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National Postgraduate Medical College of Nigeria Update Course in Surgery.

The Faculty of Surgery, National Postgraduate Medical College of Nigeria is pleased to present a Postgraduate Review Course in Surgery and Primary Revalidation Course designed for Resident doctors sitting for the Part I and II Fellowship Examinations. Doctors Intending to update their knowledge in Surgery Doctors wishing to revalidate their NPMCN Primary Exam in Surgery. […]


Landmark Genetic Study into the health of 100,000 Nigerians Announced

New study comes as 54gene and leading Nigerian geneticists collaborate to launch a new consortium. Lagos, Nigeria: 54gene, the African genomics research, services, and development company, has announced the launch of the African Centre for Translational Genomics (ACTG), an initiative established to facilitate translational genomics research by African scientists. The establishment will also re-invest in […]

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Digital Healthcare startups in the Nigerian Health Tech Space – A budding dream.

GUEST POST: Digital health is defined by Wikipedia as the convergence of digital technologies with health, healthcare, living, and society to enhance the efficiency of healthcare delivery. These include hardware and software solutions and services.  Hardware includes wearables like Fitbit and different types of monitors while software includes various types of mobile applications and electronic […]

UGONSA Holiday Message to All Nurses for 2020.

UGONSA TO NURSES – MERRY CHRISTMAS & A FRUITFUL YEAR 2020. The University Graduates of Nursing Science Association (UGONSA), the professional association of nurses with a minimum qualification of first degree in nursing has conveyed a Nightingale seasons’ greetings to Nurses. Recounting the tremendous efforts of nurses at resurrecting the hopes of patients and their […]

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NPMCN Fellowship Examination Portal Opens January 1, 2020.

Great News again!!! Medical Postgraduate Candidates would finally be able to access the Exam portal on January 1, 2020. The National Postgraduate Medical College of Nigeria has announced the commencement of her online registration for the March/April/May 2020 Fellowship. Applicants are advised to visit NPMCN Exam Portal for all necessary information and eligibility criteria for […]

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Job Vacancy: Internship Positions open at Federal Neuropsychiatric Hospital Enugu.

JOB VACANCY: Interested and qualified candidates are invited to apply for the following positions at the Federal Neuropsychiatric Hospital, Enugu. POSITIONS: Nurse Interns Pharmacy Interns Medical Laboratory Science Interns ELIGIBILITY: Interested candidates must possess a recognized degree or its equivalent in their areas of specialization from a reputable University in Nigeria or abroad with evidence […]

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Nigeria Introduces Postgraduate Training for Clinical Sciences

Circular to Nigerian Universities on Postgraduate Training for Clinical Sciences. In its renewed commitment to reposition medical education in Nigeria for optimal impact in the society and in line with global best practices, the National Universities Commission (NUC) has been conferring with officials of the National Postgraduate Medical College of Nigeria (NPMCN) and other critical […]

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NMA NATIONAL ESSAY COMPETITION 2019 – See Details for Participation.

The Nigerian Medical Association, in pursuance of academic excellence and best practices, is organizing her National Medical Essay competition for all bonafide NMA members. a) Introduction – The NMA 2019/20 Essay Competition is designed to address burning issues affecting health policies and health care delivery in the Federal Republic of Nigeria. The featured topic is; Medical […]