CHRISTIAN MEDICAL COLLEGE, VELLORE
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WEEKLY NEWS - 2017

SPECIAL EDITION
Pancreas harvested, a first for CMC, from brain-dead accident victim
Magazine of Weill Cornell Medicine profiles Ida Scudder, one of its first female alumnae, this month
New gates, gym & other facilities inaugurated at College of Nursing
8th Annual Research Day held
Training of trainers programme conducted for staff of NSACP Sri Lanka
World Pharmacist Day observed
Anaesthesia conducts CME on Labour Analgesia
Centre for Stem Cell Research conducts symposium on cell and gene therapy
Opthalmology opens Centre for Low Vision Rehabilitation
Dietetics and Lions Club Vellore jointly organise awareness programme
Students get an idea of human anatomy – The Hindu
Commissioning Service held for new Director of CMC Vellore, Dr. Peter John Victor
Trauma care centre will be the face of new CMC Campus - The Hindu
Mobile app & Token Calling System inaugurated
Medical Post-Doctoral Fellowships Admissions (Additional) – 2017
Two ICU ambulances dedicated, and ground broken for second puzzle park
Family donates organs of brain-dead youth - The Hindu
Chittoor Campus celebrates first anniversary of theatre complex
Library Services hosts international conference on trends and challenges in knowledge dissemination
CME Update on Fetal Growth Restriction
CMC signs MOU with Kotagiri Medical Fellowship Trust
Biostatistics conducts short course with training in STATA
Radiology conducts CME on Chest Imaging
CMC celebrates 71st Independence Day
State-of-the-art endoscopic equipment inaugurated
Neonatology and Maternal Nursing celebrate World Breastfeeding Week
Annual Medical Alumni Reunion held
Safety Cell conducts workshop on hospital safety and occupational health
Specialised skin care unit inaugurated
Heart and lungs harvested at CMC save two lives
Library Services organises international conference on `Libraries without borders`
12th Annual PG CME in Haematology
MCI Nodal Centre, CMC Vellore, conducts Revised Basic Course workshop
College of Nursing hosts annual Alumni Reunion
Clinical Virology conducts 11th Fieldhouse-Myers Oration
Leadership seminar for senior faculty and staff organised
Clinical Virology (National HIV Reference Laboratory ) conducts GSP workshop
Book on Biostatistics released
Virology conducts national conference to celebrate Golden Jubilee
CMC takes part in World Breastfeeding Week celebrations in the city
Legal services clinic at CMC for HIV-affected
Distance Education conducts workshop on Self-Learning Modules
Anaesthesia conducts CME on neuroanaesthesia and neuromonitoring
Training in Family Medicine for MBBS Graduates in Mission Hospitals
Endocrinology conducts diabetes management symposia in Sri Lanka
Medical Oncology Day Care II inaugurated
CME on essential psychiatric skills held
Symposium of Therapeutic Drug Monitoring held
Batch of 2014 organises ‘Pegasus’, the annual inter-collegiate fest
All Staff Retreat held
Orthopaedics conducts workshop for PGs and CME for OR nurses
Safety Cell and QMC organise mock evacuation drill
Workshop on Stoma Care Nursing held
ASHA launches alumni association
PMR & Geriatrics organise CME on `Rehab potential in elderly`
NABH assessment for Certification in Nursing Excellence initiated
MBBS Admissions 2017 : Last date for submission of online application
CMC conducts `swap` kidney transplant: The Hindu
Diploma in Allergy & Asthma 2018 - last date for submission of application is 16th Aug 2017
State-of-the-art Linear Accelerator for Radiation Oncology
Campus kid discovers new Indian species of jelly fish
Critical Care conducts assessment & support in Intensive Care workshop
Roll-out of RUHSA’s cancer community screening project to mission hospitals
CME on `The role of Biochemistry in Reproductive Medicine`
College of Nursing wins Overall Championship at State SNA Conference
Talk on drug abuse for students
Blood donation camp on World Donor Day
Urology conducts annual master class for PGs
Surgical specialties offer training for children`s care in district hospitals
Radiology conducts CME on Abdominal Imaging
NABH accreditation for institution renewed
Missions department dedicated
Right posture emphasised during Occupational Health Week
Batches of `12,`13,`14,`15 graduate from Distance Education
School of Optometry hosts intercollegiate academic programme
Community Health conducts summer camps at Jawadhi
Medical Higher Specialty Admissions - 2017
Cochrane South Asia conducts protocol development workshop
New high-end equipment for Radiology
Focus on depression during World Health Day
OG Nursing observes Safe Motherhood Day
Furnishing the Friendship Chapel at the Kagithapattarai Campus
World Autism Awareness Month inaugurated
One-Stop Database for Medical Imaging
Life-saving surgery for unborn baby: The Hindu
M.S. Bioengineering Admission 2017
Haematology opens Next Generation Sequencing Facility
CMC hosts dance competition: The Hindu
Medical Post-Doctoral Fellowship Admission – 2017
Charity cricket match: ‘Diffabled’ team Vs CMC
"Imperfections need to be appreciated" - The Hindu
Skoch Awards 2017
CMC’s Department of Endocrinology wins award
Dr.Ida S Scudder : Challenger Trophy 2017
Summer Admissions - 2017
ARADANA TV Health Show Interview of Dr. Sunil Chandy
Christian Medical College goes smart with automated car park
Brick laying ceremony at Kannigapuram