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The 40th Annual Conference/Workshop of Association of Health Records and Information Management Practitioners of Nigeria.

Invitation to Attend The Association of Health Records and Information Management Practitioners of Nigeria 40th Annual Conference/Workshop GARDEN CITY 2019  The above named Association is the umbrella body for Health Records and Information Management Practitioners in Nigeria. Its mandates, among others, are the promotion and development of Health Records and Information Management in Nigeria; ensuring compliance […]

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#HardCases: GSK Vaccine Chief Writes Open Inspiration on LinkedIn.

#HardCases – This article is part of LinkedIn’s Hard Cases series, where healthcare professionals share the toughest challenges they’ve faced in their careers. I reached out to Thomas Breuer – Vice President of GSK Vaccines, and he permitted to share his inspiring story… ENJOY. The workplace has transformed over the years and young people today are […]

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Despite that nurses are the frontline caregivers, with the most visible bedside presence, who stay with and by patients in times of illness or health, from birth till death, and whose roles in thehospital are akin to the roles played by mothers in families, it appears they are not happy over the way the Nigerian government treats them. This was […]

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Pharmaceutical Society of Nigeria Holds Her 92nd Annual National Conference.

The Pharmaceutical Society of Nigeria PSN is set to hold her Annual National Conference in the ancient Crocodile City – tagged, Crocodile City 2019. Theme: Navigating the Wings of Change in Professional Practice in a Volatile Economy. Venue: Kaduna Trade Fair Centre, Zaria Road, Kaduna Date:  Monday 4th November to Saturday 9th November 2019 JOIN THE NEW BBM […]

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Nigerian Association of Dermatologist 13th Scientific Conference

The Nigerian Association of Dermatologists ( NAD) is gearing up for our 13th Scientific Conference and Annual General Meeting taking place this year in Lagos and tagged NAD Lagos 2019! This year’s conference is themed ‘Promoting Skin health – The multifaceted approach and aims to highlight the importance of all health professionals in attaining skin […]

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#TheProfessional: Clinical Dishonesty in Medical Practice taking an unacceptable form

Medical practice should be selfless and favorable to all patients – Clinical Dishonesty have no place in it. Few weeks ago, i took a sick relative to a surgical consultant without revealing my identity. I left the room to accord them the necessary privacy while i sat outside. When I was called in by the […]

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Social Media Voce: DrZobo Said “Yes” to DrDiet234, for this reasons – The full Story

On this week of Social Media Voce – Why should you be interested about the romantic live of Dr Zobo and Dr Diet. DrZobo, whose real name is Dr Chioma Nwankama and DrDiet234, whose real name Collins Akanno got engaged and the internet was practically on meltdown. Why? With hundreds of people getting engaged weekly, […]

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New Medical Laboratory Scientists Inducts at University of Calabar Teaching Hospital and Abia State Uni Teaching Hospital. (Photos)

Medical Laboratory Science is a professional field that trains healthcare to performs chemical, heamatological, immunological, histopathological, cytopathologic, microscopic, and bacteriological diagnosis analyses on body fluids such as blood, urine, sputum, stool, cerebrospinal fluid (CSF), peritoneal fluid, pericardial fluid, and synovial fluid, as well as other specimens.  So today two major tertiary health institutions hosted the induction ceremonies of hundreds of her Medical Laboratory Scientists as the become registered members of […]

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WACP Calendar of Event for Year 2019

The West African College of Physicians, WACP have released the full list of successful candidates in its recently concluded fellowship 2019 examinations. We congratulate all successful candidates across West Africa who sat for the examinations. There is also an update on the Calendar and Programme of events for the WACP as shown below; Year Title […]

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BREAKING: UNTH Full List of Successful House Officers and Interns 2019

On a rather glad note, we are proud to bring you the comprehensive list of all SUCCESSFUL Intern and House Officer enlisted by the University of Nigeria Teaching Hospital, UNTH, Ituku/Ozalla Enugu. When we announced that thousands of young medical candidates applied to join the UNTH for the compulsory one-year internship positions, a huge number […]

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Endoscopic & Laparoscopic Training Workshop for Surgeons in Lagos.

Nigeria’s medical community will be hosting an Endo-Laparoscopy Hybrid Workshop for General, Colorectal & Bariatric Surgeons at the prestigious Lagos University Teaching Hospital, Idi-Araba, Lagos, from June 10 to June 12, 2019. The Course Outline includes; 1). Surgical Endoscopy Modern Endoluminal Techniques GIST Timor’s & Hybrid Techniques Role of Endoscopy in OP Early Endoscopic Management […]

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NPMCN: Radiology Pre Conference and Clinical Update Course on Genitourinary system.

The National Postgraduate Medical College of Nigeria, Faculty of Radiology presents this 2-Day Pre Conference Clinical Update Course on Genitourinary System. The Course is for candidates preparing for Part I and Part II Fellowship exams in Radiology and Radiotherapy. VENUE: Department of Radiology, Aminu Kano Teaching Hospital, Kano DATE: Monday 29th – Tuesday 30th July […]

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West African College of Surgeons Faculty of Radiology’s 2-Day Clinical Update Course on Head & Neck Imaging

The West African College of Surgeons WACS, presents a 2-Day Clinical Update Course on Head and Neck Imaging. Date:    Wednesday 6th – Thursday 7th March 2019 Venue:  National Trauma Centre, National Hospital, Abuja Time:     8:00am – 5:00pm daily This Course Is Intended For Candidates Writing Part I & Part II Examinations in Radiodiagnosis  and Radiotherapy Course fee:  N30,000 Note: […]

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Ophthalmological Society of Nigeria annual scientific conference & 44th Annual General Meeting

The Ophathalmology Society of Nigeria will also celebrate 50 amazing years of promoting excellence in the study of eye disease, care of the human eye and practice of ophthalmology since 1969 Venue: Calabar international convention Centre, Calabar, Cross Rivers State Dates: Pre-Congress 3rd -4th Sept 2019 Congress: 5th to 7th Sept 2019 Theme: Universal Eye […]

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College of Nigerian Pathologists Issues A Communique at its 13th Annual Scientific Conference and General Meeting

CThe College of Nigerian Pathologist held her 13th National Scientific Conference and Annual General Meeting at the Nigerian Armed Forces Resettlement Centre Lagos. The Theme of the conference was financing clinical laboratory services for the 21st century: Public private partnership or other models while the sub theme was Recent Advances in Pathology The opening ceremony was chaired […]