Updated 11 Jul 2022, 4:28 am
The Indian Medical Association (IMA), Manipur branch on Sunday announced that the IMA College of General Practitioner Faculty, Manipur has been officially inaugurated.
The inaugural programme was attended by dean, IMA CGP HQ 2021-22 Dr Avinash Bhondwe as chief guest; dean, IMA CGP HQ 2019-20 Dr Hiranmay Adhikari as guest of honour; joint secretary IMA CGP HQ 2021-22 Dr Satyajit Borah as guest of honour, stated a release.
Altogether, 28 trainees were enrolled for the programme and this is the first of its kind ever organised in the state of Manipur, it stated. Dr Avinash Bhondwe was extremely pleased to have an overwhelming response from the trainee despite being the first certificate course under CGP Faculty, Manipur, it mentioned.
After the inauguration programme, the first Class of Fellowship certificate course in family medicine was carried out by director, IMA CGP faculty Manipur Dr Shyamkumar Laishram, it stated.
The IMA General Body meeting also held after the CGP Class, it further stated, adding during the meeting three separate wings of IMA Manipur State Branch was formed under the guidance of president, IMA Manipur State Branch Dr Jugindra Sorokhaibam.
The three wings are sports and games wing, arts and culture wing and literary wing, it stated.
It further stated that after the formation of three wings, Dr Jugindra expressed his high hopes and expected a programme from each wing within the next 30 days. The general body meeting was adjourned by the president after expressing his gratitude, it mentioned.
The general body meeting was followed by the CME (Continuing Medical Education) programme. The First IMA CGP Faculty CME was sponsored by M/S Abbott Gennext.
The chairpersons of the said programme were chairman cum managing director, Mother’s Care Children Hospital, Moirang Leirak Dr Kh Ratankumar Singh; professor department of Medicine, RIMS, Imphal Dr Santa Naorem, it stated. The programme was wrapped after the cultural programme, it added.
First published:11 Jul 2022, 4:28 am
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