Navigation Links
British Medical Association Plans Collaboration With India

The British Medical Association (BMA) plans collaboration with the Indian Medical Association (IMA) to exchange //scientific knowhow and to provide more opportunities for medical graduates to train in Britain.

BMA president Praveen J. Kumar, who was here Friday to attend the 81st national conference of the IMA, said: "I had a fruitful discussion with the new IMA president Ajay Kumar and he was eager for a close and active collaboration with the BMA."

"The move will benefit millions of people, particularly the poor, who still fails to afford costly treatment," Kumar told IANS.

Born in India, Kumar is a professor at Barts, Royal London and the Homerton Hospitals. She is not only the first Indian origin woman but also the first Asian origin woman who has taken over as president of the BMA this year.

"The BMA is looking for a close collaboration with India to establish scholarship or sponsorship for young medical graduates to come for training in Britain," she said.

She said that under the scholarship or sponsorship, the BMA would try to facilitate training for them in Britain. After the completion of training they can return to India to help the people, particularly the poor.

Another likely field of collaboration will be in the publication of medical journals.

The BMA would try to reduce the price and fee for Indian medicos to avail of the British Medical Journal and clinical evidence journals.

She expressed hope that India's medical science would rule the roost in the world in next two to three decades. "I strongly feel that 20 to 30 years down the line India will be the leader of the world in medical sciences," she said.

The BMA was founded in 1832 as an association for doctors in Britain. Its main aim is to promote the science of medicine. It has a membership of 139,000 doctors in Britain and outside.



Source-IANS
'"/>




Page: 1

Related medicine news :

1. Designer baby for British couple
2. British Authorities Seize Spurious Drugs
3. Collaborations planned between British Organization and Indian health care industry
4. British Healthcare Mission Explores Partnership Possibilities With Indian Healthcare Sector
5. British Women Flies to India for Treatment of Breast Cancer
6. Sharp Increase In Morning-After Pill Sales Among British Women
7. British company developing ‘Safer Cigarettes
8. British man Recovered from HIV
9. British medical education suffers shortage of bodies
10. Relief For British MS Patients: Cannabis-Based Oral Spray
11. British Scientists Doubt Delhi Doctor’s Stem Cell Claim
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
TAG: British Medical Association Plans Collaboration With India

