The Medical Education unit of Chennai Medical College Hospital and Research Center was formed on  3rd December 2008 under the chairman ship of the then Dean of the Medical college.The Medical Education unit has been conducting various programs in Medical Education like CMEs Workshop and other Academic activities since its inception. The Medical Education unit had involved in various Academic activities like Clinical Society Meeting, Journal Clubs on monthly basis regularly during the previous years.The present Medical Education Unit was reconstituted under the chairman Ship of the Dean Dr. Sukumaran Annamalai M.D, D.H.H.M.,The Medical Education unit in one of the very active and vibrant Department of Chennai Medical College Hospital and Research Center.The Medical Education Unit actively organized Sensitization Workshop on Medical Education Technology and also a Basic Level Workshop on Medical Education Technology under the auspices of Regional Training Center approved by MCI.

                           This College has full fledged facilities comprising of faculty members and support services . Faculty members are constantly attending CME Programmes. Two of our professors were conferred best medical teachers award. Need based community oriented, up to date medical education is being provided to the students and para medical workers at par with national and international standard by a battery of qualified and experienced teachers through didactic lectures, practicals, clinical demonstration, bedside teaching, group discussion, symposium, seminars, continuous medical education etc.,

Aims of Medical Education Unit
1.Faculty Development
2.Curriculum Development
3.Research in Medical Education
4.Development of Research Center
5.Continuing Medical Education
6.Policy Development
7.Developing system of assessment
8.Developing communication skills
9.Developing and implementing instructional designs



ADMINISTRATION, ACADEMICS AND PATIENT WELFARE

This institution has various committees headed by Professors of various departments for smooth running of administrative works, academic activities and patient welfare.

COMMUNITY EDUCATION

This center has organized community out reach programme and health education programmes under the auspices of department of community medicine and medical education unit on various National / International health days such as world health day, world TB day, world AIDS day , breast feeding week etc., The celebrations were well covered by daily newspaper published from Tiruchirapalli.

CONCLUSION

Thus this centre will fulfill the needs and expectations of the community, provide timely treatment to the sick, and assist to bring down morbidity and mortality.  by providing medical education in a patient-centered manner. Thus modern health care has emerged in a rural area of Trichy District which will play an idealistic role for other institutions. Also this institution proposes to bring community health empowerment, introduce evidence based medical education and undertake health science research.


MEDICAL EDUCATION UNIT:

Staff

S.No.

FACULTY NAME

DESIGNATION

POSITION

1

Dr. Sukumaran Annamalai M.D, D.H.H.M.,

Dean- Medical College

Chairman

2

Dr. Gurudatta S Pawar.,M.D.

Prof & HOD, Forensic Medicine

Co-ordinator

3

Dr. P. Thirumalaikolundu subramanian.,M.D.

Prof & HOD, General Medicine

Member

4

Dr. P. R. Prabu Elango.,M.D.D.ch.,

Prof of Paediatrics

Member

5

Dr. Nachalannamalai.,M.D.

Prof of Physiology

Member

6

Dr. T. S. Guga Priya.,M.D.

Asso. Prof of Anatomy

Member

7

Dr. Umapathy Sembian.,M.D.

Asso. Prof of Anatomy

Member

8

Dr. M. Muhil.,M.D.

Asso. Prof of Physiology

Member

9

Dr. S. Priya Banthavi.,M.D.

Asso. Prof of Pathology

Member

10

Dr. M. Vijayakumar.,M.S.,

Asst. Prof of ENT

Member

11

Dr. E. Kamala.,M.D.

Asst. Prof of Anatomy

Member

12

Dr. M. Rajajeyakumar.,M.D.

Asst. Prof of Physiology

Member

13

Dr. S. Krishna Kumar.,M.D.

