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CME ON BASIC COURSE IN EEG

Date :Dec 19, 2016

Department of Psychiatry, Father Muller Medical College organized a CME on “Basic course in EEG" on Sunday, 11th December 2016 in the  Knowledge Centre. More than 50 delegates from all over the State participated in the CME.

 

Dr Bhaskara P. Shelley, MBBS, MD(Medicine), DM (Neurology),FRCP Edin, Professor  and Head, Department of Neurology, Yenepoya University, Mangalore was the resource person for the CME. He is a cognitive behavioural neurologist trained at the Institute of Neurology, London and at Cambridge, United Kingdom. He has strong clinical and research interests in the disorders of the brain-mind interface, epilepsy, EEG in epilepsy and non epileptic disorders, dementia, neurodegenerative disorders, disorders of movement and cognition, neurodevelopmental disorders, and healthy brain ageing and his key publications reflect this interest. The course dealt with the historical perspectives, neurophysiological imperatives, reading an EEG, indications and applications of EEG.

 

The CME was inaugurated by Rev. Fr Patrick Rodrigues, the Director of FMCI. Rev. Fr Rudolf Ravi D’Sa, Administrator, FMMC also graced the occasion. The Programme was well received and appreciated by all the delegates.