal on 7.10. 15, by Department of Psychiatry.
  15. Department of Biochemistry in collaboration with Department of Microbiology organized the Seminar on Dengue .
  16. Conducted workshop for resident doctors on how to handle Medico-legal cases on 01.10.2015.
  17. HIMSR 2nd Clinico-Radiology Meet on 6th December 2014, organized by Department of Radiology
  18. Guest Lecture on endovascular treatment by Prof. Sanjay Tyagi, GTB Hospital – 29.9.15, organized by Department of Medicine.
  19. Yoga Symposium on 20th June, 2015, organized by Department of Medicine and Physiology
  20. Seminar on the theme of Food Safety on 8th April, 2015, organized by Department of Community Medicine.
  21. Guest lecture on Mi RNA in cardiovascular diseases by Dr Hana Totary- Jain/ Assistant Professor/ Department of Molecular Pharmacology and Physiology, University of South Florida, USA on 24th June, 2015, organized by Department of Medical Biochemistry.
  22. Seminar, titled, Placenta: to regard or discard, organized by Department of Anatomy, on 17th March, 2015.
  23. CME cum workshop on ‘contraception update and PPIUCD insertion technique’ under the aegis of AOGD on 17th Sept, 2015.

Details of the credit hours awarded for the past one year

  1. CME in Dermatopathology on 07 April 2015, which was granted 3 Credit hours by the Delhi Medical Council.
  2. CME on ‘Cervical Intraepithelial Lesions’ on 7th March, 2015, by Department of Gynecology and Obstetrics; The CME was accredited by the Delhi Medical Council for 5 hours and 10 minutes.
  3. Workshop on Clinical Research & Bioethics, organized by Research Project Advisory Committee, granted 3 credit CME hours by Delhi medical Council, on 24th February, 2015.
S. No. Department Date Workshops / CME Faculty Participants
1. Surgery 04.02.2016 Guest Lecture on Cancer and Reconstruction Dr. Adil Hafeez Wani, Prof. and HOD Plastic Surgery, SKIMS, Srinagar 45
2. MEU 11.03.2016 Workshop on Practical and Clinical Assessment Dr. Musharraf Husain, Prof. Surgery, HIMSR.
Dr. Aruna Nigam, Associate Prof. OBG, HIMSR
23
3. Surgery 29.03.2016 Workshop cum CME on Basics of Bariatric Surgery Dr. Jawaid Kalim, Consultant Bariatric Surgery, Pennysylvania, USA
Dr. Yogesh Aggarwala, Director GI and Minimal Access Surgery, Saket City Hospital,
Dr. Rajat Goel, HOD Minimal Access and Bariatric Surgery, Primus Super-Speciality Hospital
Dr. Arun Goel, Professor Surgery, RML Hospital
Dr. M M Ansari, professor Surgery, JNMCH, AMU, Aligarh
Dr. Randeep Wadhwan, Director MAS and Bariatric Surgery, Fortis Hospital.
65
4. Community Medicine 05.04.2016 Guest Lecture on Diabetes and Life style modification Dr. Ashraf Ganie, AIIMS 150
5. Community Medicine 06.04.2016 Guest Lecture on Diabetes Management Prof. S Dwivedi 120
6. Surgery 16.04.16 Workshop on Basic Surgical Skills Dr. Pavitra Ganguly, Professor Surgery, HIMSR
Dr. Musharraf Husain, Prof. and HOD Surgery, HIMSR
Mr. Yogendra Sahini, Academic Head, Meril academy
24
7. Community Medicine & Dept. of Pediatrics 27. 04.16 CME on Immunization Updates Dr. R S Ghosh
Dr. Danish ahmed
Dr. P Halder
Dr. Jyoti Jain
Dr. H Kishore
Dr. Suresh Seth
110
S. No. Workshop attended Date MCI Regional Centre where training has been undertaken
1. Basic Course Workshop in Medical education Technologies 16 to 18thApril 2013 MAMC, New Delhi
2. First onsite session for the MCI Advance course on MET (FIME) 24th Feb to 2nd March 2015 CMC, Ludhiana
3. Second onsite session for the MCI Advance course on MET (FIME) 5th to 7th Sep. 2015 CMC, Ludhiana
4. ATCOM module workshop 8th Sep. 2015 MAMC, New Delhi
5. Revised basic course workshop in Medical education Technologies 9 to 11th Sep.2015 MAMC, New Delhi
S. No. Faculty Workshop attended Date
1. Dr. Sabina Khan -First onsite session of FIME
-Revised basic course workshop in Medical education Technologies
5th – 9th April 2016
2. Dr. M Shobitha -Revised basic course workshop in Medical education Technologies
3. Dr. Aruna Nigam -First onsite session of FIME
-Revised basic course workshop in Medical education Technologies
5th – 9th April 2016
4. Dr. Amit Sharma – First onsite session of FIME
-Second onsite session of FIME
-Revised basic course workshop in Medical education Technologies
