FMGE (MCI Screening Test) July 2019 Result


We congratulate all our students for passing the Foreign Medical Graduate Examination held by National Board of Examinations, India in June, 2019. It’s a matter of great pride that all these students have excelled because of their hard work, determination & honesty in their approach.

Clinical Observership Program, 2019


A series of hospital visits are part of the MLEP curriculum which includes exposure to a wide spectrum of patients through hospital visits, internships with general practitioners & internships in primary health care centers.

Our Students from different universities visited hospitals as a part of Clinical Observership Program being conducted from 29th July 2019 to 13th Aug 2019 and 5th August to 20th August 2019.

The hospitals where the Clinical Observership Program is being conducted are as follows:

Sl No Hospital Name / City City/State
1 Meditrina Hospital Kollam, Kerala
2 Bhagwan Mahaveer Jain Hospital Bangalore, Karnataka
3 Team Speciality Hospital Pudukkottai , Tamil Nadu
4 Calcutta National Medical College and Hospital(CNMCH) Kolkata, West Bengal
5 K.K. Hospital Lucknow, Uttar Pradesh
6 Ishan Hospital Delhi
7 G.V.N Multi Speciality Hospital Trichy, Tamil Nadu
8 Child Jesus Hospital Trichy, Tamil Nadu
9 Sparsh Hospitals & Critical Care Bubaneshwar, Odisha
10 Nazareth Hospital Shillong,Meghalay

Doctors’ Alumni Meet at Shillong


 

Saraswati Online.Com organized an Alumni Meet for Doctors who graduated MBBS program from P.R. China, a joint initiative by Saraswati Online.Com, India and World Class Medical Universities, P.R.China. The meet was hosted at Pinewood Hotel, State Convention Centre, Shillong on 22nd June, 2019. The program was presided by Dr. Partha Sarathi Ganguli, Chief Mentor, Saraswati Online.Com.

Dr. Animesh Mishra spoke about disease pattern changes in recent times and Dr. C Daniala spoke about the increased importance of radiology on  daily life.

The purpose of the alumni association of SaraswatiOnline.Com is to provide a platform to the alumni doctors for rendering socially useful healthcare services to the underprivileged sections particularly and the society at large. The doctors are already individually connected to many socially beneficial services and this association will further enable them to promote their cause.

Alumni Association Shillong Charter was announced during the event. The includes:

Dr. Didakamiwan Khonglah,MBBS  as President who is currently working as Psychiatrist in Sanker Hospital, Shillong.
Dr. Dapmi Hinge,MBBS as Secretaty who is currently working as Medical and Health Officer in West Khasi Hills District, Govt of Meghalaya.
Dr. Anil Yap Sohtun, MBBS as Treasurer who is a Medical Officer at Bethany Hospital, Shillong.

 

International Yoga Day Celebration 2019


On 21st of June, 2019 Saraswati Online.Com celebrated international day for Yoga in association with Saraswati Yoga Mandir. Dali University, Southwest Medical University and in the offices of Saraswati Online.Com in Bangalore, Kolkata and Guangzhou, P.R. China celebrated the event in present of expert Yoga instructors. . The event was graced by the presence of Swami Sandarshananda of Ramkrishna Mission, Narendrapur, Kolkata.

Seminar on Indian Medical Mission to China & contemporary Sino- India Relations


The Consulate General of PR China in Kolkata organized a Seminar on Indian Medical Mission to China and Sino – Indian Relations on 14th June, 2019 at the office building of the Chinese Consulate . The Seminar was attended by Dr. Partha Sarathi Ganguli, Chief Mentor, Saraswati Online.Com and Mr. Sushant Das, Principal, Jyotirmoy Public School. A meeting was organized before the commencement of the Seminar regarding the role of Medical Education in Sino-Indian relationship. The Seminar began with Mr. Yuxiong, Deputy Consul General of PR China in Kolkata introducing the guests. There were speeches by M. Gantait, President of Dr. Kotnis Memorial Committee and Indian Acupuncture Association, Mr. B. Bhattacharya, Secretary General of Indian Acupuncture Association, Mr. Shyamal Ghosh, Secretary General of Dr. Kotnis Memorial Committee, Dr. Pradip Kumar Mitra, Director of the Medical Education Department, Govt. Of West Bengal, Maria Fernandez, member of the West Bengal Commission for Women and Mr. Chen Yaohua, Chairman of All India Chinese Association. The speeches were followed by a Keynote speech by Mr. Zha Liyou , Consul General of PR China in Kolkata.

