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

Short Term Courses

 

Anatomy:

Course on Clinical Anatomy (Basic)

 

Background and facilities available

The department was established in 1925 and is presently headed by Dr.Lopa Mehta. The department has a rich source of cadavers and has an operating microscope. It is acquiring an endoscopy-training module. The department has staff members who are trained in Surgery and in Anatomy. Faculty is outsourced for training and demonstration in special areas.
Course Director – Dr. Lopa Mehta 
Course Co-ordinator – Dr. Lakshmi Rajgopal 
 

Faculty – 
  • Dr. M. Natarajan
  • Dr. A. S. Bendre
  • Dr. A. N. Supe
  • Dr. Mukund Thatte

 

Course Details –

The course is aimed at training doctors to apply anatomical knowledge to perform surgical procedures. There will be multi-media presentations, interactive sessions and hands-on training on techniques of handling instruments, techniques of suturing, central and peripheral venous access, tracheostomy and intercostal drainage
 
Timing of the course – September
Periodicity – Once a year 
Duration of the course – Two days 
Eligibility – Interns and Junior Surgical Residents
Course fees – Rs. 2000/
Evaluation – By observation and a certificate will be provided at the end of the training
 

Contact Address:

Dr. Lopa Mehta,
Professor & Head, Department of Anatomy
Seth GS Medical College & KEM Hospital,
Parel, Mumbai – 400012, India.
Tel. 91-22-2413 6051 Ext. 2025
Fax.: 91-22-2414 3435
E-mail: anatgsmc@vsnl.com
 
Course on Surgical Anatomy Advanced

Bakground and Facilities available – vide supra 
Course Director – Dr. Lopa Mehta 
Course Co-ordinator – Dr. Lakshmi Rajgopal

 

Faculty
  • Dr. M. Natarajan
  • Dr. A.S.Bendre
  • Dr. A.N. Supe
  • Dr. Mukund Thatte

 

Course Details –

The aim is to facilitate acquiring microsurgical skills and to familiarise one with the endoscopic anatomy using cadaver as a resource. There will be multi-media presentations and hands-on training on various endoscopic procedures and microsurgical procedures on cadavers

Timing of the course – September
Periodicity – Once a year
Duration of the course – Two days 
Eligibility – Surgical residents and practising surgeons
Course fees – Rs. 3000/

Evaluation During the course by observation and a certificate will be provided at the end of training
 

Contact Address

Dr. Lopa Mehta,
Professor & Head,Department of Anatomy,
Seth GS Medical College & KEM Hospital,
Parel, Mumbai – 400012, India.
Tel. 91-22-2413 6051 Ext. 2025
Fax.: 91-22-2414 3435
E-mail: anatgsmc@vsnl.com
 

Course on Functional Endoscopic Sinus Surgery (FESS)

Background and Facilities available

 
As has been mentioned earlier the rich source of cadavers gives an opportunity to offer training in simulated surgical procedures. This particular course has been successfully held for the past ten years with participation from overseas delegates also.Course Co-ordinators – Dr Milind Kirtane, Dr. Lopa Mehta
 

Faculty
  • Dr.Hetal Patel
  • Dr.Milind Navalake
  • Faculty from the various hospitals

 

Course Details

There will be lectures and hands-on training on cadavers and live operative procedures on endoscopy of the paranasal air sinuses
Timing of the course – September
Periodicity – Once a year
Duration of the course – Two days
Course fees – Rs. 5000/ 
Collaborators – ENT Department, P.D.Hinduja Hospital, Mahim, Mumbai 400 016 

Evaluation – By observation

Contact Address

Dr.Milind Kirtane,
Honorary Professor of ENT,
Seth GS Medical College and K.E.M. Hospital
Parel, Mumbai 400 012 India
Phone: 91-22- 2413 6051 Ext.2307
Fax.: 91-22-2414 3435

Consultant ENT surgeon,
P.D.Hinduja Hospital Mahim,
Mumbai 400 016
Phone : 91-22- 2445 1515 / 91-22- 2364 1831