7th – 11th Sep 2016
9th – 11th April 2016
5. Dr. Shalini Kumar -Revised basic course workshop in Medical education Technologies
6. Dr. Azra Hasan -Revised basic course workshop in Medical education Technologies
7. Dr. Zakirhusain Shaikh Revised basic course workshop in Medical education Technologies
S. No. Date Topic Faculty No of Faculty attended
1. 25.2.14 Workshop on Research Methodology Prof M Fahim: Emeritus Prof, Physiology.
Dr. Dheeraj: Editor, Indian Journal of Pediatrics
Dr K K Sharma: Former HOD Pharmacology, UCMS & GTB Hospital, Delhi
67
2. 06.05.2014 Workshop on Integrated Teaching Methodology Prof P Ganguly: HOD, Surgery
Dr. Musharraf Husain: Associate Prof Surgery
Dr. Ranjana Verma: Associate Prof, Anatomy
51
3. 31.12.2014 Workshop on Medical Education Technology- Sub topic Teaching Technology Dr. Musharraf Husain: Associate Prof Surgery
Dr. Azra Hasan: Assistant Prof, Microbiology
Dr. Shobitha: Prof & Head, Physiology
Dr. Chandra Mohan: Associate Prof, Pediatrics
54
S. No. Date Topic Experts No. of Faculty attended
1. 06.01.2015 Workshop on Medical Education Technology- Sub topic Assessment and Evaluation.
Guest of honor:
– Dr Deepak Tempe: Dean, MAMC, New Delhi
– Dr B Srinivas, Asst Director Gen, ME, Govt Of India
Dr. Satendra Singh: Associate Prof Physiology, UCMS & GTB Hospital.
DrMuktaPujani: Associate Prof, Pathology
Dr Amit Sharma: Associate Prof, Forensic Medicine
Dr Sabina Khan: Associate Prof, Pathology.
69
2. 16th -18th April 2015 Basic Course Workshop in Medical Education Technologies under MAMC (our regional Centre) MEU Members
Observer: Dr. Poonam Loomba, MAMC
27
3. 06.05.2015 Symposium on Integrated Teaching Methodology Dr. Musharraf Husain: Associate Prof Surgery
Prof. A Patwari, Professor and Head Paediatrics
51
4. 20th Oct. 2015 Workshop on written Assessment Dr. Musharraf Husain: Professor Surgery
Dr. Amit, Associate Prof. Forensic Medicine, HIMSR
Dr. Zakirhusain Shaikh, Lecturer Community Medicine, HIMSR
30
5. 3rd Nov 2015 Workshop on “how to construct a good MCQ” Dr. Shobitha, Professor Physiology, HIMSR
Dr. Sabina Khan, Associate Prof. Pathology
Dr. Azra, Assistant Professor Microbiology, HIMSR
24
6. 24th Nov. 2015 Workshop on Stress and Time Management Dr. S Dwivedi, Dean HIMSR
Dr. M Shobitha, Professor Physiology
Dr. Sabina Khan, Associate Professor Pathology
20
S. No. Date Topic Experts No of Faculty attended
1. 11.03.2016 Workshop on Assessment of Practical and Clinical skills Dr. Musharraf Husain, Prof. Surgery, HIMSR
Dr. Aruna Nigam, Associate Prof. OBG, HIMSR
23
S. No. Workshop International / National/ State Date Members participated
1. Workshop on Clinical Research and Bioethics on 24th Feb 2015 National 24.02.2015 Dr. Musharraf Husain
Dr. Shobitha
Dr. Aruna Nigam
Dr. Sabina Khan
Dr. Shalini Kumar
Dr. Amit Sharma
Dr. AzraHasan
Dr. Zakir husain Shaikh
2. Workshop on Compassionate care by Medical Education Unit, UCMS, New Delhi National 12.05.2015 Dr. Musharraf Husain
Dr. Sabina Khan
3. Implementing professionalism Module National 18.11.2015 Dr. Zakir Husain Shaikh
4. Faculty development in professionalism National 18.11.2015 Dr. Azra Hasan
S. No. Workshop / Conference International / National/ State Date Members participated
1. International Convention on Challenges in Medical education by MGM Medical College, Aurangabad International 9th – 11th Jan 2015 Dr. Musharraf Husain
2. 7th National Conference on Health Professions Education, MAMC National 19-21 November 2015 Dr. Musharraf Husain
Dr. Sabina Khan
Dr. Azra Hasan
Dr. Zakirhusain Shaikh
S. No. Conference Date Title Presenter Presenter
1. 7th National Conference on Health Professions Education, MAMC 19-21 Nov 2015 Patterns and potentials of WhatsApp use among medical students Dr. Zakir Husain Shaikh Oral
Video projected clinical examination as an Assessment tool Dr. Sabina Khan Poster
Impact of flipped classroom on student learning outcomes when compared with traditional lecture format Dr. Azra Hasan Poster
Attributes of an effective teacher Ms. Sana Khan Poster
2. International Convention on Challenges in Medical education, MGM Medical College, Aurangabad 9-11 Jan 2015 Early clinical exposure – When and How. A Students’ Perspective Dr. Musharraf Husain Oral