Student and Parent’s Meet at Bhubaneswar


 

On 2nd June, 2019 fifty-seven parents representing twenty nine students gathered together at Bhubaneswar for the annual students’ and parents’ meet hosted by SaraswatiOnline.com India limited. The meeting was addressed by Dr. Partha Sarathi Ganguli, Chief Mentor of SaraswatiOnline.Com and Mr. Saroj Mahanti, director of the Bhubaneshwar office. The parents and staff deliberated on various issues including the service of care provided to the students through the course of their education. The parents were extremely pleased with the system of academic as well as pastoral care set up by SaraswatiOnline.Com. There were discussions on how most students graduating through Saraswati Online.Com have done incredibly well, passing MCI in the first attempt. Many have gone into their master’s degree and have completed their MD/MS. A few have already gone to the doctoral level of study that is MCH/DM.

Parents of students who graduated eons ago came to show their camaraderie and respect towards the organisation. A student from Orissa, Debashis Sahu appeared for the MCI in December and cleared with a score of 184 out of 300. He is a graduate of Nanchang University, PR China. His parents were present at the meeting although he could not make it. Another student though, namely Prosenjit Swine attended the meeting. He had also appeared for the MCI in December and scored 183 on 300 in his first attempt. He is a graduate of Southern Medical University, PR China. The evening ended with the giving out of congratulatory certificates to such students who passed the MCI screening test on their first attempt.

The support and love given by the parents were warmly welcomed by the Saraswati Online.Com management, it renewed their sprit and their faith that they were on the right path.

 

First MBBS Doctors’ Alumni Meet at Hyderabad


 

SaraswatiOniine.Com organized an Alumni meet for the MBBS doctors who graduated International MBBS Program at P. R. China through Saraswati 0nline.Com. The event took place on 31st May, 2019 from 07:00 pm onwards at Hotel Daspalla, Hyderabad Rd Number 37, C8! Colony, Jubilee Hills, Hyderabad-33.

The purpose of the alumni association of SaraswatiOnline.Com is to provide a platform to the alumni doctors for rendering socially useful healthcare services to the underprivileged sections particularly and the society at large. The doctors are already individually connected to many socially beneficial services and this association will further enable them to promote their cause.

The program was presided over by Dr. Partha Sarathi Ganguli, Chief Mentor, Saraswati Online.Com and was attended by alumni students of SarawatiOnline.Com, who are now well placed in the healthcare sector around the country, many have also completed their master degree.

Alumni members included Dr. Pavan Kumar Myeni, alumni of Southwest Medical University who has completed his master degree in Anesthesiology and is currently working as a Consultant at Pace Hospital, Hyderbad. Dr .Sandeep Kumar Mucherla also an alumni of Southwest Medical University who also completed his master degree in  Anesthesiology and is working at Apollo Hospital, Hyderabad, Dr . Vemuri Gopala Krishna, alumni of Southwest Medical University, working as IPDRG at Auditor Primara Medical Techonology, Madhapura. The list also included alumni from Dali University including Dr . K . Hari Kumar, who completed his Masters in Pharamacology, and is working as Medical Advisor at Critical Research Organization, Hyderabad, Dr . Issac .T working as Duty Doctor at Shenoi Hospital, Secunderbad, Dr . Mahesh Mareddy who completed his Masters in Emergency Medicine, working as Consultant in Emergency Medicine at OEN Hospital, Hyderabad, and Dr . Pavan Kumar Kanchupadu, Diploma in Emergency Medicine, working as an Emergency Physician at Narayana Multi-Speciality Hospital, Hyderabad.

 

Renowned doctors and personnel from the healthcare sector including Dr. Vithal Rao ,Consultant Ophthalmologist, who is also a parent of a present student of SaraswatiOnline.Com, Dr. Sudhakar Reddy K, HOD & Consultant department of emergency medicine, Max Cure Hospitals, President SEMI Telangana and CEO-VHR Educational Society, Dr. Vakati Sreedhar Managing Director, Remedies Labs and Dr.G.Rajasekhar, Managing Director Sriroop Cosmetic Surgery and CosmetoIogy Center attended the program. The meet was also attended by Ms. Vanita Ganguli, CEO, Saraswati Online.Com and Dr. Uttam Udayan, Vice Dean Medical Education Department, Saraswati Online.Com.

