Renowned gynaecologists trained around 75 post-graduate students specializing in Obstetrics and Gynaecology in different medical colleges of Odisha on the new modalities of examination pattern in an ever changing field of medical education at a two-day workshop held at the Institute of Medical Sciences and SUM Hospital, faculty of medicine of SOA Deemed to be University here on September 28 and 29.
Titled ‘PG Master Class 2019’ the workshop was conducted under the aegis of the Indian Society of Perinatology and Reproductive Biology (ISOPARB).
The objective of the workshop was to provide the post-graduate students a real time exposure on examination patterns including how to approach questions, present clinical cases as well as issues concerning facing the viva examination. Senior faculty from inside and outside Odisha including Prof. Purna Chandra Mohapatra, Prof. Hemant Kumar Deshpande from Pune, Dr. Jaydev Mukherjee from Bihar, Dr. Maya Padhi from SCB Medical College Hospital, Cuttack, Dr. S.K. Rath from KIMS, Dr. Soubhagya Kumar Jena from AIIMS , Dr. Satyabhama Marandi, Dr. Sasmita Das and Dr. Tapan Patnaik from IMS and SUM Hospital interacted with the students. The workshop was inaugurated by Prof. Gangadhar Sahu, Dean, IMS and SUM Hospital in the presence of the Medical Superintendent, Prof. Pusparaj Samantasinhar. Prof. Manish Sahu, Chairperson of the workshop, Dr. Tapasi Pati, Coordinator and Dr. Shyama Kanungo conducted the workshop.