Asst. Prof of Physiology

Member

 

 

    SUPPORT STAFF

          Stenographer                               -       Mr. N.Ramakrishnan
          Computer operator                     -       Mrs.Balamani
          Technician in Audio
           Visual aids                                  -       Mr.Cyril Santhosh
          Photographer/artist                    -       Mr.Dhayanithi

B) EQUIPMENT AVAILABLE

  1. Overhead projector           -        1no
  2. LCD projector                    -        1no
  3. Computer with printer     -        1no
  4. TV                                        -        1no
  5. VCD player                         -        1no
  6. Education CDs                  -        33nos
  7. Still camera                        -        1no
  8. Video camera                    -        1no
  9. Scanner                               -        1no
  10. Flip charts                           -        As Per Need
  11. Projector screen               -        1 no

C) Teaching & Training Material Available    :   Yes

         D) No of training course conducted              
                 by Medical Education Unit                           :


1

2009- Orientation Program

2

2010-Orientation Program
(10.11.2010 to 12.11.2010)

3

2011 - Basic Course Work Shop
(06.09.2011 to 08.09.2011)           

MCI Observer
Dr.P.Surendran,  Professor , SRMC

4

2012- Basic Course Work Shop                                                                                                                 (17.04.2012 to 19.04.2012)                    

MCI Observer
Dr.L.Kannan ,
Associate Professor, SRMC

5

2013- Basic Course Work Shop                                                                                                                 (12.11.2013 to 14.11.2013)                    

MCI Observer
Dr.L.Kannan ,
Associate Professor, SRMC

                              

  1.   Categories of personnel trained         :      Prof , Asso.Prof, Asst.Prof, Tutors
  2.   Number trained in each category      :      Professor – 24

                Asso.Prof – 4
                Asst.Prof – 47
                Senior Resident / Tutor – 6
               Grand Total -81

 

Sri Ramachandra Medical College & Research Institute
MCI Nodal Centre for Faculty Development  Attitude and Communication (AT-Com) Module  Sensitization Programme


S.No.

Name of Faculty

Designation

Department

Date

1

Dr.Gurudatta S Pawar.,M.D

Co – ordinator
Professor

MEU
Forensic Medicine

01.09.2015

2

Dr. E. Kamala, M.D.

Assistant Professor

Anatomy

01.09.2015

3

Dr. Nachal Annamalai, M.D.

Professor

Physiology

23.11.2015

4

Dr.Vijayakumar

Assistant Professor

ENT

23.11.2015

5

Dr. M. Muhil,M.D.

Associate Professor

Physiology

23.11.2015

6

Dr. Umapathy Sembian, M.D.

Associate Professor

Anatomy

23.11.2015

Sri Ramachandra Medical College & Research Institute
MCI Nodal Centre for Faculty Development
Revised Basic Course Workshop


S.No.

Name of Faculty

Designation

Department

From

To

1

Dr.Gurudatta S Pawar.,M.D

Co – ordinator
Professor

MEU
Forensic Medicine

02.09.2015

04.09.2015

2

Dr. E. Kamala, M.D.

Assistant Professor

Anatomy

02.09.2015

04.09.2015

3

Dr. Nachal Annamalai, M.D.

Professor

Physiology

24.11.2015

26.11.2015

4

Dr.Vijayakumar

Assistant Professor

ENT

24.11.2015

26.11.2015

5

Dr. M. Muhil,M.D.

Associate Professor

Physiology

20.01.2016

22.01.2016

6

Dr. Umapathy Sembian, M.D.

Associate Professor

Anatomy

20.01.2016

22.01.2016

 


Academic/CME programs:

 

Basic Science Journal Club Programme 2015 -2016

PG Integrated Seminar ( 2015 2016)

CME / Workshop / Other Programme Conducted in 2015 2016

 


CME Programme list 2014

Journal Club Programme - 2014 -2015

Advance Course in Medical Education Program

CME Programme List - 2013

MET Workshop List - 2013

Basic Course Workshop 2012

CME Programs - 2011 -13

Workshop Programs - 2011 -13

Journal Club Meeting - 2011 -13