Seeing the involvement of the alumni members in Emergency Medicine, the Chief Mentor at the Meet suggested to explore the possibilities of starting a Mobile Emergency healthcare Unit and the alumni association of SaraswatiOnline.Com will be responsible for the services and will receive full support from SaraswatiOnline.Com in association with renowned hospitals which offer similar services in their respective areas.

4th International conference on Evolving Trends in Medical Education 2019


 

The Evolving Trends in Medical Education (ETME)-2019, the 4th International conference, held in LuZhou, co-hosted by Southwest Medical Univeristy, has been a successful in not just understanding but also implementing those discussed in ETME-2016, for medical education, International MBBS Program in China. The conference was attended by various Medical Universities in South Asia. The guest of honour was Ms. Ma Zhonghui, the Deputy Mayor of Luzhou city.

 

ETME-2019, like it’s predecessor emphasised on bridging the gap between International MBBS program and standard undergraduate medical program. As more and more foreign students are being enrolled for International MBBS program, the need for standardisation of curriculum has always been the main agenda of ETME. It’s has been an uphill task to meet the challenges faced and various issues related to standardisation, including managing students of different countries, were discussed in this edition of ETME.

 

The distinguished guest speakers from India & Nepal gave insight on Medical Education & Medical Licensing exams in their respective countries, thereby comparing with international MBBS program and identifying the areas that needs a significant attention in International MBBS program.

 

ETME – 2019 had many original articles presented in technical sessions and deservingly, a paper from each session was awarded with Best Paper award.  The technical sessions included papers on Pedagogy; Content & Syllabus; Innovations in teaching & use of technology; Licensing examination: Teaching, Learning approaches & differences and Student Management. The paper presentations and discussions were overwhelming and the newer methods discussed can be put into practice.

 

The panel discussion on campus discipline and academic discipline was attended by Directors, Deans, Academicians & personnel from administration addressed some common issues faced by every university. It was intriguing and informative.

 

This edition of ETME, for the first time, had participation and paper presentation by alumni of Southwest Medical University, LuZhou; Dali Univeristy, Dali; Jinan University, Guangzhou & Southern Medical University, Guangzhou.

 

For guiding the foreign students from India & Nepal about the licensing exams in their respective countries, A Handbook on Indian Medical Licensing Examination – FMGE was released & the same was shared with all the universities participating in ETME-2019; and Dr. Ankur Shah, Executive Member of Nepal Medical Council addressed about Nepal Licensing Examination to all the universities participated in ETME-2019.

Career guidance workshop for Science students in Schools at Shillong, Meghalaya


“WHAT’S  NEXT 2019 – Shillong, Meghalaya”

SaraswatiOnline.Com organized career guidance workshop for science stream students at various schools in Shillong. Few prominent schools are given below:

  1. Anthony Higher Secondary School, Don Bosco Rd, Laitumkhrah, Shillong, Meghalaya
  2. Gorkha Pathshala Higher Secondary School, GS Rd, Upper Mawprem, Garikhana, Shillong, Meghalaya
  3. Laban Bengalee Boys’ Higher Secondary School, Streamlet Road Shillong, Laban, Shillong, Meghalaya
  4. Jailroad Boys’ Higher Secondary School, Police Reserve, Shillong, Meghalaya
  5. Lady Kean Girls’ Higher Secondary School, Secretariat Hills, Shillong, Meghalaya

The workshop started with an Ice breaking session with the students which included fun question and answers sessions.

The ice breaking sessions were followed by thorough session with presentation and one to one discussion about career guidance for Science students. The students were informed about the prospects of MBBS. Details of the procedures of taking admissions and requirements for admission into MBBS courses such as marks requirement in the Higher Secondary or equivalent examinations were discussed with the students.

There are many countries which are preferred by Indian students if they want to study MBBS abroad. Details about MBBS in China, MBBS in Philippines, MBBS in Ukraine, MBBS in Bangladesh were shared with the students

The session is followed by a written quiz contest. All the students present in the workshop participate in the quiz contest.

The students were given participation certificates at the end of each workshop and the 1st, 2nd and 3rd prize winners of the quiz competitions received their prizes a week later at the schools’ Assembly.