The Professional

Reconstituted Governing Council/ Boards of Institute of Public Analyst of Nigeria

The Hon. Minister of Health, Prof. Isaac Adewole has approved the official publication of the comprehensive list of the Reconstituted Governing Council/Boards of Radiographers Registration Board of Nigeria, Nursing and Midwifery Council of Nigeria, Institute of Chartered Chemists of Nigeria, Dental Therapist Registration Board, Dental Technologist Registration Board, Institute of Public Analyst of Nigeria as indicated […]

Conditions

Diabetes App Forecasts Blood Sugar Levels

Columbia University researchers have developed a personalized algorithm that predicts the impact of particular foods on an individual’s blood sugar levels. The algorithm has been integrated into an app, Glucoracle, that will allow individuals with type 2 diabetes to keep a tighter rein on their glucose levels — the key to preventing or controlling the […]

Meds

Bullies and their victims more likely to want plastic surgery

School bullies and their victims are more likely to want cosmetic surgery, according to new research by the University of Warwick. Professor Dieter Wolke — and colleagues in the Department of Psychology and Warwick Medical School — have discovered that teenagers who are affected by bullying in any way have a greater desire than others […]

The Professional

List of Reconstituted Governing Council/ Boards of Nursing and Midwifery Council of Nigeria

The minister of Health has recently approved for publication the list of newly constituted governing and board for the Nursing and Midwifery Council of Nigeria… Find full List below. NURSING AND MIDWIFERY COUNCIL OF NIGERIA (NMCN)  1. Chairman Dr. Abosede Bola Ofi  2. The Head, Nursing Services FMOH Dr. Edna Onwuchekwa Member  3. Four (4) […]

The Professional

FG Reconstitute Governing Council/ Boards of Radiographers Registration Board of Nigeria

The minister of Health has recently approved for publication the list of newly constituted governing and board for the Radiographers Registration Board of Nigeria… See full list below RECOMMENDED: Brief History Of The Radiographers Registration Board of Nigeria… (Facts You Never Knew) Radiographers Board Up The CT-Scan Training Curriculum RADIOGRAPHERS REGISTRATION BOARD OF NIGERIA   […]

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FG Reconstitute Governing Council/ Boards of Dental Therapist Registration Board

The minister of Health has recently approved for publication the list of newly constituted governing and board for the Dental Therapist Registration Board… Find full list below DENTAL THERAPIST REGISTRATION BOARD (LFN CAP. D7 of 20041)  1. Chairman i. Mallam ]ariri Salauwa Chairman  2. 2 Dental Therapist  i. Mr.Oghe Benson  ii. McAkunekwe John Rtd. Member […]

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National Orthopaedic Hospital Igbobi Lagos Holds her 2017 Annual Scientific Conference

The National Orthopaedic Hospital Management Board hereby invites the general public and interested Medical Personnel to her 2017 Annual Scientific Conference tagged “CHALLENGES AND CARE OF CHILDREN WITH SPECIAL NEEDS” Conference Fee: N20,000.00 only, (covering conference bags and menu) Date: 13th– 15th September, 2017 Time: 9:00 a.m. daily Note: CME points will be awarded. Please […]

Career

School of Postgraduate Studies University of Benin 2017/2018 Admission Forms on Sale

Applications are invited from suitably qualified candidates for admission into the following Postgraduate programmes leading to the award of Postgraduate Diploma, Masters Degree and Ph.D in the various Faculties/ Schools/Institutes/Centre of the University of Benin:  1. Faculty of Pharmacy   2. School of Basic Medical Sciences  3. School of Medicine  4. Institute of Child Health […]

Career

School of Post-basic Nursing Studies, National Orthopaedic Hospital Igbobi Lagos Begins Sale Of Admission Forms

Applications are invited from suitably qualified candidates for admission into the following programmes: 1) POST BASIC ORTHOPAEDIC NURSING PROGRAMME 2) POST BASIC ACCIDENT & EMERGENCY NURSING PROGRAMME   DURATION: Twelve (12) Months of two (2) Semesters commencing in November, 2017 COURSE: 20 Courses of 40 Credit units in form of lectures etc and 960 hours […]

Editor's Focus

Medical and Health Science Students Get In Here!!!… Beauty’N’Brain Contest For You.

I have always wondered why so much talents lie dormant in med school. I knew of a public health guy, back then in school, who was so talented he was dubbed Mr Talent. He felt he was to be a health professional, rendering services to as many that need them, but at the same time, […]

Editor's Focus

ParcelMedico Launches Campaign #PostMedicalGraduatesForInternship

Many people may not know this, but medical graduates including medical related courses like Medicine & Surgery| Pharmacy| Medical lab Science|Dentistry| Nursing| Optometry |Physiotherapy|Radiography|Dental Therapy &Technology etc, go through crucibles to get placement for their compulsory one-year internship in Nigeria. It have gotten worst over time, with some graduates staying at home for as long […]

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#WorldAsthmaDay2017: Launching of National Asthma Guidelines and Workshop on Asthma

I write on Behalf of Prof. Gregory Erhabor to invite you to the launch of the National Asthma Guideline by the Nigerian Thoracic Society. The asthma guideline is a comprehensive document covering all aspects of asthma management, taking into consideration, local peculiarities and challenges. There will also be a CME on management of asthma in […]

Career

Admission Forms on Sale For College of Health Sciences and Technology Ile Abiye Hospital

The Management of the College hereby announces the commencement of Admission Application for 2017/2018 Academic Session. AVAILABLE PROGRAMMES ·         Medical Laboratory Technician in Traning Programme (MLT CERTIFICATE) ·         Enviromental Health Technology in Traning Course (EHT HND) ·         Enviromental Health Technology in Training Course (EHT OND) ·         Enviromental Health Technician in Training Course (EVT DIPLOMA) ·         Environmental […]

Career

University of Benin Teaching Hospital School of Midwifery Admission Forms on Sale

Applications are invited from suitable qualified candidates for the Entrance Examination for admission into the School of Post Basic Midwifery for Eignteen (18) monthes Midwifery Programme. Entry Qualification: Prospective candidates must possess the following: >> Five (5) CREDITS in WASC/SSCE/NECO in English Language, Mathematics, Biology, Chemistry and Physics at not more than two sittings. >> […]

Policy

MDCN new requirements/procedures for primary-source verification for foreign trained doctors.

NOTICE OF THE MDCN NEW PRIMARY-SOURCE VERIFICATION REQUIREMENTS/PROCEDURES FOR ALL GRADUATES OF MEDICAL (BASIC AND POSTGRADUATE) INSTITUTIONS LOCATED OUTSIDE NIGERIA   The Medical and Dental Council of Nigeria (MDCN) is collaborating with the Education Commission for Foreign Medical Graduates (ECFMG), a world leader in promoting quality healthcare, to incorporate the ECFMG’s verification process into the […]