 

Anesthesiology:

 

DEPARTMENT OF ANAESTHESIOLOGY

Certificate Course in Cardiac Anesthesia

Background and facilities available
The department of anesthesiology was established in 1925 with Dr.M.N. Desai as honorary anesthesiologist. He was assisted by casualty officers in anaesthesia. Dr.Y G. Bhojraj and Dr. Sarkar were some of the eminent people who have worked in this department at the time. Dr. G. S. Ambardekar, the father figure of anesthesia in our country was instrumental in bringing up this department. The full-time department was started in 1963 with Dr. A.J. Dhruva as Professor and Head of the department of Anesthesia.The department is fully equipped with recent state- of-the-art anesthesia machines, supplicated monitoring gadgets and ventilators, newer anesthetic drugs and an excellent departmental library. Apart from regular anesthesia, the department renders services for various specialties like intensive care, trauma care, and emergency medical services, anesthesia OPD, pain clinic, labor analgesia and CPCR workshops. The department has excellent academic programs with regular CMEs and workshops. 

Course Director – Dr.L.D. Naik 
Course Co-ordinator – Dr.L.V. Dewoolkar 
 

Faculty –

 

  • Staff of department of Anaesthesiology

 

Course Details –

The academic activities will include active participation of the students. Two theory lectures will be held per week. There will also be clinical teaching in different work areas like in the theatre and in the Intensive care area, symposia, case discussions, lecture series, journal review and mortality and morbidity meetings. The candidate will be required to undertake a project in the cardiac anesthesia and present the same at the end of tenure. 

Timing of the course – 1st February – 31st January
Periodicity – Every year 
Duration of the course – 1 year
Eligibility – M.D./ D.N.B. in Anesthesia
Course fees – Rs 10,000/- 

Evaluation – By written test, viva voce.

Contact Address:

Dr. L. D. Naik (Professor and Head),
Dr. L. V. Dewoolkar (Professor),
Department of Anaesthesiology,
Seth G.S. Medical College, & K.E.M. Hospital,
Parel, Mumbai – 400 012, India.
Phone: 91-22 2413 6051 Extn: 2002.
Fax: 91 22 2414 3435
E-Mail: kemvigil@vsnl.com

Biochemistry & Clinical Nutrition:

 

In the speciality of – Good Clinical Laboratory Practices

Certificate Course in Good Clinical Laboratory Practices

Background and facilities available

This department was established in the year 1959 and headed presently by Dr. (Mrs) S. P. Dandekar. It has 16 faculty members. Facilities and expertise available with all the necessary infrastructure to conduct the above course. There will be participation by the industry also. 
Course Co-ordinator – Dr. ( Mrs) S. P. Dandekar. 
 

Faculty –

 

  • The staff of department of Biochemistry 

 

Course Details –

Hands-on training along with details of quality control, standardization of biochemical methods, laboratory management, laboratory accreditation and different case studies. 

Time of the year when the course is proposed to be conducted – September to February 
Periodicity – Once in a year.
Duration of the course – Six Months 
Eligibility –
A) B.Sc. with chemistry /Zoology/ Microbiology/Life Sciences/Biochemistry as Principal subjects
B) Laboratory personnel with 2 Years Experience.
Course fees – Rs.3000/-
Evaluation – Written examination after the completion of course 
 

Contact Address:

Dr.S.P.Dandekar
Professor & Head, Dept. of Biochemistry & Clinical Nutrition
Seth G.S. Medical College & KEM Hosptial,
Parel, Mumbai – 400 012. India.
Ph : 91-22-24107000 Ext 2027,
Fax: 91-22-2414 3435
Email: gsmcbiochem@hotmail.comsuchetad@hotmail.com
 

Cardiovascular & Thoracic Surgery:

