Physician Policy

FG Suspends Sack of Resident Doctors, Negotiations Continue, As FMC Owerri Is Presented.

The federal government wednesday suspended the sack of members of the National Association of Resident Doctors (NARD) pending the conclusion of the ongoing negotiations on the matter. This was part of the resolutions reached at the mediatory meeting initiated by the Speaker of the House of Representatives, Rt. Hon. Yakubu Dogara, between the federal government […]

Physician

Sacking of Doctors, Embarrassing, Demoralising –MDCAN

The Medical and Dental Consultants Association of Nigeria (MDCAN) has described sacking of resi­dent doctors as embar­rassing and demoralising Already, Speaker of the House of Representatives, Yakubu Dogara has waded into the matter. The association stated this at the end of its Extra- Ordinary National Execu­tive Council (NEC) meet­ing held in Abuja. MDCAN President, Prof. […]

The Professional

Meet The Newly Appointed Acting Registrar/CEO Medical Laboratory Science Council of Nigeria, Tosin Erhabor.

A new Acting Registrar and Chief Executive Officer has been appointed for the Medical Laboratory Science Council of Nigeria (MLSCN ) in the person of Mr Tosan Erhabor His appointment which took effect from 15th of June 2016 is coming few weeks after the death of the council’s former Acting Registrar and Chief Executive Officer, […]

Physician Policy

NMA Releases Official Statement on Hon Yakubu Dogara’s Intervention On The Impasse Between NARD & FG

INTERVENTION OF THE SPEAKER HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES Rt. HON YAKUBU  DOGARA IN THE CURRENT INDUSTRIAL DISPUTE BETWEEN NARD (AN AFFILIATE OF NMA) AND THE FEDERAL GOVERNMENT OF NIGERIA AND OTHER RELATED ISSUES: On behalf of the National Officers Committee, the President of Nigerian Medical Association (NMA) Dr. Mike 0. Ogirima wish to express his appreciation […]

Career

INTERNSHIP/ HOUSEMANSHIP Update: PIHAN Writes Minister Of Health, Labour, MDCN And Other Boards

A CALL FOR THE RESTRUCTURING AND REGULATION OF THE COMPULSORY ONE YEAR INTERNSHIP/HOUSEMANSHIP TRAINING PROGRAM IN THE HEALTH SCIENCES VIS-A-VIS FULL IMPLEMENTATION OF QUOTAS ALLOCATED TO ACCREDITED CENTRES FOR THE TRAINING. The above named association, which comprises all graduates of human health sciences whose training requires a compulsory one-year internship/housemanship program before proceeding on NYSC, […]