Medical Education Unit

Brief Report

Curriculum Implementation Support Program

Medical Education Unit, HIMSR organized its second Curriculum Implementation Support Program (CISP) from 23rd – 24th September 2020.  It was a two-day program under the aegis of our Regional Center, MAMC, New Delhi.  Prof. Aarti Sood Mahajan, Co-convener, Department of Medical Education and Professor, Department of Physiology, MAMC was the MCI Observer for the workshop. A total of 23 participants, all faculty members of HIMSR attended this workshop.

This two day academic program kicked off with an ice breaking session by Prof Musharraf Husain, MEU Coordinator, HIMSR. He briefed the participants about the workshop and also the guidelines which need to be followed in view of the COVID pandemic including all distancing precautions. This was followed by welcome address by Dean HIMSR, Prof Mridu Dudeja who stressed on the importance of CISP especially for the Phase II faculty.

There were 15 sessions in this 2-day CISP as per the format given by the Medical Council of India. These sessions were conducted by seven facilitators/MEU members  (Prof. Musharraf Husain, Dept of Surgery; Prof. Aruna Nigam,  Dept. of Obs & Gyn; Prof. Sabina Khan, Dept. of Pathology; Prof. Ajay Thakral, Dept. of Surgery; Dr Taskin Khan, Dept of Ophthalmology; Dr. Aqsa Sheikh, Dept of Community Medicine and Dr Shalini Kumar, Dept of Anatomy). All the sessions and hands on exercises were very informative and appreciated by the participants as well as the MCI Observer. It was heartwarming and very reassuring to see the the active participation by the participants.

The program ended with a warm feedback by the participants some of whom also shared their experiences of this two day program. MCI Observer also congratulated the MEU team of HIMSR for a very well conducted CISP II. The program concluded with the vote of thanks proposed by the coordinator MEU.

MEDICAL EDUCATION UNIT

HAMDARD INSTITUTE OF MEDICAL SCIENCES AND RESEARCH

INTERNSHIP ORIENTATION PROGRAM 2019

(Batch – 2014)

The medical Education unit of HIMSR organized the 3rd Internship Orientation Program on 14th January, 2019.

The schedule was as below-

Time Topic Faculty
2:00pm Deans’ Message Prof. (Brig) S. S. Anand
2:10pm Rules and Regulations / Maintenance of Log book Prof. Rambha Pathak
2:40pm Code of Conduct / Professional Behaviour, Ethics and Responsibilities Prof. Musharraf Husain
3:00pm Biomedical waste Management Dr. Mehvash Haider
3:20pm Documentation & Prescription writing Dr. Mir Mujtaba
3:50pm Ordering an Investigation Dr. Zeeba S. Jairajpuri
4:10pm Sensitization towards NABH accreditation Prof. Mridu Dudeja
4:30pm Striking a Balance- PG Preparation and Clinical Duties Prof. Musharraf Husain

 

It was a half day programme which started with the introductory message by the Dean, HIMSR, Dr. Anand. He emphasized about balancing internship and preparation for future studies. His talk gave importance to the acquisition of clinical skills and communication competency during internship.