Diploma in Extra Corporeal Perfusion Technology

Background and facilities available

The department was established in the year 1957 and is presently headed by Dr.A.M. Patwardhan. It has six faculty members and facilities available are Outpatient Clinics, Indoor Wards, Surgical Operation Theatres, Surgical ICU, Haemodynamic Monitoring, Ventilators, Defibrillators, Heart Lung Machines, Temporary Pacemakers, IABP, Blood Gas Analyser. This course was started in 1984.Course Co-ordinator – DR. JMS Khandeparkar
 

Course Details –

There will be lectures and hands-on training to run Heart Lung Machine, to carry out Haemodynamic Monitoring during and after open heart surgery. Candidates will be instructed in acid base balance and electrolyte status during and after surgery.Timing of the course – 1st August – 31st July

Periodicity – Annual 
Duration of the course – One year 
Eligibility – B.Sc. graduates.
Course fees – Rs. 1500/- 
Evaluation – Written Test, Viva voce 
Contact Address:
Dr.J.M.S. Khandeparkar
Professor (CVTS), CVTC Building,
K.E.M Hospital,
Mumbai- 400 012, India.
Ph 91-22 -2413 6051 Extn. 2632,
Fax: 91-22- 2414 3435
Email:jagdish_khandeparkar@hotmail.com
 

Chest Medicine:

DEPARTMENT OF CHEST MEDICINE AND ENVIRONMENTAL POLLUTION RESEARCH CENTRE

Course in Pulmonary FunctionTesting

Background and facilities available

This department was establishment in the year 1967 and is presently headed by Dr. A. U. Athavale, Associate Professor. The state of art Pulmonary Function Testing laboratory offers equipment and expertise for under takin detailed evaluation of pulmonary functions. This includes Spirometry, Diffusion capacity for carbon monoxide, lung volumes with Body Plethysmograpy, measurement of residual volume and total lung capacity by helium dilution method and arterial blood gas analysis.

Lung functions are a useful parameter used for diagnosis and prognosis of various lung disorders. They offer a valuable guide for pre-anaesthesia work up for deciding surgical fitness. Being performance-dependent test, technique of lung function testing is crucial. 

Course Co-ordinator – Dr. A. U. Athavale
 

Faculty –

 

  • Dr. Sandeep Tandon
  • Dr. Vijay Khatri

 

Course Details –

The objective of this certificate course will be to make the physician familiar with the technicalities including caliberation and maintenance, performance and interpretation of lung functions. There will be lectures on Clinical Spirometry regarding the indications, limitations, Equipments quality control, static lung volumes and capacities, dynamic lung volumes and flow rates, and there will be lectures on Airway resistance and compliance, diffusing capacity, and Bronchoprovocation testing. There will demonstration on instrumentation and techniques, in pulmonary functions tests, interpretation of pulmonary function tests, maintenance and care of equipment. 

Timing of the course – January last week 
Periodicity – Once/year 
Duration of the course – 8 days
Eligibility – MBBS/MD in Medicine 
Course fees – Rs.1000/- 
Evaluation – Post course evaluation on Lung Function Testing, Performance Technique & Interpretation
 

Contact Address:

Dr.A.U.Athavale,
Associate Professor & Incharge of Department of Chest Medicine
Environmental Pollution Research Centre,
Seth G.S. Medical College & K.E.M. Hospital,
Parel, Mumbai – 400 012, India.
Ph. No.91-22- 24132296,
Fax: 91-22- 2414 3435
E-mail : kempulmo@vsnl.com
 

Medical Education Technology Cell:

MEDICAL EDUCATION TECHNOLOGY CELL

Certificate Course in Medical Education Technology

Background and facilities available

This department was established in 22.01.1993. The staff who are trained in various aspects of Medical Education Technology are the resource personnel. The cell has audio visual aids and a well-equipped library. It has published a book titled “The Art of Teaching Medical Students.”
Course Co-ordinator – 
Dr. Pritha S. Bhuiyan
Dr. Nirmala N. Rege
 

Faculty –

 

  • Dr. S.P. Dandekar
  • Dr. P.R. Mehta
  • Mr C.V. Patankar
  • Dr. A.N. Supe
  • Dr. S.R. Parkar
  • Dr. K. Shyamkishore
Course Details –

There will be interactive sessions and work groups on educational objectives, teaching -learning methodologies, micro teaching, integrated teaching, curriculum planning and evaluation.

