KING EDWARD MEMORIAL HOSPITAL

Seth Gordhandas Sunderdas Medical College

Acharya Donde Marg, Parel,
Mumbai 400 012. India.
Tel.: 91-22-2410 7000 Fax: 91-22-2414 3435

Observership / Elective Studentship

 
1-3 months observership is available in General Medicine as well as its subspecialties including Medical Intensive Care Unit, Rheumatology, Geriatrics and Nuclear medicine.
 

Three categories of Observerships are available :
  1. Undergraduate medical students seeking elective postings.
  2. Doctors doing residency in Internal Medicine wanting to spend some time in a leading Indian teaching hospital.
  3. Doctors in practice, wanting to upgrade their clinical skills and knowledge.

Doctors wanting to apply under the 3rd category should apply on plain paper to the Head, Department of Medicine, K E M Hospital, Parel, Mumbai 400 012.

Applicants seeking admission under categories 1 and 2 should forward their application through their head of department/institution to:

The Dean,
G.S. Medical College and K.E.M. Hospital,
Parel, Mumbai 400 012.

In the application please indicate the number of weeks you would like the observership to be – minimum 4 weeks, maximum 12 weeks, as also the subspecialty/ies you would like to observe. You will be notified the acceptance or otherwise of the application along with the alloted time slot.

On the day of the commencement of the course, observers will have to pay a fee at the rate of Rs.1600/- per month for general specialties and Rs.3200/- per month for suerspecialities . Residents in training could seek waiver of this fee in their application form. Unfortunately, it is not possible for the institution to arrange for accommodation and observers from outside town are advised to arrange for the same before their arrival in the city.

Besides access to clinical work, observers will be encouraged to participate in the Department’s teaching activities including Clinical seminars, journal club, bedside clinics etc.

On successful completion of the course, an appropriate certificate will be issued by the institution. 

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