The Medical Education Unit, Faculty of Medicine, Aligarh Muslim University as part of the Golden Jubilee celebration of Jawaharlal Nehru Medical (JNM) College organized a Continuing Medical Education (CME) programme on "Metamorphosis: Channeling the Change for Betterment of Medical Education in India".
Prof. K. K. Deepak and Prof. Nalin Mehta, pioneers in medical education at All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi delivered guest lectures on "Implementation of integrated teaching in medical college need of the day", "Modern teaching methodology in medical institution: How far have we succeeded" and "How to set objective type questions and should they be included in assessment of medical undergraduate students". Prof. Rana Sherwani, from J. N. Medical College spoke on the "Role of Communication Skill in Medical Education". The speakers highlighted the various important aspects of medical education system while especially focusing on integrated curriculum, modem teaching methodology, students’ assessment and communication skills.
An interactive panel discussion was also held on the topic "Catalyzing the change for betterment of medical education in India" which was moderated by Prof. K. K. Deepak and Prof. Seema Hakim with six panelists Prof. Abida Malik, Department of Microbiology, Prof. Rana K. Sherwani, Department of Pathology, Prof. Mubarak Hussain, Department of Physiology, Dr. Sangeeta Singhal, Department of Physiology, Dr. Nalin Mehta, AIIMS, New Delhi and Dr. S. H. Arif, Department of Pathology.
Prof. M. Ashraf Malik, Principal and CMS, J.N. Medical College, Prof. S. H. Hashmi, Principal, Dr. Z. A. Dental College, Chairmen of various departments and faculty members were present on this occasion. The members of the Medical Education Unit, JNMC, Prof. M. Mobarak Hossain, Dr. S. S. Ahmad, Dr. Sangeeta Singhal, Dr. S. H. Arif, Dr. Afzal Anees, Dr. Aijaz A. Rizvi, Dr. Amanullah Khan, Dr. M. A. Bilal Hussain and Prof. Seema Hakim, Coordinator actively participated in the organization of the programme.
Courtesy: india Education Diary.com