Timing of the course – March & September.
Periodicity – Part I & II once a year.
Duration of the course – 3 days each for Part I & II (total 6 days)
Eligibility – Medical Teachers.
Course fees – To be declared later.
Evaluation –
Daily evaluation and workshop evaluation will be done for assessing the participants. It will be seen whether the said objectives have been achieved or not.
 

Contact Address:

1.Dr.Pritha S. Bhuiyan
Professor, Dept. of Anatomy,
Seth G.S. Medical College & KEM Hospital,
Parel, Mumbai 400012, India.
Tel: 91-22 – 2410 7000 Ext.2606,
Email: anatgsmc@vsnl.com

2.Dr.Nirmala N. Rege
Associate Professor, Dept. of Pharmacology & Therapeutics,
Seth G.S. Medical College & KEM Hospital,
Parel, Mumbai 400012, India.
Tel: 91- 22 -2410 7000 Ext.2505, 2515,
Email: kemarc@vsnl.com
 

Medicine

DEPARTMENT OF MEDICINE

Training Course in Rheumatology

Organised and conducted by – Department of Medicine -Rheumatology division

 
Background and facilities available
It was established in 1977 and is presently headed by Dr. Lata S. Bichile. Rheumatology OPDs and review clinics are conducted twice a week and there are facilities for indoor admissions also. An Immunology laboratory with facilities for conducting tests like A.N.A., Anti ds DNA, A.N.C.A., A.C.L.A., Estimation of C3, C4 and Synovial fluid analysis is available.Course Co-ordinator – Dr. L.S. Bichile

Collaborator – Dr. V.R.Joshi – Consultant Rheumatologist, P.D. Hinduja National Hospital -subject to vacancy available
 

Faculty –

 

  • Dr. Anjali Rajadhyaksha
  • Dr. Archana Sonawale
  • Dr. Shalini Suralkar 
Course Details –

The objectives are to obtain skills in patient management in Rheumatology, to recognise early the complications of the disease and manage them, to acquire knowledge about rational therapeutics and to obtain knowledge about rehabilitation of these patients

The candidates will attend Rheumatology OPD twice a week and learn skills of joint examination, clinical evaluation and diagnostic work-up of Rheumatology cases and take rounds of Indoor patients and learn procedures like Joint aspiration, Intra-articular injections, Synovial biopsy and Muscle biopsy etc. They will be attending occupational and physiotherapy units to learn rehabilitation techniques as well.

Timing of the course – January / July
Periodicity – Twice a year
Duration of the course -For Post MD/ Post DNB/ Post MS (Ortho) candidates – 3 Months For Post M.B., B.S. – One year
Eligibility – M.D. (Medicine)/ DNB (Medicine)/ M.S. (Orthopaedics) with interest in Rheumatology/ M.B., B.S. with interest in Rheumatology
Course fees –
MD/DNB/MS candidate – Rs.10, 000/ 
MBBS candidate- Rs.20, 000/
Evaluation – By practical examination and viva voce
 

Contact Address:

Dr (Mrs.) Lata Bichile
Professor & Head of Medicine and Chief – Rheumatology,
Seth G.S.Medical College & K.E.M.Hospital,
Parel, Mumbai -400 012
Phone: 91-22-2412 6761
(9a.m. to 4.30 p.m.- Monday through Friday;9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday)
91-22-2413 6051 Ext. 2058 / 2497
Fax: 91-22- 2412 6766
E-mail: lsbichile@rediffmail.com

 

Course on HIV AIDS

 

