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.
S. No. Faculty Designation Department Contact No. Email
Officer In-Charge
1. Prof. S S Anand Dean/Principal Radiology 9871998000 deanhimsr@jamiahamdard.ac.in
Coordinator
2. Dr. Musharraf Husain Professor Surgery 7838177803 drmhusain1@jamiahamdard.ac.in
Co-Coordinator
3. Dr. Sabina Khan Assoc. Professor Pathology 9540248289 drsabina1@gmail.com
Members
4. Dr. M Shobitha Professor Physiology 8588838064 drshobitha@gmail.com
5. Dr. Aruna Nigam Professor OBGY 9868656051 prakasharuna@hotmail.com
6. Dr. Amit Sharma Professor Forensic Medicine 9899989201 dr_amitsharma@hotmail.com
7. Dr. Shalini Kumar Assist. Professor Anatomy 9958019288 drshalini94@gmail.com
8. Dr. Azra Hasan Asst. Professor Microbiology 9717622407 azrashasan@gmail.com
9. Dr. Taskin khan Asst. Professor Ophthalmology 9871526653 taskinkhan_2010@rediffmail.com
10. Dr. Zakirhusain Shaikh Asst. Professor Community Medicine 8527148505 dr.zakirhusain@gmail.com

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
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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