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The Voice Of A Hundred Medical Doctor

The Nigerian Medical Doctor feels isolated and cheated. The instability and confusion have many seeking greener pastures outside the country. Congratulated on gaining admission, I was warned that becoming a medical doctor will not be guaranteed until I was handed my certificate and license to practice. I watched my mates being weeded out in 100L. […]

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Book Launch: The Phenomenon Written By Dr Elijah Adegbesan .A.

Exactly how humans would live in the world to come is a controversial topic. It is short of contentious and highly debatable among biblical scholars. This phenomenon have fired up many to greater studies. A young medical doctor, before his Medical Induction ceremony, had a glimpse into this ‘live’ in the world beyond and he […]

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Opinion: The Realities And The Rhetoric, A Rejoinder To Nigerian Optometrist Association By Dr Abdullahi Sadiq Mohammed

I came across an article published in an online platform (nigerianmedicals.com) on May 9, 2018. Ordinarily I should have allowed the NMA to respond to the issues labelled against It  but for the falsehood and propaganda peddled intentionally to deceive unsuspecting public, I decided to clarify some misconceptions  especially those that has to do with […]

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#JOHESUStrike2018: JOHESU, FMC Asaba Management at War Over Use of Trainee Medical Officers

Angered by skeletal medical services being rendered by trainee officers at the Federal Medical Centre (FMC) Asaba, members of the Joint Health Sector Union (JOHESU) Asaba branch, on Saturday raised the alarm over use of inexperienced staff in the hospital. Currently, JOHESU members across the country are on strike action to press home their demands. […]

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Medical Laboratory Scientist: Resit Exam Schedule for Foreign-Trained Graduates Seeking Registration with MLSCN

This is to inform all foreign-trained Medical Laboratory Science graduate who were unsuccessful at the last qualifying exam that resit exam has been scheduled as follows: Date: 25th – 28th June, 2018. Venue: University of Benin Teaching Hospital, Benin-City, Edo State Exam. Fee: Fifty Thousand Naira (N50,000.00) only payable to MLSCN via remita. Method of Application: Interested candidates […]

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NPMCN 2018 Postgraduate Diploma in Anaesthesia Examination

National Postgraduate Medical College NPMCN, announces commencement of registration for the 2018 Postgraduate Diploma in Anaesthesia Examination. Day 1 – Written Papers Date: Monday 9th July 2018 Time: 9am-12noon – Paper I (Basic Sciences) 1.00pm – 4.00pm – Paper II (Principles and Practice of Anaesthesia) Venue: College Auditorium. Km 26, Lagos-Badagry Expressway, Ijanikin, Lagos Day 2 – Oral Examination […]

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Nigerian Army College of Nursing Begins Sale of Admission Forms on Sale 2018/2019 Session

The Nigerian Army College of Nursing, Yaba, Lagos debuts her first ever admission of civilians. Applications are invited from the general public into the POST BASIC MIDWIFERY (RM) program of the College. Kindly find below detailed information pertaining to the admission REQUIREMENTS:   1. Candidate must be Registered Nurse (RN) with at least 6 months post […]

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JOHESU Strike 2018 Update: State and Local Members Join In On May 9th, 2018

Federal Hospitals across the country are still in partial lock-down with no end to the strike action in sight. It seems the whole situation may be taking a drastic turn for the worst as state and local government health workers are warming up to join in the strike. This letter below confirms it: Dear Comrades, […]

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Future of Health Summit 2018 Holds in Lagos… in association with Forbes Africa

In what is beiing described as a positive development for the Nigerian Health Sector, CNBC Africa, the continent’s biggest business television channel, in collaboration with Philips, will host The Future of Health Summit 2018 in association with Forbes Africa for the first time in Lagos, Nigeria. The topic for this year’s event is The State of Healthcare in […]

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Society of Gynaecology and Obstetrics of Nigeria (SOGON) 2018 AGM and Scientific Conference Announced.

Society of Gynaecology and Obstetrics of Nigeria (SOGON) Presents its 52nd Annual General Meeting & Scientific Conference. Tagged “Canaan City”, the theme of this year’s event is “TECHNOLOGY AND CAPACITY BUILDING FOR EFFECTIVE MATERNAL CHILD HEALTH CARE IN THE SDG ERA”. Date: 19th – 24th November, 2018 Venue: Calabar International Conference Centre (CICC), Cross Rivers State, Nigeria. […]

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Nigerian Institute of Medical Research with WHO Presents A 7 Day Malaria Microscopy Workshop/Training

Nigerian Institute of Medical Research Malaria Reseatch Laboratory/Biochemistry & Nutrition Department in collaboration with the National Malaria Elimination Programme & the World Health Organization (WHO) Presents A 7 Day MALARIA MICROSCOPY WORKSHOP/TRAINING. Theme: Effective Malaria Diagnosis: Microscopy, RDT/Molecular Techniques Date: March 11th – 18th 2018 Time: 8:00am-5:30pm daily Venue: Nigerian Institute of Medical Research, 6, Edmund Crescent, Off Murtala […]

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Communique of the 14th UNAPSA Triennial Congress & 49th AGM and Scientific Conference of Paediatric Association of Nigeria (PAN)

COMMUNIQUE OF THE 14TH TRIENNIAL CONGRESS OF UNION OF NATIONAL AFRICAN PEADIATRIC SOCIETIES AND ASSOCIATIONS (UNAPSA), AND THE 49TH ANNUAL GENERAL METTING AND SCIENTIFIC CONFERENCE OF THE PAEDIATRIC ASSOCIATION OF NIGERIA (PAN) HELD AT INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE CENTRE, ABUJA, JANUARY 24TH-26TH, 2018 The Joint 14th Triennial Congress of UNAPSA and 49th Annual General Meeting and Scientific […]

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UGONSA Press Release: NURSES CALL FOR ESTABLISHMENT OF MORE NEUROPSYCHIATRIC HOSPITALS ACROSS THE COUNTRY

Nurses under the aegis of University Graduates of Nursing Science Association (UGONSA) has called for establishment of more Neuropsychiatric hospitals across Nigeria. The Association observed that existing Neuropsychiatric facilities are stretched beyond their capacities due to increasing incidence of Mental Health challenges among Nigerians. In a statement on Monday by the National Secretary of UGONSA, […]

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Association Of Radiologists In Nigeria (ARIN) National Conference (EKO AKETE 2018)

The National conference is a gathering of all radiologists and radiotherapists in Nigeria from various teaching hospitals, State hospitals, Federal Medical Centres and Private establishments all over the country. Theme: The Role of Radiology in Women Health Sub Themes:  The Business side of Radiology Fee Splitting/Rebate in Radiology Event Date: Wednesday 19 Sept, – Friday […]