Organised and conducted by – HIV Services of Department of Medicine

 
Background and facilities available
HIV services were started in the department of medicine in January 2000. There is HIV clinic once a week every Tuesday and indoor admissions of HIV-AIDS patients are made. The department also runs a Post-exposure Prophylaxis Programme (PEP). There is collaboration with the departments of Microbiology, Dermatology, Chest Medicine, Blood Bank and Gynaecology & Obstetrics. 
Course Co-ordinator – Dr.A.R.PazareCollaborators –

Departments of Microbiology, Skin, Chest Medicine, Blood Bank and Gynaecology & Obstetrics, MSW
 

Faculty –

 

  • Dr.Zubin Vaid
  • Dr. Preeti Mehta
  • Dr. Parimala Subramaniam
  • Dr. P. D. Gupte
  • Dr. A.U. Athavale
  • Dr. S.V. Parulekar
  • Dr. Jayashree Sharma
  • Mrs. Pujara

 

Course Details –

The objectives are to enable the participants to diagnose, manage and prevent opportunistic infections in patients with HIV/AIDS and to make them aware of legal, ethical, social and financial aspects of HIV/AIDS. There will be interactive sessions and clinics to teach history taking, examination and diagnosis. There will be training in counselling methods and also in biostatistics for record-keeping and research.

Timing of the course – March/ September
Periodicity – Twice a year 
Duration of the course – 10 days
Eligibility – M.D in Medicine / Chest Medicine/ Skin
Course fees – Rs. 2000/
Evaluation – By observation throughout the course
 

Contact Address:

Dr. A.R. Pazare,
Professor of Medicine,
Seth GS Medical College & KEM Hospital,
Parel, Mumbai – 400 012
Phone: Office – 91-22-2413 6051 Ext. 2617,
Residence – 91-22-2493 3002
Fax: 91-22-2412 6766

 

Nephrology:

 

DEPARTMENT OF NEPHROLOGY
 

Course on Peritoneal Dialysis for Nephrologists

Background and facilities available

The department was established in January 1963 and is presently headed by Dr. Alan Fernandes Almeida. It has an artificial kidney department with facilities for peritoneal dialysis and haemodialysis. Dr. M.D.Motashaw Renal Transplant Unit and Aditya Renal Research Laboratory have been doing excellent work since inception.
Course Co-ordinator – Dr. Alan F. Almeida 
 

Faculty –

 

  • From University of Missouri, Columbia, U.S.A. and Department of Nephrology, Seth GS Medical college & KEM Hospital 

 

Course Details –

To sensitise and train nephrologists in the art and science of peritoneal dialysis.

There will be interactive sessions and practical demonstrations of anatomy and physiology of peritoneum, mechanics and techniques of peritoneal dialysis(PD), complications of PD, nutrition on PD and the role of peritoneal dialysis team.

Timing of the course – July 
Periodicity – Once a year 
Duration of the course – 5 days 
Eligibility – DM Nephrology, DNB Nephrology 
Course fees – To be decided 
Evaluation – By pre- and post tests 
Collaborator – University of Missouri, Columbia, U.S.A. (Planned) 
 

Contact Address:

Dr. Alan F. Almeida,
Professor & Head of Nephrology,
Seth GS Medical College & KEM Hospital,
Parel, Mumbai – 400 012, India.
Phone: Office – 91-22-2413 2118
E-Mail: kemneph@vsnl.com
 

Course on Haemodialysis for Technicians

Background and facilities available

Vide supra
Course Co-ordinator –
Dr. K.S.Mehta
Dr. Hemal A. ShahFaculty –

  • Staff of Department of Nephrology

 

Course Details –

The objective of the course is to train technicians in hemodialysis. There will be lectures on principles of dialysis, vascular access and its care, haemodialysis membrane, reprocessing of haemodialyser, monitoring of patients and maintenance of records, high-flux/high efficiency dialysis, adequacy of dialysis, universal precautions, complications of haemodialysis and their management. There will also be practical demonstrations for 4 to 6 hours every day in the Artificial Kidney Department (AKD).

Timing of the course – March
Periodicity – Once a year
Duration of the course – 3 months
Eligibility – DM Nephrology, DNB Nephrology Laboratory technician with a B.Sc. degree with or without DMLT (Diploma in Medical Laboratory Technology)
Course fees – Rs.1000/
Evaluation – By pre- and post-tests
 

Contact Address:

Dr. Alan F. Almeida,
Professor & Head of Nephrology,
Seth GS Medical College & KEM Hospital,
Parel, Mumbai – 400 012, India.
Phone: Office – 91-22-2413 2118
Fax: 91-22- 2414 3435
E-Mail: kemneph@vsnl.com

 

Course on Dialysis and Transplantation for Nurses 

Background and facilities available

Vide supra
Course Co-ordinator –
Dr. Kalpana S. Mehta,
Dr. Hemal A. Shah
 

Faculty –

 

  • Department of Nephrology 

 

Course Details –

The objective is to train nurses in the principles and practice of dialysis and to train them in pre-operative workup and post-operative care of transplant patients. There will be lecture and demonstration series on principles and practice of dialysis, pre-transplant workup of donor and recipient, post-transplant care, complications and management of transplant cases and nutritional and psychological aspects of renal transplantation. 

Timing of the course – March
Periodicity – Once a year
Duration of the course – 3 months
Eligibility – Diploma in Nursing and Mid-wifery 
Course fees – Rs.1000/
Evaluation – By pre- and post-tests
 

Contact Address:

Dr. Alan F. Almeida,
Professor & Head of Nephrology,
Seth GS Medical College & KEM Hospital,
Parel, Mumbai – 400 012, India.
Phone: Office – 91-22-2413 2118
E-Mail: kemneph@vsnl.com
 

Neurosurgery and Neurology:

1. Fellowship in Microneurosurgery
2. Fellowship in training in Neuro nursing
3. Certificate course in Comprehensive Spinal Surgery
4. Certificate course in Stereotaxy
 

DEPARTMENT OF NEUROSURGERY AND NEUROLOGY

Fellowship in Micro neurosurgery

 
Organised and conducted by – Dept. of Neurosurgery
 

Background and Facilities available

 
availableVide supraCourse Co-ordinators – Prof. Atul Goel 
 

Faculty
  • From department of Neurosurgery

 

Course Details

Laboratory dissection, Lectures and Operative sessions. 

Timing of the course – 15th January, 15th April, 15th August, and 15th November. 
Periodicity – Four times in a year. 
Duration of the course – Two weeks 
Course fees – Rs 2000/- 
Eligibility – Residents and consultants in Neurosurgery ( not more than three per term.) 
Evaluation – Assessment at the end of two weeks by course director. 
 

Contact Address-

Prof. Atul GoelHead,
Department of Neurosurgery,
Seth G.S. Medical College & K.E.M. Hospital,
Parel, Mumbai – 400 012, India.
Ph. 91-22-24129884 / 2410 7000 Extn:2300, 2001
Fax: 91-22- 2414 3435
Email: atulgoel62@hotmail.com
 

Fellowship training in Neuro Nursing

  

Organised and conducted by – Dept. of Neurosurgery and Nursing
 

Background and facilities available

vide supraCourse Co-ordinator – Staff Nurse Ms Surekha and Sister Wagh.
 

Faculty –

 

  • Nursing Staff of Neurosurgical OT, Staff of Dept. of Neurosurgery

 

Course Details –

Assistance in O.T. Neuro ICU Care, Ward management, lectures.

Timing of the course – 15th January, 15th April, and 15th August,
Periodicity – Thrice in a year.
Duration of the course – Six weeks
Eligibility –
Nurses who have completed basic training in municipal Hospitals, B Sc Nursing, Diploma in Nursing from recognized institutes. (not more than three per term.)
Course fees – Rs 1500/-
Evaluation – Assessment at the end of six weeks by course director.
 

Contact Address:

Staff Nurse Ms Surekha / Sister Wagh,
Neurosurgical Operation Theatre,
Department of Neurosurgery,
Seth G.S. Medical College & K.E.M. Hospital,
Parel, Mumbai – 400 012, India.
Ph.No.: 91-22- 2410 7000 Extn; 2202/2203
 

Fellowship in Comprehensive Spinal Surgery

Organised and conducted by – Dept. of Neurosurgery and Orthopaedics
 
Background and facilities available
vide supra Course Co-ordinator -Prof. Atul Goel
 

Faculty –

 

  • Prof. V. J. Laheri
  • Dr. Dattatraya Muzumdar
  • Dr. Ketan Desai

 

Course Details –

Assistance in operative procedures, Lectures, ward rounds and lab micro-dissection
Timing of the course – January, June, August
Periodicity – Thrice in a year.
Duration of the course – 4-6 weeks
Eligibility – Residents and consultants in Neurosurgery and Orthopaedics
Course fees – Rs 2000/-
Evaluation – Assessment at the end of six weeks
 
Contact Address:
Prof. Atul Goel Head,
Department of Neurosurgery,
Seth G.S. Medical College & K.E.M. Hospital,
Parel, Mumbai – 400 012, India.
Ph. 91-22-24129884/2410 7000 Extn:2300, 2001
Email: atulgoel62@hotmail.com 
 

Surgery:

1. Certificate course in Basic Surgical Skills
2. Certificate course in Basic Endoscopy and Laparoscopy

 
DEPARTMENT OF SURGERY

Course on Basic Surgical Skills –

 

Background and facilities available

The department was established in the year 1926 and is presently headed by Dr. J.V. Hardikar. It has a well equipped animal lab and teaching aids like knot-tying boards.

Course Co-ordinator – Dr. J.V. Hardikar
 

Faculty –

 

  • Dr. A. N. Dalvi
  • Dr. Aparna Deshpande

 

Course Details –

The objective is to train surgical residents and other postgraduate students in basic surgical skills. The course will be in the form of lectures and practical training on sutures, knot-tying, handling of instruments, surgery for hernia, intestinal anastomosis and staplers in surgery

Timing of the course – August/February 
Periodicity – Twice a year
Duration of the course – 1 day
Eligibility – First year residents in surgery and allied specialities
Course fees – Rs.1000/
Collaborators – Ethicon 
Evaluation – By practical examination; certificate will be issued at the end of course.
 

Contact Address –

Dr. J.V. Hardikar,
Professor & Head of Surgery,
Seth GS Medical College & KEM Hospital,
Parel, Mumbai – 400 012, India.
Phone: Office – 91-22-2413 6051 Ext. 2497
Fax: 91-22- 2414 3435
E-Mail: jayprakashhardikar@kem.edu
 

Certificate Course in Basic Endoscopy And Laproscopy

Background and facilities available

Vide supra
EVide supra Vide supra
Course Co-ordinator – Dr. J.V. Hardikar
 

Faculty –

 

  • Dr. A. N. Dalvi
  • Dr. Aparna Deshpande
Course Details

The objective is to train surgical residents in the principles and practice of endoscopy and laparoscopy. There will be lectures and demonstrations on handling and maintenance of endoscope and laparoscope, basic upper GI diagnostic endoscopy and basic laparoscopic skills on endotrainer 

Timing of the course – December
Periodicity – Once a year
Duration of the course – 2 days
Eligibility – II year residents in surgery and allied specialities
Course fees – Rs.1000/

Collaborators – Ethicon and Olympus
Evaluation – By theory and practical examination 
 

Contact Address –

 
Dr. J.V. Hardikar,
Professor & Head of Surgery,
Seth GS Medical College & KEM Hospital,
Parel, Mumbai – 400 012, India.
Phone: Office – 91-22-2413 6051 Ext. 2497 / 2057
Fax: 91-22- 2414 3435
E-Mail: jayprakashhardikar@kem.edu 
 

Courses for General Practitioners

General Information:
  • For all the above courses, selection will be made on the basis of merit, publications and experience
  • Accommodation arrangements will have to be made by the candidates themselves unless specified otherwise
  • TA/DA will be provided only in the sponsored courses

 

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