This was then followed by the talk by Dr. Rambha Pathak, HOD, Community Medicine and Incharge, Internship who apprised the interns of the internship and externship rules, attendance, leave entitlements, registration and general guidelines.

Dr. Musharraf Husain, Coordinator MEU, spoke about the Ethics, Etiquettes and Professional conduct. The MCI’s code of conduct was reinforced.

As handling biomedical waste is unavoidable for an intern and a statutory requirement for all healthcare workers and handlers of biomedical waste, a session to review the same was conducted by Dr. Mevash Haider of Hospital Infection Control Committee. She also underlined the importance of hand hygiene.

This was then followed by an extensive session on proper documentation, medico-legal record keeping and certification by Dr. Mir Mujtaba from the department of surgery. He took the interns through step by step process of documentation from admission to discharge of a patient.

The next session was Dr. Zeeba Jairajpuri of Pathology Department who briefed the interns about the various types of forms for ordering investigations, the procedure to fill these forms, the importance of proper sample collection and transport to the laboratory. She was also joined by Head, Pathology, Dr. Sujata Jetley.

As HAHC Hospital is in the process of being NABH-ready, it was pertinent to appraise the interns with the overview of NABH accreditation and their role in it. The same was done by Dr. Mridu Dudeja

The ultimate session was taken by Dr. Musharraf Husain who gave tips on balancing PG preparation without compromising on internship. Some practical and useful tips were shared by him.

The program ended with a vote of thanks by Dr. Zakirhusain Shaikh, Member, MEU.

 

Hamdard Institute of Medical Sciences and Research

Jamia Hamdard, New Delhi-110062

Medical Education Unit

List of Workshops & CMEs

 

                                                                                                                   2017
S. No. Date Topic Faculty No. of Participants
1 9th Feb 2017 CME on Professionalism & Ethics Prof. Musharraf

Dr. P Kapoor

34
2 20th April 2017 Workshop on Stress and time Management Dr. Sabina Khan

Dr. Shobitha

45
3 18th to 29th July 2017 Lecture series on Research Methodology & Biostatistics Prof. R Pathak

Dr. Zakirhusain

Dr. Mamta

24
4 19th October 2017 Workshop on Teaching Methodology Prof. Aruna Nigam

Dr. Sabina Khan

29

 

Hamdard Institute of Medical Sciences and Research

Jamia Hamdard, New Delhi-110062

Medical Education Unit

 

CME on Professionalism & Ethics

Report

A CME on Professionalism and Ethics was organized by MEU, HIMSR on 9th Feb 2017. It was attended by 34 faculty members and Demonstrators including few Heads of the departments.

The workshop started by the Deans address who stressed the importance of work ethics and responsibilities of health professionals. Dr. Musharraf then delivered his talk on Medical Professionalism and cited many examples from his clinical experience.

The second session was facilitated Dr. Prem Kapoor who made his presentation very interesting by discussing various scenarios like euthanasia, surrogacy, resource availability and few others.

The session ended with high tea.

 

Hamdard Institute of Medical Sciences and Research
Jamia Hamdard, New Delhi-110062
Medical Education Unit
Workshop on Stress and Time Management

Report

A Workshop on Stress and Time Management was organized by MEU, HIMSR on 20 th April 2017. It was attended by 45 participants including faculty,demonstrators and residents
mainly from clinical departments. The first session started by Dr. Sabina Khan who started her presentation beautifully by saying “Let the stress begin” but it turned out to be very de-stressful presentation and appreciated by all. She mentioned about the time management as an integral part of the stress management protocol which later on discussed in detail by Dr. Shobhita. Various tips
and tricks of the time management and its importance in day to day life was stressed by her. Workshop ended with a small exercise to tackle stress at work place.

Hamdard Institute of Medical Sciences and Research

Jamia Hamdard

                                                                                                                                                Medical Education Unit                                                                                                                                           

Brief Report on Revised Basic Course Workshop in Medical Education Technology and AETCOM Sensitization Programme

MEU team of HIMSR organized its first Revised Basic Course workshop (RBCW) in Medical Education Technology along with AETCOM sensitization program from 9th July to 12th July 2018, a 4 day program under the aegis of our Regional Center, MAMC, New Delhi.  Prof. Devender Kumar, Convener, Department of Medical Education, MAMC was the MCI Observer for the workshop. A total of 30 participants, all faculty members of HIMSR attended this workshop.