(Date:7/9/2014)... Wakulich was told she had an aneurysm, she figured an ... , "I was devastated," said Wakulich, who is 56 years ... was a serious diagnosis. Then I met Dr. Bernard Bendok ... less invasive procedure. It was something I didn,t even know ... multi-center U.S. clinical trial to evaluate the safety and effectiveness ...
(Date:7/9/2014)... cancer, researchers have uncovered mutations in a cell-signaling pathway ... knowledge may expand treatments for patients because drugs targeting ... are in clinical trials. , Reporting July 9 in ... (TCGA), including researchers at Washington University School of Medicine ... studied tumors from 230 patients with lung adenocarcinoma. , ...
(Date:7/9/2014)... found that fecal transplantation is effective and safe for ... is the result of a study led by Colleen ... Gastrointestinal Medicine at The Women,s Medicine Collaborative. The study ... of print in the American Journal of Gastroenterology ... diff , has increased to epidemic proportions over the ...
(Date:7/9/2014)... N.Y. Although feelings are personal and subjective, ... code that objectively represents emotions across different senses, ... by Cornell University neuroscientist Adam Anderson. , "We ... the orbitofrontal cortex, an area of the brain ... code which captures an individual,s subjective feeling," says ...
(Date:7/9/2014)... NEW YORK (July 8, 2014) Researchers from ... College of Medicine of Yeshiva University will present ... being held July 12 July 17 in Copenhagen, ... triggers that could prompt transition from cognitive normality to ... of the Einstein Aging Study , established in ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):Health News:New type of stent could help some brain aneurysm patients 2Health News:Lung cancer study hints at new treatments 2Health News:Women's Medicine Collaborative examines safety of fecal transplant to treat C. difficile 2Health News:Study cracks how the brain processes emotions 2Health News:Investigators from Montefiore and Einstein to present data at 2014 Alzheimer's Association International Conference 2Health News:Investigators from Montefiore and Einstein to present data at 2014 Alzheimer's Association International Conference 3
... , , RADNOR, Pa., ... selected as the NIMH Outreach Partner for the state of ... in each state, Puerto Rico and the District of Columbia. ... over 80 National Partners, including professional, consumer, advocacy, and service-related ...
... ... keynote the upcoming Materials and Processes for Medical Devices Conference , Aug. 10-12 at ... (Vocus) ... keynote the upcoming Materials and Processes for Medical Devices Conference , Aug. 10-12 at ...
... , , BOSTON, July 27 ... today with community members and elected officials to celebrate the groundbreaking ... Massachusetts -- the $115 million Kroc Corps Community Center on the ... Chairman of the Kroc Campaign and a longtime supporter of the ...
... divorce and widowhood to poorer health , MONDAY, July 27 (HealthDay ... your health, but it has been less clear how you will ... Now, a new study shows that scenario spells trouble, even if ... who ceased being married at some point in their lives were ...
... N.Y., July 27, 2009By a wide margin, health care ... public and private health plans, and strongly support other ... payment reform and a national insurance health exchange with ... leaders feel it is urgent to enact comprehensive health ...
... , , WALTHAM, Mass., ... ADGE), a leading On-Site Utility offering clean electricity, heat, hot ... facilities, is pleased to announce that it has entered into ... of $3,492,650, which increases the equity of the Company,s common ...
Cached Medicine News:Health News:Feeling Blue Suicide Prevention Council Partners With the National Institute of Mental Health 2Health News:Minnesotans to Keynote Materials for Medical Devices Conference 2Health News:Mayor Menino Joins The Salvation Army to Celebrate the Groundbreaking of the Kroc Community Center 2Health News:Mayor Menino Joins The Salvation Army to Celebrate the Groundbreaking of the Kroc Community Center 3Health News:Marriage Ends, Health Declines 2Health News:Marriage Ends, Health Declines 3Health News:Health care leaders say need for reform is urgent 2Health News:American DG Energy Announces $3.5 Million Private Placement 2
(Date:1/15/2014)... Medical is very pleased to announce the appointment of Mr. ... Officer.  Mark was promoted from his current role of Chief ... facilities in Massachusetts , Mississippi ... in 2012 with 20+ years of broad-based operations, sales, engineering ...
(Date:1/15/2014)...  According to Millennium Research Group (MRG), the global ... the United States and European transcatheter ... moderately through 2022, with embolization particles representing one ... in drug-eluting beads (DEBs) and radioembolization spheres in ...
(Date:1/15/2014)... 2014 Reportlinker.com announces that a new ... catalogue: Global Markets ... -- Focus on End Users ... A drug delivery system is ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:Tegra Medical Appoints New Chief Executive Officer 2Tegra Medical Appoints New Chief Executive Officer 3US and European Transcatheter Embolization and Occlusion Device Market to Surpass $1.6 Billion by 2022 2US and European Transcatheter Embolization and Occlusion Device Market to Surpass $1.6 Billion by 2022 3Global Markets and Technologies for Advanced Drug Delivery Systems -- Focus on End Users 2Global Markets and Technologies for Advanced Drug Delivery Systems -- Focus on End Users 3Global Markets and Technologies for Advanced Drug Delivery Systems -- Focus on End Users 4Global Markets and Technologies for Advanced Drug Delivery Systems -- Focus on End Users 5Global Markets and Technologies for Advanced Drug Delivery Systems -- Focus on End Users 6Global Markets and Technologies for Advanced Drug Delivery Systems -- Focus on End Users 7Global Markets and Technologies for Advanced Drug Delivery Systems -- Focus on End Users 8Global Markets and Technologies for Advanced Drug Delivery Systems -- Focus on End Users 9Global Markets and Technologies for Advanced Drug Delivery Systems -- Focus on End Users 10Global Markets and Technologies for Advanced Drug Delivery Systems -- Focus on End Users 11Global Markets and Technologies for Advanced Drug Delivery Systems -- Focus on End Users 12Global Markets and Technologies for Advanced Drug Delivery Systems -- Focus on End Users 13Global Markets and Technologies for Advanced Drug Delivery Systems -- Focus on End Users 14Global Markets and Technologies for Advanced Drug Delivery Systems -- Focus on End Users 15Global Markets and Technologies for Advanced Drug Delivery Systems -- Focus on End Users 16Global Markets and Technologies for Advanced Drug Delivery Systems -- Focus on End Users 17Global Markets and Technologies for Advanced Drug Delivery Systems -- Focus on End Users 18
... June 1 DURECT Corporation (Nasdaq: DRRX ) announced today that ... the Jefferies Global Life Sciences Conference on Thursday, June 10 at ... Hotel in New York .   , ...   http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20020717/DRRXLOGO ) , , , ...
... , June 1 Jazz Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (Nasdaq: JAZZ ) ... Officer, will present at the Jefferies 2010 Global Life Sciences Conference on ... the Grand Hyatt Hotel in New York, NY . , ... A live webcast of the presentation may be accessed ...
Cached Medicine Technology:DURECT to Present at the Jefferies Global Life Sciences Conference 2
Straight shafts with fine pierse type tips. Flat open serrated handle with dull finish....
The Elschnig teeth of this forceps are ideal for grasping sclera during suturing. Delicate tying platform handles the finest suture material. 0.12 mm, 1 x 2 teeth....
Jaws with fine teeth. Serrated handle with polished finish. Jaws: Wide, 4.5 mm. With thumb catch lock....
Straight shafts with heavy Elschnig teeth. Flat serrated handle with slide style lock and polished finished....
Medicine Products: