JAMMU: A CME on implementation of new Medical Curriculum was organized in Auditorium of ASCOMS & Hospital, Sidhra, Jammu. As per the guidelines governing IMG Regulation 2019 the new curriculum has to be adopted by all the Medical Colleges across the country. The new curriculum is more of objective then subjective one. The drastic changes have been suggested in new curriculum which is going to be a competency based and new teaching learning method have to be adopted in the said curriculum.
Dr. Rajesh Kumar Gupta Prof & Head Orthopaedics and Co-ordinator of MEU, ASCOMS & Hospital while introducing the speakers and the topics laid stress on various important aspects of new curriculum. Dr. Gupta also elaborated on the role of the teachers in adopting this curriculum. Speaking on the occasion Dr. Meeta Gupta highlighted the new teaching learning method as per the curriculum. Dr. Jyoti Kohli spoke on responsibilities of Indian Medical Graduate and Dr. Shalini Sobti discussed on a New assessment methods while Dr. Ajay Puri explained AETCOM model in Medical Education.
The function presided over by Dr. Pavan Malhotra Director Principal, ASCOMS & Hospital who in his key note address informed the gathering to become proactive us finalizing the teaching module in their respective subjects he also informed that very shortly Departmental Academic Committee’s will be formed and the faculty members will be nominated to Joint Academic Committee and this nomination will be sent to Dean Faculty of Medicine Dr. Sunanda Raina for approval and subsequent finalization of the curriculum.