This four day academic program kicked off with an interesting and interactive session on Group dynamics facilitated by Prof Musharraf Husain, MEU Coordinator, HIMSR. This was followed by a session on Adult learning and system’s approach which was followed by the Inaugural function. The occasion was graced by Prof. M Y Kharadi, Dean HIMSR and Medical Superintendent Dr. Ajaz A Mustafa. Prof. Musharraf briefed participants about the four days’ workshop  and stressed upon the importance of faculty sensitization program.

There were 20 sessions for RBCW and 6 sessions for AETCOM sensitization Programme covering all the topics as per the format of the Medical Council of India. These sessions were conducted by five facilitators (Prof. Musharraf Husain, Dept of Surgery; Prof. Aruna Nigam, Dept. of OBG; Prof. Amit Sharma, Dept. of Forensic Medicine; Dr. Sabina Khan, Dept. of Pathology and Dr.Taskin Khan, Dept. of Ophthalmology ). All the sessions were highly informative and appreciated by the participants and the MCI Observer alike.

At the end of the fourth day, Valedictory function was organized with Prof. Arun Aggarwal, former Dean MAMC as the Chief guest. Dean, HIMSR, Prof. M Y Kharadi, MCI Observer, Prof. Devender Kumar, Coordinator MEU, Prof. Musharraf Husain along with other senior faculty members and HODs of various departments also witnessed the ceremony.

The participants were addressed by the Chief guest, Dean HIMSR and MCI Observer. Few of the participants also shared their experiences of this four day workshop. At the end Certificates were distributed to all the participants by Prof. Aggarwal. The program concluded with the vote of thanks proposed by the coordinator MEU.

Hamdard Institute of Medical Sciences and Research

Jamia Hamdard

Medical Education Unit                                                  

Brief Report on 2nd Revised Basic Course Workshop in Medical Education Technology and AETCOM Sensitization Program(14th – 17th October 2019)

MEU team of HIMSR organized its second Revised Basic Course workshop (RBCW) in Medical Education Technology along with AETCOM sensitization program from 14th to 17th October 2019, a 4 day program under the aegis of our Regional Center, MAMC, New Delhi.  Dr.Niket Verma from Army College of Medical Sciences was the MCI Observer for the workshop. A total of 30 participants, including 5 MEU members from Govt. Medical college, Greater Noida attended this workshop.

This four day academic program kicked off with an interesting and interactive session on Group dynamics facilitated by Prof Musharraf Husain, MEU Coordinator, HIMSR. This was followed by a session on Adult learning and system’s approach which was followed by the Inaugural function. The occasion was graced by Prof. S S Anand, Dean HIMSR who welcomed the MCI observer and stressed upon the importance of continuing medical education. Dr. Musharraf briefed the participants about the four days’ workshop and discussed its role as faculty development program.

There were 20 sessions for RBCW and 6 sessions for AETCOM sensitization Program covering all the topics as per the format of the Medical Council of India. These sessions were conducted by five facilitators (Dr. Musharraf Husain, Prof. & HOD Surgery; Dr. Aruna Nigam, Prof. OBG; Dr. Amit Sharma, Prof. Forensic Medicine; Dr. M Shobitha, Prof. Physiology; Dr. S Kohli, Prof. Medicine; Dr. Sabina Khan, Assoc. Prof. Pathology; Dr. Shalini Kumar, Assoc. Prof. Anatomy, Dr.Taskin Khan, AP, Ophthalmology; Dr. Azra, AP Microbiology and Dr. Aqsa Shaikh, AP Community Medicine) . All the sessions were very informative and interactive with many videos and roleplays. It was highly appreciated by the participants and the MCI Observer alike. Feedback of the sessions were taken on all four days, analyzed and discussed with the participants. Power point presentations and other resource materials were shared with the participants.

At the end of the fourth day, Valedictory function was organized with Prof. S S Anand, Dean HIMSR as the Chief guest. MCI Observer, Dr. Niket Verma, Coordinator MEU, Prof. Musharraf Husain along with other senior faculty members also attended the ceremony.

The participants were addressed by the Dean HIMSR and MCI Observer. Few of the participants also shared their experiences of this four day workshop. At the end Certificates were distributed to all the participants by Prof. S S Anand. The program concluded with the vote of thanks proposed by the coordinator MEU.